Dan Berry is an illustrator, designer, cartoonist and lecturer based right here in Shrewsbury.
He is the Programme Leader for the BA/MDES Illustration, Graphic Novels and Children’s Publishing degree courses at the School of Creative Arts, Wrexham Glyndwr University.
Since 2012 he has produced the podcast Make It Then Tell Everybody in which he has spoken to over a hundred other artists about what they do and how they do it.
He also records a comedy podcast with Hannah Berry (no relation) entitled No YOU Hang Up. He has produced illustration work for The NME, Michael Rosen, The National Union of Teachers and more.
He has produced the 18 books since 2009 for some of the worlds most respected publishers including Fanfare Press, Blank Slate Books and been nominated for nominated for Best Anthology for Eisner Awards 2016 for 24 by 7 alongside fellow creators with Kristyna Baczynski, Joe Decie, Warwick Johnson-Cadwell, Sarah McIntyre, Fumio Obata & Jack Teagle and plethora of self published mini comics before that.
As a talented typographer and designer he also makes, modifies and enthuses about pens and custom typefaces.