Chuck Whelon


The British-born artist is creator, writer and artist on a wide range of puzzle and activity books.

Chuck Whelon is a freelance cartoonist & member of the NCS, represented by the Beehive Illustration Agency. He was born and raised in Basingstoke, England, and now lives in San Francisco, California.

He is the author of a wide variety of internationally distributed children’s puzzle and activity books, including the “What to Doodle?” series for Dover, and more recently a series of search and find books including “Where’s the Mermaid?” for Penguin Random House.

He is the creator of the webcomic serial “Pewfell”, which he describes as a semi-autobiographical epic fantasy sit-com. He draws cartoons for Goodman Games’ Dungeon Crawl Classics role-playing game, and for a long time I drew the “Dr. Dig” strip for Cricket Magazine Group’s “Dig into History” magazine.

He has illustrated a number of boardgames for Minion Game, including his own creation “Legitimacy: The Game of Royal Bastards”.

His latest project is a new-kind of puzzle book called “Wizard Pickles”, which features a variety of different puzzles combines with search activities and an engaging story, to be published in 2019 by Polar Press.

Chuck Whelon's NCSFest Schedule:

The Big NCSFest Live Signing!
Thursday, May 16 - 5:00 pm
Hyatt Regency - Mariner's Ballroom
Free!

Pechakucha!
Sunday, May 19 - 12:00 pm
Hyatt Regency - Fountain Room
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