about the owner


BARK MACHINE PRESS was started in 2019 by alex perkins (they/she); an illustrator, dog-lover, and collector of novelty earrings from the cold plains of wisconsin, currently based in chicago. 

they graduated with a BFA from the minneapolis college of art and design in the spring of 2017, with a focus on story-telling through sequential art, illustration, and the combination of digital and physical mediums. 

to contact them for freelance work, you can email them at alexpperkins (at) gmail.com! (they also welcome soup recipes, dog pictures, and brain teasers).