Kerschl at the New York Comic Con in Manhattan, October 9, 2010
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Kerschl was born in Toronto and raised in Niagara Falls. He attended the Ontario College of Art for a year before deciding to practice on his own, discovering and improving his own storytelling and drawing styles in the process.
On June 20, 2007 Kerschl began the weekly webcomic The Abominable Charles Christopher, which follows the adventures of a dim but gentle sasquatch-like creature and his forest friends who must defend their woods from threats by humans. It has been praised by critics, and has won a Joe Shuster Award in 2010, a nomination for an Eisner Award in 2010, and won an Eisner in 2011. It has been collected in two deluxe limited hardcover volumes.
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