Author and illustrator, Rob Harrell created, wrote, and drew the syndicated daily comic strip Big Top from 2002 through 2007. A Big Top collection was published in 2005 by Andrews McMeel Publishing. Currently, he writes and draws the long-running daily strip Adam@Home, which he took over from its creator Brian Basset in 2009. Adam@Home appears in more than 140 papers worldwide.
His all-ages graphic novel, Monster on the Hill, was released by Top Shelf Productions in 2013, to many rave reviews and accolades.
As a freelance illustrator, he has worked with clients including Mad, Simon and Schuster, American Greetings, Time, Inc. and Volkswagen. Harrell’s figurative paintings have been shown around the country, including solo shows in San Francisco, Austin and Indianapolis.
He lives in Austin, Texas with his wife, Amber and their two dogs, Cooper and Kasey.