Gary Erskine has worked in the comic industry for near thirty years for MARVEL, DC Comics, Vertigo, Dark Horse Comics, IMAGE, IDW and more. He has worked with writers such as Mark Millar, Garth Ennis, James Robinson and Grant Morrison on books including The Unwritten, Hellblazer and War Stories. He has also worked on Grindhouse with Alex De Campi. During his career he has drawn characters as diverse as Judge Dredd, Starman, John Constantine, Dan Dare and Captain America. He has also contributed to licenses including Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who, Transformers and Terminator. He mentors film students on storyboarding, teaches workshops at schools and libraries and is currently writing and publishing ROLLER GRRRLS.
Gary has also provided storyboards and concept design work for the games and film industry and also works commercially with clients including D’Agostini, SONY, EA Games COLORS, Team GB British Cycling, J League and the Joshua Agency. He has also contributed a short story to the successful Metal Made Flesh series for Subversive Comics, working with writer Cy Dethan on a piece entitled The Final Piece Of Me. Recent work includes the companion graphic novel to the Frontlines series of sci-fi novels by Marko Kloos, written by Ivan Brandon for Jet City Comics. He has also drawn covers for Sabrina, The Teenage Witch and Adler.
Outside comics, Gary also hosts character Design workshops for schools and teaches storyboards for film students at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. More recently he has also provided workshops for the Prince’s Trust. He has produced educational and promotional work and talks for various universities including Glasgow and St Andrews. He also teaches at Fife college.
Gary was also the Creative Director of the Glenrothes Comic Con events in 2017 and 2018,
He lives near St. Andrews with his wife, Mhairi and cats, Meg and Mog.