Steve Artley's work in editorial cartooning twice earned him the "Best Editorial Cartoonist of the Year" award from the Minnesota Newspapers Assoc. In 2009, he received First and Second Place from the Virginia Press Association News Contest, and was honored with "Best In Show" award for work in his category, and again took First Place in 2010, 2011 and 2012. His cartoons have been syndicated throughout the United States and Canada, appearing in publications such as Newsweek, the Washington Post and New York Times. His work has been included in online cartoon anthologies such as TIME "Best Cartoons of the Week" and NPR "Double Takes," and was among the "Best Editorial Cartoons of the Year," by the Washington Post in 2011. His cartoons have been used in school text books, trade books and magazines, congressional publications and news periodicals. Steve has also taught classes in cartooning and theatre at a private Minnesota arts school. In the autumn of 2013, he launched an illustrated anthology series, The Aphelion Arc that features original stories in science fiction and fantasy that he writes and illustrates from his studio in Alexandria, VA, His editorial cartoons appear in one of the Washington DC area's local newspapers, The Alexandria (VA) Gazette Packet and are syndicated by ARTIZANS throughout the U.S. and Canada.
For a showcase of Steve's cartoons visit: artleytoonsonline.blogspot.com/
The Aphelion Arc Illustrated Anthology Series at: aphelionarc.com