Art by Emma Ringelding

Emma Ringelberg (also known as Emma Ringelding) is a Dutch comic artist, originally from Dieren. She first came to the attention in 2009, when she won a Dutch comics contest held by the Breda Comics Festival, and saw her submission printed in Eppo magazine. She also participated in small press publications like De Lijn (edited by Johan de Rooij), amateur webcomic portals like Daily Danger and events like 24 Hour Comics Day in Lambiek. Ringelberg studied Comic Design at ArtEZ in Zwolle, where one of her teachers was Hanco Kolk. She contributed to several editions of the institute's anthology OOGST (and was editor for two of them), and also worked with Margreet de Heer on the lettering of the English edition of De Heer's 'Philosophy: a Discovery in Comics' (2012).

Review of Hanna Bervoet's novel 'Ivanov', for Boekenkrant (2016)

Ringelberg graduated in 2015 and has been working as a freelance comic artist and illustrator in Arnhem since then. She has drawn comic stories from scripts by René Leisink for several editions of the true crime magazine Koud Bloed in 2015 and 2016, the first one from edition 25 in cooperation with her boyfriend Jordi Peters. She furthermore makes illustrated book reviews for Boekenkrant since early 2016.

Op Missie by Emma Ringelding
From: Op Missie 2

Emma has participated in the second volume of the anthology series 'Op Missie' (Strip2000, 2016), in which comic artists tell the true life stories of war veterans. Ringelberg teamed up with Dennis Stoppelenburg, who had served in Mali in 2015. Other artists for the publication were Floor de Goede, Marcel Ruijters, Rob van Barneveld, Dace Sietina and Jules Calis. Ringelberg has also worked for the Dutch trade union federation FNV, newspaper De Volkskrant and the publishing houses Ambo|Anthos, Dwarsligger, and Nieuw Amsterdam. She works as an editor for comic publisher Strip2000 since April 2016.

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