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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Marty Baumann ~ 'Times Two'

Marty Baumann has worked as a graphic designer and illustrator at Pixar Animation Studios. His artwork can be seen in Toy Story 3, Cars 2, Hawaiian Vacation, the Cars Toons series, and many others. He's rendered illustrations and developed characters for toy manufacturers, magazines and newspapers, illustrated children's books, created logos, infographics, web sites, broadcast promotions and presentation art for Hasbro, HarperCollins, Image Comics, Chronicle Books, National Geographic, Scholastic, Universal Studios, Weekly Reader, Johnson & Johnson, Nickelodeon and many others. Among recent projects, Marty completed a redesign of the classic game Monopoly and took part in a redesign of 'Chester' the Cheeto's mascot.

Marty is the creator of The Crater Kid, a critically-acclaimed, all-ages sci-fi comic strip and The Astounding B Monster, a definitive guide to cult sci-fi and horror movies. He is also the creator of Dick Profane, the misanthropic comic strip lawman whose exploits are currently being developed for television. Marty is an accomplished rhythm and blues singer/guitarist. He's shared the stage with Bobby "Blue" Bland, Jr. Walker and the All Stars, Fenton Robinson, Hound Dog Taylor's Houserockers, Danny Gatton, Johnny Winter, Tab Benoit, John Hammond and many others. Marty's CD Let's Buzz Awhile features 13 original blues tunes.

Many thanks Marty for for your contributions to The Mother Hen Project. These 2 works of art are a mix of digital and pen&ink.