EDITOR IN CHEIF
C.M.Butzer co-founded Rabid Rabbit with Paul Hoppe in May of 2005
C.M.Butzer was born and raised in a small town in Oregon just outside of Portland. In 1992 Butzer left Oregon to attend Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle where he earned a BFA in Illustration. After school he worked for Wizards of the Coast. In 1998 he moved to Florence, Italy to become a tour guide on the Italian renaissance. In Florence, he met Luigi Galante, who ran a didactic illustration studio. C.M. apprenticed for six months and was hired on as a full time illustrator. He worked for Studio Galante for nearly five years before moving to New York City to earn his MFA at the School Visual Arts. Butzer Graduated 2005 and worked since as a Cartoonist, Illustrator, and Storyboard Artist. In 2009 Harper Collins published his “Gettysburg” the graphic novel. He is currently working on his second book and working as a storyboard and concept illustrator. His work has been featured in the Society of Illustrators, American Library Association, and the Graphic Novel Reporter. C.M.Butzer teaches Independent Comics at the School of Visual Arts.
The samples below are the cover of Rabid Rabbit #6 and pages from issues #11 & #12