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    Jon Hastings - 'Bean'
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Jon graduated from U.C. Santa Cruz with a B.A. in Art in 1990. Since then, aside from running Kiwi Studios, he has:

* Taught classes in cartooning through various civic arts programs, the Fort Mason Art Center and the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco.
* Written and illustrated eleven issues of the comic book "Smith Brown Jones: Alien Accountant" (which was nominated for an Eisner Award, the "Oscar" of comic books.)
* Done the lettering (for six years) for the nationally syndicated comic strip Dilbert by Scott Adams.
* been a member of the Board of Directors for the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco.
* been the Santa Cruz chapter president of the Graphic Arts Association.
* seen every episode of The Simpsons.

Date of Birth: August 14, 1967
Birthplace: San Francisco, California


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  • 1997 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards - Nominee - Talent Deserving of Wider Recognition: (for Smith Brown Jones [Kiwi Studios])

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Haunted Mansion (2005)
Mad Science (2001)
Smith Brown Jones (1996)
Smith Brown Jones: Alien Accountant (1998)
Smith Brown Jones: Conventional Mayhem (1999)

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