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Kristen McGuire

Comic Artist / Author / Voice Actress
Dallas, TX USA

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Kristen McGuire is an award winning artist and voice actress with an itchy drawing hand and an overactive imagination. Armed with a Wacom tablet and a degree in Visual Art and Communication, Kristen has managed to self-publish seven different comic books since 2008 and has won two awards for her original paintings, some of which have sold for over five hundred dollars while on display at local art shows. Her art, which heavily feature original characters and designs have even inspired professional cosplayers in the industry who have gone on to compete in cosplay competitions utilizing Kristen's designs.

Her comic titles include Enchanted (chapters 1-6), and A Day in the Life of a Cat Girl.

On top of her self published comics, Kristen is also internationally published as a contributor in Flame Tree Publishing's new drawing book Drawing Basics Made Easy.

In 2013 Kristen jumped into the role of voice actress and she started working for FUNimation providing voice overs for anime. You can hear her as Chiyo Kurihara in Prison School, Hinano Kurahashi in Assassination Classroom, Vera in Maria the Virgin Witch, Yuriko in Mikagura School Suite, Beach Chevro in Sky Wizards Academy, Touma in Noragami Aragoto, Harumoa in Tokyo ESP, Charm in Heavy Object, Defier Girl in Divine Gate, Amahara in Shonen Maid and she also has provided additional voices in several other anime titles and indie video games.

Currently she is working as a script writer for FUNimation and has adapted scripts for Dance With Devils, Dagashi Kashi, Shonen Maid and Love Live! Sunshine! She is also a coloring assistant for Sonny Strait on the popular Dark Horse comic, Elf Quest.



Convention Guest Appearances:
   Mini A-Kon 2012 - February 18 in Denton, TX
   AnimeFest 2012 - August 31 - September 3 in Dallas, TX
   A-Kon 2013 - May 31 - June 2 in Dallas, TX
   Anime North Texas 2013 - November 15-17 in Forth Worth, TX
   AnimeFest 2014 - August 15-18 in Dallas, TX
   Tyler Rose City Comic Con 2014 - October 25-26 in Tyler, TX
   Anime North Texas 2014 - November 14-16 in Forth Worth, TX
   Bara No Toshi Anime Con 2015 - February 20-22 in Tyler, TX
   A-Kon 2015 - June 5-7 in Dallas, TX
   Tokyo in Tulsa 2015 - July 17-19 in Tulsa, OK
   Glitchcon 2015 - July 31 - August 2 in Springdale, AR
   AnimeFest 2015 - September 4-7 in Dallas, TX
   NerdaCon 2015 - November 6-7 in Columbus, GA
   Con+Alt+Delete 2015 - December 18-20 in Rosemont, IL
   Mizuumi-Con 2016 - April 2-3 in San Antonio, TX
   A-Kon 2016 - June 3-5 in Dallas, TX
   KuroNekoCon 2016 - July 30-31 in Spokane, WA
   AnimeFest 2016 - August 12-15 in Dallas, TX
   Delta H Con 2016 - August 19-21 in Houston, TX
   Burleson Arts & Manga Festival 2016 - September 17 in Burleson, TX
   A-Kon 2017 - June 8-11 in Fort Worth, TX
21 guest appearances

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