Carol Swain

Carol Swain

Born in 1962, London, Carol Swain was brought up in Wales, in a village deemed so evil by travelling evangelist missionaries, they condemned it as a modern Sodom and Gomorrah. From there to art school where she studied painting. In 1989 she began self-publishing her comic Way Out Strips, which was later picked up by Fantagraphics Books. She lives in London with her writer boyfriend and is currently collaborating with him on a chronicle of his misspent youth.