Profile for Jorge Mascarenhas

Jorge Mascarenhas was born in Boston, Massachusetts. Since the age of seven he was selling his famed elementary school comic called "Ferinhas (Little Beasts in Portuguese)." He grew up in three different places (Brazil, Mexico and US) and graduated with honors from the California College of the Arts in San Francisco. His work has graced the pages of national and international publications. In addition, his work has been awarded by Communication Arts, Society of Illustrators, 3x3 Magazine, Lürzer's Archive, Spectrum and American Illustration.