kate thompson (among a zillion other things in her life) was once the art director of the rocket. she moved on and eventually becoming the art director for abc news website. she's essentially retired now. still freelances and writes books.
andy escaped from communist romania. he was classically trained in the arts and is probably the best 'drawer' i've evr known. but he was young and he got a job designing websites and now he doesn;t draw anymore. shame.
jaime used to be married to a friend of mine. he did this sitting in front of the tv with a beer propped on his knee. it was amazing to look at the drawing - no pencil underdrawing, no corrctions, no white-out, one continuous line essentiall. he just puts his rapidograph on the paper and this shit comes out of him.
joe newton is the longtime drummer for gas huffer. he now works as art director for the stranger (when he's not on tour). his illustration and cartoonng is a ne classic that goes back over 15 years. i wish he would post stuff here...
stan shaw is an amazing illustrator/cartoonist/designer/historian (of old illustrators) who lives in tacoma. he was an old friend and often did work for the rovket. he's worked for eveybody from disney to dc comics and back again.