Tuesday, June 30, 2015
PR: Small Press Expo Announces Michael DeForge, Gemma Correll and Noah Van Sciver
WJLA reports on Montgomery Sentinel's cartoon plagiarism
Lewis, Kevin. 2015.
Cartoon plagiarism at issue in Montgomery County.
WJLA's ABC7 news 06/26/2015
(caught by Alan Gardener's Daily Cartoonist)
Monday, June 29, 2015
SPX 2014 videos online, suddenly en masse
These are by Joe Mochove and Rusty Rowley.
SPX 2014: Tom Scioli
Joe and Rusty convene with Tom Scioli to discuss comics, Transformers, GI Joe, and Transformers vs. GI Joe.
SPX 2014: Rafer Roberts
Rusty and Joe have a heartfelt sit-down with Rafer Roberts talking about comics, giant books as flotation devices and weapons, and the state of snakes.
SPX 2014: RM Rhodes
Joe and Rusty chat with RM Rhodes about comics, liquor laws, and the importance of purple.
SPX 2014: MDT & Sam Marx
Rusty and Joe chat with MDT and Sam Marx about comics, unrepentant manliness, and vertical exhibiting because gravity is for losers.
SPX 2014: Katy Rex
Joe and Rusty sit down with faux-Joe Katy Rex to talk about comics, the mystery of dinosaurs, and emotional naps.
SPX 2014: Matt Dembicki
Rusty and Joe talk with Matt Dembicki about editing anthologies, teaching comics, and making comics about what's happening right now!
SPX 2014: Luke Humphris
Joe and Rusty speak the devil's tongue with Luke Humphris and chat about comics, Australian handshakes, fresh-pressed vinyl emotions.
SPX 2014: Joey Weiser
Rusty and Joe kick back with Joey Weiser to talk about comics, the challenges of writing and drawing, and a confluence of Joes.
SPX 2014: Claire Folkman & Kelly Phillips
Joe and Rusty sit down with the ladies of Dirty Diamonds to talk about their anthology, sPromX, and Joe's last days as a contributing member of society.
SPX 2014: Neil Brideau & Kenan Rubenstein
Rusty and Joe team up with Neil Brideau and Kenan Rubenstein to talk about comics, creating new avenues for sharing comics, and that old guy over there.
SPX 2014: Caitlin Major & Matt Hoddy
Joe and Rusty make magic happen with Caitlin and Matt as they breakdown comics, the benefits of eating trash, and wondrous meat pies!
SPX 2014: Catherine Fraas
Joe and Rusty chat with Catherine Fraas about comics, being fancy at the prom, and question opinions on maximum macaroni and cheese intake.
SPX 2014: Jessica Anderson
Rusty and Joe interview Jessica Anderson about things that aren't comics, regrettable crimes, and the sort of sandwiches that change the game.
SPX 2014: Hannah Lee Stockdale
Joe and Rusty talk to Hannah Lee Stockdale about a plethora of topics including comics, dreams, and the mortality of tires.
SPX 2014: Alexis Sugden
Rusty and Joe chat with Alexis about Australian comic conventions, spooky stories, and a pinch of murder.
SPX 2014: Frank Candiloro
Joe and Rusty have a time with Frank Candiloro as they ruminate on comics, traveling the world, and the skill of romance.
SPX 2014: Jeff Zwirek
Rusty and Joe verbally cohabit with Jeff Zwirek to exchange ideas about comics, impressive website addresses, and unwanted children finding new homes.
SPX 2014: Matt Czap
Rusty and Joe have a mighty discourse with Matt Czap to discuss comics, approved bootlegging, and the art of pantomime.
Dembicki on 'Pilot Waves' podcast
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The Post reviews Inside Out game
Burst bubbles with Joy, Sadness and Anger in 'Inside Out' app
June 28 2015
"Inside Out" animator Pete Docter wants to draw like Richard Thompson
By KATE MURPHY
JUNE 28, 2015http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/28/opinion/sunday/pete-docter.html
Compleating Cul de Sac
by Richard Thompson, Michael Rhode and Chris Sparks
Asheville, NC: Team Cul de Sac & Arlington, VA: ComicsDC, 2015.
Available in paperback: http://www.lulu.com/shop/michael-rhode/compleating-cul-de-sac/paperback/product-22163926.html
ebook pdf: http://www.lulu.com/shop/michael-rhode/compleating-cul-de-sac-ebook/ebook/product-22185584.html
Saturday, June 27, 2015
July 10: Animezing: Mai Mai Miracle
JICC, Embassy of Japan | 1150 18th St., NW | Suite 100 | Washington | DC | 20036
Friday, June 26, 2015
July 1: Sevara #1 available on ComiXology
Damian Wampler writes in:I just wanted to let you know that Sevara #1 will be released on ComiXology on Wednesday, July 1, sometime during the day.
NOTE: this link won't be live until July 1.
July 29: Bill Plympton in Silver Spring
After producing many shorts that appeared on MTV and Spike and Mike's, Plympton turned his talent to feature films. The subject of his 7th animated feature film Cheatin' (film), is a newlywed wife who proves the depth of her love by becoming her cheating husband's mistresses.
"Strife and sexual humor reign in this energetic romp, one of Bill Plympton's best long form animated works." --Dennis Harvey, Variety
John Cuneo on Richard Thompson
- Illustrator Profile - John Cuneo: "The act of making marks on paper is a rare and singular pleasure"
By Robert Newman Thursday June 25, 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Andrew Cohen has illustrated his grandfather's new book
Ullman returns to the City Paper
PR: Small Press Expo Announces Kate Beaton, Luke Pearson and Noelle Stevenson