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CARTOONIST IN BLOOM

At just 12 years old, Owen Andersen knows what he wants to be when he grows up. Starting this week, his creativity will have an outlet in the paper via Owen’s Comic Corner.

  • Owen Andersen
    Owen Andersen
JEREMY WALTNER  -  PUBLISHER Owen Andersen says that ever since he was a little kid he has liked to draw. But it wasn’t until he discovered and read Dog Man, the graphic novel series by cartoonist Dav Pilkey, who also authored the popular Captain Underpants books, that he decided to take his drawings to a new level. “I was like, Hmm, comics,” says Owen, a sixth grader at Freeman Public. “I should write some of those.” And so he did. The 12-year-old has been writing comics for the past…

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