Dean Yeagle has been a professional cartoonist since the age of 19. He’s worked in animation for most of his career, with his own production company in New York, doing character design and animated commercials , and various projects for Disney, Warner Bros., Blue Sky, the Muppets, and many corporate clients. For 15 years he drew cartoons for Playboy Magazine and now does original artworks and commissions for collectors and galleries, with two recent one-man shows in Paris. He now lives and works in the Los Angeles area with his wife Barbara, who is also an artist. They have a daughter, Rebecca, and two lovely and funny granddaughters – Lily and Juliette.