ABOUT

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Maria Laura Sanapo was born in Castiglione del Lago in Italy. As a child she loved music and drawing superheroes and she was used to copiyng illustration before she learned how to read and write. She studied foreign languages at the secondary school (she speaks English, German and Spanish) and she took a degree in languages at the University of Siena. After that, she decided to follow her real vocation attending two of three years of the International School of Comics in Florence and then, taking lessons from her menthor and husband Marco Santucci.
She's really passionate about music and Opera and she performs in her free time.

CAREER

She worked for Dynamite and DC Comics, illustrating titles including Dc Bombshells, Wonder-Woman, Batwoman, Vampirella, Red Sonja. She worked also for Archie Comics , Titan Comics, Valiant and Zenescope

She teaches at the International School of Comics in Florence and at the Kubert School.

For Convention bookings, please contact Mandy@comicsketchart.com

To know more about Maria's projects follow her on

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BIBLIOGRAPHY (Main Works)

Interior Art

DC Comics 

  • Bombshells vol. #8 #9 (2015)
  • Wonder Woman: Agent of Peace #15 (2020)
  • Sensational Wonder Woman chapter 9-10 (2021)
  • Batwoman-Truth & Justice #5 (2021)
  • Black Adam-The Justice Society Files- Cyclone #1 (2022)
  • Hershey's Heartwarming Books 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 (2022/2023)
  • Catwoman #56 (2023)
  • Titans: Beast World Tour-Atlantis (2024)

Dynamite

  • Grimm miniseries #1-5 (2016)
  • Charmed miniseries #1-5 (2016-2017)
  • Sheena, Queen of the Jungle miniseries #1-10 (2017-2018)
  • Vampirella, Valentine's Day Special #1 (2018-2019)
  • Red Sonja and Vampirella meet Betty and Veronica #1-12 (2019-2020)
  • Miss Fury (2020)
  • Red Sonja and Vampirella meet Betty and Veronica #1-12 (2019-2020)
Titan Comics - Dreamworks Animation

  • Penguins of Madagascar #3 (2015)
  • Puss in Boots #4 (2016)
Covers

DC Comics

  • Sensational  Wonder Woman Special #1 (2022)
  • Stargirl: The Lost Children #4 (2023)
  • Justice Society of America International Women's Day #3 (2023)
  • Action Comics #1056 (2023)
Additional Pin-Ups DC Comics/Warner Bros

  • The Sandman/Audible (2020-21)
  • Custom Project Serena Williams Wonderous serena for Direct TV (2021)
  • DC Heroes and Villains/Hachette Partworks (2021)
Dynamite

  • Grimm miniseries #1-5 (2016)
  • Charmed miniseries #1-5 (2016-2017)
  • Red Sonja #11 (2017)
  • Sheena, Queen of the Jungle miniseries #1-10 (2017-2018)
  • Barbarella #5 (2018)
  • Barbarella/Dejah Thoris #2-4 (2018)
  • Vampirella/Dejah Thoris #1 (2018)
  • Kiss, Blood and Stardust miniseries #1-5 (2018)
  • Hack Slash vs Chaos #1-2 (2018)
  • Red Sonja and Vampirella meet Betty and Veronica #7 (2019)
  • Vampiverse #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 (2020-2021)
  • Vampirella #25
  • Bad Kitty (2021)
Zenescope

  • Grimm Tales of Terror Vol. 2 #2 (2015)
  • Grimm Fairy Tales: Halloween Special (2015)
  • Robyn Hood #13 (2015)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #10 (2016)
  • Robyn Hood 2016 Annual
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #13 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #6   (2016)
  • Grimm Fairy Tales #120 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror Vol.2 #12 (2016)
  • Grimm Fairy Tales: Photoshoot Edition #1 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #4 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror Vol.2 #8 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror Vol.2 #3 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #9 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror Vol.2 #7 (2016)
  • Death Force #1 (2016)
  • Death Force #4 (2016)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror #2 (2017)
  • Van Helsing Black Annis (2020)
  • Belle, Beast Hunter (2020)
  • Grimm Fairy Tales #76D (2023)
  • Grimm Tales of Terror Halloween Special (2023)
  • Gretel, price of power cvr D (2023)
  • Van Helsing_Vampire Hunter #1 (2023) 
Archie Comics

  • Sabrina Chaos #9 (2021)
  • Darkling #1 (2023)
  • The Jaguar (2023)
Valiant
(ink)

  •  Zeroes and Origins #1 (2015)
(pencil and inks)

  • Faith #3 (2015)
Coffin Comics 
(pencil and inks)

  • Lady Death_Valentine's Day Special 2024

Titan Comics - Ubisoft

(pencil and inks)

  • Assassin's Creed: Uprising #1(2015)
  • Assassin's Creed: Templars #6 (2015)
  • Assassin's Creed: Uprising #8 (2015)
Opus Comics- Incendium
(pencil and inks)

  • Dawn Attack #3 (2023)