Matt Dembicki's written in to say,
I'm the founder and one of the organizers of the D.C. Conspiracy (the comics-creating group - Mike). In conjunction with promoting our graphic novel "Mr. Big," my wife, Carol, and I will be holding several local creating comics workshops this summer. Here's a list of what's lined up so far (and they're all free to the public):
May 9, Free Comic Book Day, Big Planet Comics, Vienna, Va., noon-2 p.m. (I'll also have a free mini-comic made especially for FCBD by the D.C. Conspiracy!)
June 25, Chantilly Regional Library, Chantilly, Va., 7
June 28, George Mason Regional Library, Annandale,
Va., 7 p.m.
July 10, Dolley Madison Library, McLean, Va., 4 p.m.
July 17, Pohick Regional Library, Burke, Va., 7 p.m.
July 24, Great Falls Library, Great Falls, Va., 7 p.m.
July 25, Patrick Henry Library, Vienna, Va., 7 p.m.
July 30, Reston Regional Library, Reston, Va., 7 p.m.
July 31, Centreville Regional Library, Centreville, Va., 7 p.m.
August 2, John Marshall Library, Alexandria, Va., 7 p.m.
August 6, Kings Park Library, Burke, Va., 7 p.m.
Matt can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or http://www.comicspace.com/dembicki