Bernie Wrightson

Bernard Albert Wrightson (October 27, 1948 – March 18, 2017), sometimes credited as Bernie Wrightson, was an American artist, known for co-creating the Swamp Thing, his adaptation of the novel Frankenstein illustration work, and for his other horror comics and illustrations, which feature his trademark intricate pen and brushwork.

Bernie Wrightson
Wrightson at the 2006 Dallas Comic Con
Born(1948-10-27)October 27, 1948
Dundalk, Maryland, United States
DiedMarch 18, 2017(2017-03-18) (aged 68)
Austin, Texas, United States
NationalityAmerican
Area(s)Penciller, Artist, Inker
Pseudonym(s)Berni Wrightson
Notable works
Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein, House of Mystery, House of Secrets, Swamp Thing
AwardsShazam Award 1972, 1973, 1974; Inkpot Award 1987; H.P. Lovecraft Award 2007; National Cartoonists Society Award 2012; Inkwell Awards Special Recognition Award 2015
Inkwell Awards Joe Sinnott Hall of Fame 2020[1][2][3]
Spouse(s)Michele (née Robinson)
Liz Wrightson

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