Claremont Zine Fest: This Weekend!

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I’ll be selling at the Claremont Zine Fest this Saturday April 25th 2015. I’ll have copies of Frankie Comics #1 through #3 as well as stickers, posters, and original art.

The Claremont Zine Fest is an event to bring zinesters and zine-readers together. There will be free workshops on collaging, mini-zine (”one sheets”) making, and button making as well as exhibitors showcasing their work and live music and festivities by KSPC Radio.

Some of the exhibiting zinesters include: Yumi Sakugawa, Stacy Russo, Suemi Guerra, Sabrina Dropkick, and Joseph Dye.

WHERE: The Claremont Packing House
WHEN: April 25, 2015
TIME: 11AM – 3PM

You can read more about the show (and read spotlights on many of the exhibitors) at the official event page:https://www.facebook.com/events/1633091580254233/

The Claremont Zine Fest was made possible by the Zines, Creativity, Community class at The Claremont Colleges, Giant Robot, and the generous contribution of The Packing House.

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CatConLA: Tickets on Sale Now!

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I’ll be exhibiting at CatConLA this summer on June 6th and 7th, 2015.

CatConLa is a two-day weekend event celebrating groundbreaking products and ideas in art and design, pop culture, and attitude… for cat people.

Part expo, part symposium, CatConLA showcases the world’s top cat-centric merchandise including furniture, art, toys and clothing for those of us who possess a great love of the feline, as well as conversations with some of the top cat experts in the world.

CatConLA will debut with lectures, seminars and meet and greets with some of the biggest names in the cat world, including Simon Tofield, creator of “Simon’s Cat,” and Mike Bridavsky, aka best friend and companion of Lil BUB, who will also be in attendance.

It’s like Comic-Con…but for cat people.

Tickets Are Now Available
ADULTS: $25 for a day pass, $40 for the weekend
KIDS (Ages 5-12): $15 a day pass, $25 for the weekend
(Handling charges apply)

I’ll have Frankie Comics #1 through #3, stickers, posters, and possibly shirts and belts too! If you’re in the LA area and into cats, it’s possible this show is purrfect for you.

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Supervised by Frankie: The Comics of Rachel Dukes [Hire This Woman]

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An interview with cartoonist Rachel Dukes, creator of comics like Frankie Comics and Let Me Walk You Home.

I was recently interviewed by Janelle Asselin for Hire This Woman over at Comics Alliance. Feel free to click through and check it out. Thanks Janelle!

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MoCCA this weekend!

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Mike King (pleasekeepwarm) and I will be at MoCCA (moccafestnyc) this weekend, April 11 – 12, 2015. I’ll have copies of Frankie Comics #1 through #3, stickers, and posters. Mike will have his new Lion’s Teeth collection King of Nothing, patches, and t-shirts.

We’ll be at table 340 on the third floor next to our buddies Andy Warner (andywarnercomics) and Dakota McFadzean (dakotamcfadzean) of Irene (irenecomics).

If you’re in the area, please swing by and say hey.

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“Dealing With It”: Sat. April 4th @ Mission Comics and Art

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Punk-rock art crew and record label, Silver Sprocket, curates Mission Comics in San Francisco: April, May & June, 2015

The first show, entitled Dealing With It, is a collection of personal successes in overcoming (or merely coping with) adversity, showing how we get by in the face of life’s debilitating challenges.

Notable participants include Julia Wertz (known for her autobiographical Fart Party comic taking place in San Francisco), Janelle Hessig (of the Tales Of Blarg fan-zine and local publisher Gimme Action), and James the Stanton of Gnartoons, along with locals Andy Warner (Irene Comics), Charlotte Drury, Dax Tran-Caffee, Doc Popular, Ferin Fick, Josh Freeze, Melanie Matranga, Michael Friedman, Nomi Kane and Sarah Duyer. From further away, we are pleased to also be featuring works from Liz Prince (Ignatz award winner for “Will You Still Love Me If I Wet The Bed?”), Lauren Monger (Clementine Comix), Lindsay Watson, and Rachel Dukes (Frankie, Mixtape Comix).

Sat April 4th, 7pm: Dealing With It (Runs through Sunday, April 26th)

Mission Comics and Art is at 3520 20th St, Suite B (between Mission and Valencia St), San Francisco, CA 94110 • (415) 695-1545 • missioncomicsandart.com

For more information please contact Avi @ silversprocket.net
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http://www.facebook.com/silversprocket

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