The Downey Legend

Jace Carlos
Downey Legend comic artist, Jace Carlos, 12, returns for the feeling of family that he had left behind in the previous year of newspaper, aiming to bring about laughter and expand the minds of his peers with his comics. In the previous year, Carlos had been involved in Downey High’s boys wrestling until a torn ACL brought this to a halt. Currently, he spends his spare time working as a cashier for his family's restaurant, T&A Taco. 

Carlos has decided he will major in animation after high school, his goal being to write and animate his own cartoon show. Through his comics, Carlos attempts to encourage his readers to think outside the box in a way that also entertains the reader. In regards to this, Carlos stated, “I want them to see comedy in a different way.” He said, “I always see the same joke when it comes to comics and I want to stand out.”

Jace Carlos, Illustrator

Nov 01, 2019
Hiding Myself (Story/Media)
Oct 16, 2019
Catpitalism (Story/Media)
Oct 11, 2019
New B Building Tiles? (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
(Bad) Tiny Dancer (Story)
May 21, 2018
Line Cutting (Story/Media)
Apr 30, 2018
Walmart Yodeling Boy (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
Inventions (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2018
Dog Comforting (Story/Media)
Feb 23, 2018
When You See Your Crush… (Story/Media)
Feb 09, 2018
Chicken Tender (Story/Media)
Jan 31, 2018
First Signs of Senioritis (Story/Media)
Dec 18, 2017
What I’m Going to do Over Break (Story/Media)
Oct 31, 2017
Halloween Costumes (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Things I Love About Fall (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Sleepy in Class (Story)
Sep 16, 2017
Recovering from 9/11 (Story)
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