HELLO AND WELCOME!
I am Cecilie "Q" Maintz Thorsen, an Eisner nominated Danish storyteller and visual artist!
I am currently available for hire.
Feel free to have a look around.
Cecilie "Q" Maintz Thorsen - Storyteller, Illustrator, Teacher
Mae's Dungeon Diary is my biggest project to date.
It's a fantasy quest story, told through a fictional sketchbook!
Mae is a young performer, looking to be the most famous Adventurer in the land. She brings two "friends" and one journal. But her quest for recognition leads her to a grave discovery...
The Light at the End
A comic about letting go.
It's In The Wind
Three witches and a baby.
This comic is part of an assignment to plan a 100-120 page story and draw ten of the pages. These are the first ten; the opening of the story.
Five pages about the last.
Joy in a Boy
Thomas is 18 and possessed by a ghost.Joy is 13, a ghost, and ready to live.
Six strips. Part of a strip comics workshop with Danielle Corsetto. Would love to expand it one day!
Hello and Welcome!
I am Cecilie "Q" Maintz Thorsen, a young Danish storyteller and visual artist.
Freshly graduated from the Animation Workshop (VIA University College) as a Graphic Storyteller!
I write and draw comics, make illustrations, teach, and do graphic design.
Three things I excel at:
I always strive to be inclusive and diverse in my storytelling and be a change for good in the world.
Please feel free to write me for more details.I'll happily draw, write, design, or teach!
Eisner Nominated 2019
Best Humor Publication
Get Naked, by Steven T. Seagle et al.
8 / 2015 - 6 / 2019
Bachelor in Graphic Storytelling
The Animation Workshop, VIA University College
8 / 2014 - 12 / 2014
The Drawing Academy
Course in classical drawing
The Animation Workshop
1 / 2013 - 6 / 2013
Graphic Design Course
Krabbesholm Højskole, Skive, DK
8 / 2018 - 12 / 2018
Mentee at Helioscope Studios, Portland, OR
7 / 2017-19
Foundation of comics creation and production (story writing, page layouts, sketching, finishing, dealing with art insecurity)
Summer Course in Comics Creation (one week)
8 / 2016 - 5 / 2017
Classical drawing, illustration, comics
Tjele Efterskole, Denmark
4 / 2016 + 12 / 2017
Comics For Good”-participant
Making comics for a good cause
w/ Fábio Cujino, Arsenalet, Viborg, DK
Other places to find me...