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Bread Tarleton

Cartoonist and Illustrator



2023, Fellowship at The Soapbox Community Print Shop

2022, Cupcake Award, Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE)

2021, Illustration Mentorship Grant, Koyama Provides



2024, Soften the Blow, Fieldmouse Press

2023, Flip Turn, Self Published (CupCAKE award winner)

2023, BodyBuilding, Self Published

2022, Bruce Fort: Professional Bully, So-So Press

2021, Capn Durk, Self Published

2019, Losing Comics, Self Published

2018, The Woods, Self Published

2018, This is the World I am, Self Published

2018, Big Grungus, Self-published, with Ocean Jones

Editorial works

2023, the Atlas of Billy Dean Vol 2: Explicitly Queer, A.B.O. Comix, Billy Thomas

2023, The Atlas of Billy Dean Vol 1, A.B.O. Comix, Billy Thomas

2022, A Queer Prisoner’s Comix Anthology: Edition V, A.B.O. Comix, Various Artists

2022, Bod-E of Work, A.B.O. Comix, E.L. Tedana

2021, Boy of Hearts, A.B.O. Comix, Sirbrian Spease

2021, Podlife Vol. 1, A.B.O. Comix, Harold Lee

2021, Dark Matters and Prophecy: Secrets of the Ouija Board, A.B.O. Comix, Jefferson Borba de Souza

2021, Hope: Rise of a Trans Woman Superhero, A.B.O. Comix, Tyreise Swain

2021, Any Way but Straight, A.B.O. Comix, Gabriella Wyatt


Anthology Pieces

2023, Virtual Woman, Far Too Fat Issue 3, Far Too Fat

2022, Dans la Terre, Meandering Realms

2021, Virtually IRL, Malt Adult 22 Zine, Malt Adult

2021, Dogfish Love, Swim On 7, Swim On



2023, Flip Turn Publication interview with Sequential Philly

2023, Review of 2022 work by Rob Clough 

2022, Bruce Fort: Professional Bully Interview with Tim Patton

2021, CupCake award interview with Sequential Philly


2021, Bookbinding workshop with Free Library of Philadelphia

2022-2023, multiple Bookbinding and zine-making workshops at The Soapbox

2023, Bookbinding and Comics making workshops at the Free Library of Philadelphia



2019, MFA, Center for Cartoon Studies, White River Junction, VT

2017, BS, The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

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