sharpie ninja, cat lover and drawer of things...

1980 was a good year.... Pac Man the arcade game was created, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back debuted, Richard Pryor set himself on fire freebasing cocaine and Chris Sanchez aka Bankystar was born.



Fast Forward 36 epic years into the future where he is now a freelance illustrator/comic artist/painter. Chris has worked for several independent publishers over the years including his own Co-owned label El Arto Press. Currently, he is drawing for Caliber Press as well as working on his own creator owned series QuickDraw and El Mariachi.


He loves indie rock, zombies, robots, sugar skulls and cats. Chris now lives in a suburb of Detroit, MI with his wife and daughter.

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