Head of Visual Arts

Kent brings to CATS his experience as a working arts professional alongside his passion for teaching. He is a traditional mediums artist with a focus on creating art for the commercial art industry. As a professional comic book inker, his work has been published by Image Comics, Archie Comics, IDW Publishing and Topps Trading Cards where he worked on properties such as Dr. Who, Star Wars, Sonic the Hedgehog, MegaMan, and Mars Attacks. Kent also co-launched the popular webcomic Dr. McNinja which was eventually collected and published by Dark Horse Comics. Kent’s focus his to help students create a strong portfolio for college applications as well as prepare students for life as a professional artist. Kent received his BFA in Cartooning from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. For more information on Kent, visit