Apr 06, 2010
Categories: The Cross Hatch Dispatch
[Above, some things are too amazing for captions.]
- ADVENTURE TIME IS COMING!
- The Thursday before MoCCA, there will be a Women in Comics Signing at Jim Hanley’s Universe in New York. The talented ladies who will be there include Hope Larson, Colleen Frakes, and Lucy Knisley.
- Maine cartoonist and organizer Sarah Winifred Searle has started a group blog for New England cartoonists called The Collective.
- Trees & Hills has begun its spring tour, kicking things off in Cambridge at the Boston Zine Fair. Next stop: MoCCA.
- Do you enjoy doodling silly things onto your newspaper? So do the folks at The Annotated Weekender.
- Ira Marcks, a cartoonist from NY, recently collaborated with Jake Lodwick (founder of Vimeo) on an experimental illustration/animation project. Marcks describes it as “sort of like a 45 minute music video with one sliding frame. But it’s also like a graphic novel told in a single, 50 foot long panel.” He calls it Illustrative Score.
- Ellen Degeneres: The Comedian becomes Ellen Degeneres: The Comic Book.
- The Comix Claptrap’s most recent interview subject was the brilliant Gabrielle Bell, who talks about bringing new stories from her “Lucky” series to the internet.
- Meanwhile, Justin Hall talks about running away to Cambodia with his pencils and Bristol in a recent interview on Writers Getting Paid.
- Finally, Renee French has a very proud announcement regarding her sketch blog.