Barry Renshaw is a UCLAN graduate living in the North West of England, working in comic book illustration, storyboarding and conceptual design using a mix of traditional and digital tools.

His artwork can be found in a number of independent publications from Accent UK, FutureQuake Press and others, as well as providing material for Judge Dredd The Megazine, The Official UK Star Trek Magazine, Comics International and Multiverse Magazine. For nearly ten years he edited and published the Engine Comics line of comic books and the independent comics news magazine REDEYE. He has chaired panels on independent publishing and hosted cartoon workshops for children and adults.

He has storyboarded numerous short films and features, most notably the critically acclaimed Judge Dredd inspired film Judge Minty (2013) directed by Steven Sterlacchini, and most recently the short film The Box (2015), directed by Shaune Harrison, which was entered into the 2015 Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner.

He is currently working on a line of innovative illustrated childrens’ books and a four issue comic book series. He lives with his long suffering partner, incredibly smart daughter and an indifferent cat. He likes tea of various origins and to be surrounded by vintage Star Wars toys.

To discuss your project, availability and current rates, please contact him at info@barryrenshaw.co.uk.

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