Shane Turgeon is based in Edmonton. He is a writer, business owner, event coordinator, appraiser and avid collector of pop culture memorabilia and original artwork.
In 2005 Turgeon co-wrote The Official Price Guide to Star Wars Memorabilia with Jeremy Beckett and in 2007 he self-published and released the first volume of The Force in the Flesh, a series of art books showcasing the wide world of Star Wars tattoos. Volume II of The Force in the Flesh was released in 2015 and in the same year, Turgeon also released an exhibition catalogue for Portraits from a Galaxy Far, Far Away – an art show he curated and showcased in four different countries throughout 2015 and 2016.
Turgeon is currently working on a self-growth book entitled 77 Things and also enjoys writing short, short stories and flash fiction. When not writing, Turgeon can be found at Shades of Grey; a tattoo, toy and comic book store he opened in 2010 where he’s often planning the Edmonton Comic and Entertainment Expo, an event he co-founded in 2012.