Pakkins' Land #1 (October 1996)
Gary Shipman is a self-taught comic artist, whose best known work is the acclaimed independent comic book series 'Pakkins' Land'. After launching the series in self-copied books in 1995, his comic has been published through Caliber Press, Image Comics, and Alias. In 1987, he co-created the superhero character 'Edge' for Silverwolf Comics, and illustrated the first 3 issues of that series. In 2003, he illustrated 'Amazing True Life Stories' # 2 for Crosswind Comics. Shipman has also worked on the development of several animated projects.