Welcome to Minicrew!
Meet the mini makers, with big ideas and wild inventions!
Inspire your creativity with comics, how to draw videos, printable activities, creative tips, and more! For ages 7+ through young adult.
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Meet the team!
Join the Minicrew team as they build and design wild inventions, while overcoming obstacles to their creative genius. Each Minicrew character represents a part of the creative process, and they’ll teach you how to win in your unique journey through humor and innovation.
A jack-of-all-trades, playful, experimental, and a master maker.
The go-getter, enthusiastic, bounces back after failure.
The innovative and diligent coach who fights for more!
The old sage, imparts noble values and wise decision making.
Bird with a view that teaches goal setting and forsight.
What makes Minicrew unique?
At the heart of the Minicrew art, stories, characters, and everything else is one central question. What would your life look like if you took a step every day believing that your unique genius could make a difference? Within that amazing question, each Minicrew character is here to inspire, uplift, and guide with their values.
Embrace your unique genius with positivity!
Keep trying, so you can win more and wallow less!
Challenge yourself with diligent habits every day
Confidently make wise choices with gratitude
Stay true to your vision & be open to new possibilities
Part 1 Now Available!
Get the first Minicrew Ebook today! This 15 page comic-formatted story introduces the Minicrew characters and comes with a writing activity to help promote motivation and a positive mindset around creativity.

Ready to up your drawing chops?

Are you a comic art fan who LOVES to draw and wants to become a highly skilled artist? Join the illustrators Club to learn fundamental and advanced drawing techniques with a monthly lesson subscription.
  • Fundamental and advanced lessons
  • Great for ages 10+ through young adult
  • 4 new lessons every month, $20 per month.

Who's the artist?

Ben Faubion, created Minicrew as an outlet for his characters and love of illustration. He’s a dad of 2 creative kids, and a designer with a B.F.A. in design/illustration. He also created www.artfulkidsclub.com along with his wife, Rebecca, who is arts education specialist and teacher.

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