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Dame Darcy acquired her initial skill set while still a child and teen working as an apprentice to her father in his sign painting studio Green Tree Graphics. She began her own career at age 17 when she won a scholarship to the San Francisco Art Institute where she was taught by George Kuchar. Dame Darcy is now known worldwide as a sequential artist, (cartoonist/ illustrator/ writer) fine artist, musician, and animator/filmmaker.
Her first publishing deal was acquired at the age of 21 with her comic book series Meat Cake / published by Fantagraphics Books for over 20 years. She had the pleasure to work with writer Alan Moore of DC comics /Cobweb and others, Marvel comics/The Fantastic Four, Putnam Penguin NYC/ Graphic Novel Jane Eyre, PressPop Tokyo /Dollerium Comix and DVD, Merrell London /graphic novel Gasoline, Comic Book Tattoo /compilation comic with Tori Amos/ Image Comics, Holt NYC / Hand Book for Hot Witches, Seven Stories Press NYC/ Graphic Cannon comic compilation series #1 #2 #3 and other publications.
She also experienced Illustrating for fashion designers Anna Sui (NYC) and Japanese Gothic Lolita designers, CWC, Baby Doll, Ku, Coi Girl Magic and Jared Gold (LA) etc. While also working as a runway model.
Her teaching experience varies among all ages and contexts, Dame Darcy taught an independent comics publishing course at School Of Visual Arts in Manhattan, as well as lecturing and workshops at Columbia University, Europe, and Japan. She also taught art to inner city middle school children for four years as part of the LACER after school program, she currently teaches painting and more.
Her films and animation have won awards and shown internationally. Her fine art and dolls have been exhibited and sold in art galleries globally for 20 years plus. Dame Darcy is a lifetime musican and and cabaret performer. Her band is Death By Doll, the current album, ElectRococo.
Her self publishing company (books, e-books, and e-cards), fine art (original illustration, paintings, art dolls), press kit, events, music, commissions, video, short film and animation, and all other multimedia can be seen and acquired at Dame Darcy.com, where she can be contacted directly (email@example.com).