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Chad Hardin grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. He moved to Cedar City, Utah, where he attended Southern Utah University, and later completed his bachelor’s in art with an illustration concentration. After graduation, he worked in the video game industry on a number of high-profile titles for several studios. In 2006, he quit his full-time job as an in-house illustrator to pursue his life-long dream of drawing comics. In 2013, he graduated from the Academy of Art University of San Francisco with an MFA in illustration. Today, he resides in Salt Lake City and is currently illustrating DC’s hit comic Harley Quinn. Chad is also a professor of art/illustration at UVU and is working on a creator-owned comic for the web and print.