The Downey Legend

Artist of the Month: Stolichnaya Duque

Artist of the Month: Stolichnaya Duque

Lily Nguyen, Writer, Comic Artist

September 20, 2017

Fresh out of middle school and starting her high school journey, freshman Stolichnaya “Sam” Duque uses a classic pencil and eraser to create art. Duque specializes in drawing anime fanart and her own original characters.   Duque started in a humble beginning, and was originally inspired...

Away to another world

Mercy Watkins

December 2, 2009

Seniors Andrea Benavidez and Ariana Cervantes have been making their own comic book since their 10th grade year. What started out as scribbles on a piece of paper turned into “another world.” Within a year their comic book evolved from a note passed during class turned into a book, where char...

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