Darrin Brege is freelance graphic artist, designing print and multi-media pieces for numerous companies. Brege is also the cover artist and illustrator for the Michigan and American Chillers book series. Brege and his wife have recently released their book "The Chill Art Sketchbook, How to Draw 12 of your Favorite Creatures from the Chillers Series!" Brege attended animation school in Southern California and has a Bachelor of Arts from Albion College. Over the years he has created original characters and animations for Warner Brothers (Space Jam), for Hasbro (Tonka Joe Multimedia line) and Disney.

He has recently produced work for Hershey's, Tri-Star Pictures, Warner Brothers and Columbia House. He is also the comedic impressionist for Detroit's Sportstradio am 1130 WDFN, and does voice work for 106.7 the Drive. Brege also does numerous commercial voice-overs. He is happily married to Karen - and is one of the comedic performers in her improvisational comedy troupe "Totally Unrehearsed Theatre", which has been performing weekly since 1993 at Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle in Royal Oak. Together they reside in Brighton, Michigan; and have a son they adore..

Karen Bell-Brege is the co-writer (along with her husband, who is also the illustrator) of their recently released book "The Chill Art Sketchbook, How to Draw 12 of your Favorite Creatures from the Chillers Series!" Bell-Brege is also the founder and director for the highly acclaimed improvisational comedy troupe "Totally Unrehearsed Theatre", which has been performing weekly at Mark Ridley's Comedy Castle in Royal Oak since 1993. She is also a member of the National Speakers Association and gives keynotes and humor training workshops for numerous businesses, corporations and associations. She also does commercials and voice-overs. She has several of her character voices on Hasbro Interactive games (Tonka series) and Universal (Fractured Fairy Tales). A former Communications Specialist for UAW-Chrysler, she has won a Telly award for one of her video productions. Bell-Brege was once a full-time announcer and toured nationally for Working Woman Magazine as a Commentator and Coordinator. Bell-Brege collaborates on many projects with her husband, who also performs with Totally Unrehearsed Theatre. Together they reside in Brighton; Michigan and have a son that they adore.

Illustrations Darrin Brege 2005  email:  chillerartist@yahoo.com