Kerstin Jans aka Keja Blank is a selfemployed illustrator and graphic designer from Ludwigsburg with a second home in the world of high fantasy. For 17 years, she has been working as art director for agencies and publishers in the field of illustration, graphic, concept and character design. She is also known as a detail-loving (fan)artist with a penchant for daily sketching. Inspired by the Pen and Paper group of comic artist Jonas Grund, the idea for their first joint comic project about the adventures of the elf Naeris was born very quickly. Have a first look at it at the Comic Salon!