Claire Connelly is an illustrator for comics, books, video games, and story boards.She is best known for her off-beat mini comics and zines.

She graduated from Montclair State University with a B.F.A in Animation/illustration.  Where Connelly completed her first graphic novel Here: A Sci-fi Epic.

Connelly has written, drawn, and published the mini series Black Eyes, Down with the Ship: a collection of Comics, The Long Year, and Bird Song. She is currently working on her sixth graphic novel Captain Lost.

Connelly is also known as the artist on the series Animals written by Eric Grissom, The Unauthorized Biography of Winston Churchill: a Documentary, and Cheese with Erica Schultz that are available on ComiXology. Claire has illustrated several short stories for mini comics and anthologies. As well has drawn several covers and pin-ups for comics floating in the comic-verse.

When not drawing Connelly enjoys playing old video games and sleeping.