About Us

We are the Inked Owl, and Inked Owl means quality.  We will work as hard as we can to make you great original web comics, prints, commissions, fan art, and more! our creative team is comprised of two parts Eryn Craig (the artist) and Ryan Chidester (the writer) you can read more about each of us below. 

Eryn Craig

Eryn is a student of graphic design as well as a hobbyist. She continues to try to improve her work, and is always looking for a new method of creation or inspiration. A few of her favorite contemporary artists and designers are Mike Mignola, Leslie Hung, Kim Jung Gi, David Carson, Herb Lubalin, Alexis Ziritt, among countless others. She aspires to become a graphic designer with focuses in illustration, comics, and animation, potentially with a career in the film industry.

Ryan Chidester

Ryan Chidester is an aspiring comic book writer, he has a few projects in the works at the moment, one of which is to be released on this very website, it's called Princess of Nowhere. Ryan's style could be described as eclectic in nature, with overlaying tones of pulp! his inspirations are varied, but some of his favorite books are The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Jurassic Park, The Hobbit, Lord of the Rings, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,  and Live and Let Die. Ryan also greatly enjoys the films of Akira Kurasawa.