Agnes Garbowska was born in Poland and grew up in Canada. She currently resides in the United States. With a strong imagination, she found her love of art and comics at an early age. This has led her to have her long career being a storyteller in comics and graphic novels for over 14 years.
Agnes has worked with many of the major comic book publishers illustrating such titles as the New York Times Best Selling, Ringo Award, and Diamond Gem Award winner DC Superhero Girls, as well as Teen Titans Go! for DC Comics. She has also worked on many titles for IDW Publishing including My Little Pony, Care Bears, and Jem and the Holograms. In addition, she has worked on Grumpy Cat, Boo: The World’s Cutest Dog, and Li’l Vampi for Dynamite Entertainment, Sonic Universe Off-Panel Stripes for Archie Comics, and Victories for Dark Horse. She has worked with Marvel Comics, providing artwork for Girl Comics and Spider-Ham 25th Anniversary Special, as well as cover art for Marvel’s Super Hero Adventures.
In addition to interior art, Agnes has been working as a cover artist for many IDW titles including My Little Pony, Jem and the Holograms, Transformers, Clue, G.I. Joe, Powerpuff Girls, Samurai Jack, Dexter’s Laboratory, and Littlest Pet Shop series. In addition to her IDW work, she has illustrated cover art for many Dynamite Entertainment titles including Boo: World’s Cutest Dog, Grumpy Cat, Red Sonja, Li’l Battlestar Galactica, Li’l Ernie, Li’l Bionic Kids, Li’l Red Sonia, and Doodle Jump. Her cover work continues to other companies, illustrating covers for Aspen ComicA, Archie Comics, Oni Press, Boom!, and Valiant to name a few.
Before her full-time work in comics, Agnes was the illustrator for the Yogurt the Ogre line of books for Canadian publisher Pdoink!. Yogurt the Ogre won the Gold Medal in the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards in 2011 for best first book in the picture book category.