Posts Tagged ‘Fantom Comics’

A Decade of Local Indie Comics from DC Conspiracy

Magic Bullet publishes some of the city's best illustrators and cartoonists.

Meet the Local Illustrator of Lumberjanes, a Feminist, Fast-Growing Summer Camp Comic

Five punky best girl friends fight yetis and velociraptors (and sometimes kiss) in Brooke Allen's drawings.

Vintage Clothing and Cosplay Collide at Geek Chic Fashion Show

The Geek Chic Fashion Show, a joint effort from Fantom Comics manager Esther Kim and Holli Mintzer of Polly Sue’s Vintage Shop, could change the way you think of Disney princesses and Harry Potter wizards.
“The concept for this show is taking different time periods of vintage fashion and pairing them up with different pieces of geeky media,” [...]

Try Something Small-Press on Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day has been luring new readers into comic stores for more than a decade. Usually scheduled to coincide with a superhero movie launch, this year's FCBD, pegged to Amazing Spider-Man 2, is this Saturday, May 3.
Store owners have a choice of ordering 57 different comics from publishers to give away for free. Since they're [...]

How to Spend Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day has taken place the first Saturday of May since 2002, which is May 7 this year, the day after Marvel Comics' Thor movie opens. For some strange reason,  FCBD has not been declared a national holiday yet, but a family barbecue after a visit to your local store might be appropriate. [...]

Meet a Visiting Cartoonist: Ryan Claytor, the Man Behind Elephant Eater Comics

Ryan Claytor was feeling restless this spring. The minicomics artist and fledgling assistant professor of comic art decided to visit 15 American states and five Canadian provinces promoting his new comic, And Then One Day No. 8. He'll be making three stops in our area this week, so we took the opportunity to question him.
Washington [...]