The Cross Hatch Dispatch 6/3/09

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[Above, Mr. Oblvious’ Rock and Cloud meet flame. Below, awesomeness meet Dispatch.]

  • I can’t get enough of Mark Gonyea’s cartoon story posters! Mr. Oblivious himself shares the steps he took to create his “Rock and Cloud Meet Flame” poster.
  • The Comics on Handhelds: Taking Webcomics Mobile panel from SXSW is now online, with Dan Goldman and others.
  • Debuting tomorrow, June 4, The Art Institute of Portland Gallery is hosting Portland comic book artist Joëlle Jones and writer Jamie S. Rich as a first look at their Oni Press graphic novel You Have Killed Me, titled “Comic Noir: The Art of Joëlle Jones.”
  • The Kirby Project is an art blog of work by other cartoonists and illustrators inspired by the man himself – Jack Kirby, with work by Michael Cho, Darryl Cunningham and JR Williams and more.
  • The LA Times comics blog Hero Complex continues its “Comic Book Store Clerks of America” series by spotlighting Jim Hanley’s employee and FCHS writer Vito DelSante.
  • Erika Moen shares a funny mini-doc of her time at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival.

– Adri Cowan