Shawn Encarnacion is a former writer for ThoughtCo, focusing on drawing and sketching. He is a freelance cartoonist who has been working in the field full time since 2005. He has provided game, story, and character design for clients in a range of media, including web, book, magazine, card, game and web illustration for clients all over the United States and within all six of the populated continents.
Shawn holds an associate of arts degree from Life Pacific College.
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