Tim Molloy

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Tim Molloy is a New Zealand illustrator and comic artist, living and working in Melbourne. [1] Molloy's work has appeared in Tango, [2] Torpedo [3] and Desktop Magazine. [4] In 2007 he published a collection of his comic art as Under the Bed. [5] Since 2006 he has collaborated with writer Adam Lachlan to produce Life on Earth cartoons. [6] Recently he has published two graphic novels, It Shines and Shakes and Laughs and Mr Unpronounceable Adventures through Australian publisher, Milk Shadow Books.

As a promotion for the web series Zombies On Ramsay Street, Molloy was employed to zombify a number of press social media profiles. He gave the same treatment to MyM magazine's official mascot Mya Tenshi, in Issue 31.

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  3. http://www.readings.com.au/product/9780980403961/torpedo-issue-6
  4. "The Jacky Winter Peter Peter » Tim Molloy". blog.jackywinter.com. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008.
  5. "Geek Events Australia – Every geeky event across Australia + New Zealand".
  6. "life on earth cartoons". www.lifeonearthcartoons.com. Archived from the original on 21 October 2009.