Cynthia Meckl-SloanSelf-taught cartoonist, Cynthia Meckl-Sloan, started drawing cartoons when she was eight years old, and was strongly influenced by the illustrations and humor in Mad Magazine. "I used to study the cartoons because I wanted to draw caricatures like that," she explains. Since then, she has transformed her humor into cartoons and greeting card illustrations. Also, Cynthia has authored a humorous play entitled "Omlet", based on Hamlet, and has composed satirical poetry in the Mad magazine style. Cynthia is an English Professor and is currently working on a Doctorate.
Didier BlochBorn in Switzerland and raised in Paris, Didier traveled to Canada and Tahiti after attending hotel school in Lausanne, Switzerland. In 1993, he opened his restaurant, Cafe des Beaux-Arts, in Palm Desert, California. He is married to Christina, who is an accomplished artist, and is the father of three children. He is the co-author of a play that premiered in Hollywood on October, 2013, called "Marilyn, Madness & Me". Didier was also the coach of the U.S. Petanque team for the World Championship in 2012 that competed in Marseilles France.