Greg Cook was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated at the Art Institute in 1995. He moved to Gloucester, Massachusetts and started working as a clerk for a small newspaper, which occasionally publishes his cartoons and illustrations. He created the comic book 'Catch as Catch Can'. Besides drawing comics, Greg Cook is also a painter, photographer and puppeteer. He received the "Promising New Talent" Ignatz Award at the Small Press Expo in Bethesda, Md., in 2002.