Stephanie Merrill/Dead-Koi is a graduate of the Academy of Art University with a BFA in Illustration and a minor in Graphic Novels and Comics.  She currently works as a freelance Illustrator whose works have appeared in card games such a Fate Foretold and several publications.  Most of the time she can be found working on her webcomic Home ( or lurking the mountains of West Virginia looking for the MothMan.