Smudge (aka Christina Hanson) is an Artist, Animator, and Graphic Novelist. A long time sci-fi/fantasy geek living in Silicon Valley, with her husband, Baron Engel, two house-mates, and copious quantities of art materials. A graduate of CalArts, she has worked in the gaming industry as an animator, written and illustrated many comic books and graphic novels and continues to be an avid anime watcher.