Hands Up! Studio is the art studio of John Collins A.K.A. Johnny Splendor. Hands Up! Studio was founded in 2002 as a place for Johnny to work on the images in his imagination and to see them come to life.

Johnny Splendor is a professional illustrator, cartoonist, and writer who has worked on children's book illustrations, character and concept designs, storyboards, and sequential art in some form or another. He currently lives and works in Central New York.