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2003 Art & Design Major, Theatre Minor

Author of "Dead Duck and Zombie Chick" and "Bodie Troll"


Jay Fosgitt, '03 Department of Art and Design major and Theatre minor has worked in comics since 2006.  Jay is creator and author of "Dead Duck and Zombie Chick" (Source Point Press) and "Bodie Troll" (Boom Studios).  Both titles have achieved great success with "Bodie Troll" becoming a continuing series.

Jay has served as an artist for Marvel Comics, My Little Pony (IDW Publishing) and Archie Comics.  His work has also been featured on the cover of a Sesame Street comic, which was unveiled during an episode of "The Rachael Ray Show."  In addition to his artwork, Jay also served as a writer for Sesame Street Comics. 

In addition to his extensive illustration portfolio, Jay has traveled extensively for scheduled appearances and signings at Comic-Cons and forums across the U.S.

While at CMU Jay was a staff cartoonist for CM Life. He is currently a member of The National Cartoonists Society and in 2013 was a finalist for their Reuben Award for Best Comic Book ("Bodie Troll").

Jay's latest projects and complete gallery can be found at http://www.jayfosgitt.com