Richard Comely is a Canadian comic book creator, penciller, inker, letterer, colorist, editor, and publisher.
Richard Comely was born in Oxford, England in 1950 and Relocated to Canada as a child in 1953. He has resided in Ontario, Manitoba and Alberta.
Comely has worked as a commercial artist and writer since his teens, and began publishing his Captain Canuck comic book series in 1975. The book has now been published on and off for over 40 years.
He has also written and illustrated children's books, syndicated newspaper features, and greeting cards for advertising, promotional videos and television. He designed and manufactures the ComelyCrane; a portable, extendable jib arm. Richard still teaches art classes and is very involved in his community.
In 2012, Richard went into an exclusive licensing agreement with Fadi Hakim to produce animation, new Captain Canuck comic book series, merchandise, and pursue licensing ventures under Captain Canuck Incorporated.
Richard Comely will be appearing at Niagara Falls Comic Con Friday and Saturday only.