Molly Crabapple is an artist, author and founder of Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School. She has been called "One of New York's coolest denizens" by the NY Post, "a downtown phenomenon" by the New York Times, and "THE artist of our time" by comedian Margaret Cho. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Marvel Comics, and she has created Puppet Makers (DC Comics), Scarlett Takes Manhattan (Fugu Press). Her next graphic novel, Straw House, is due with First Second Books in 2013.