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Open Studio + Workshops @ Hopkinton Town Library

Thanks to Hopkinton Town Library for hosting our Open Studio + Workshop day last weekend:

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Friday @ Currier: MANGA POWER Comics Convention

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We’re looking forward to this week’s COMICS CONVENTION at the Currier Art Center, featuring fresh original manga minis by Manchester-area artists!

Our manga takes shape this week with inspiration from the Currier’s special exhibit of Samurai weapons and armor, LETHAL BEAUTY:


Professional Practices @ Center for Cartoon Studies

Here are a few links to stories & ideas for today’s Professional Practices class at CCS; since we all have artwork to do, I’m focusing on audio links that you can listen to WHILE you draw:  Read the rest of this entry »


Poe Comics @ NH Libraries

Here’s a seasonal comic completed during recent library workshops, drawn from a ghastly poem by Edgar Allan Poe:

The Trees & Hills Comics Group puts out an annual Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Comics offering; although we completed this one too late for 2012’s deadline, perhaps it will come back to life in 2013…?


Comics Camp 2012 @ Currier Art Museum

Today’s Currier Art Center Comics Convention at the Currier Museum marked the official close of the 2012 Summer COMICS CAMP season!

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Comics Camp 2012 at The Orchard School

Here are some photos & artwork from last week’s Comics Camp at The Orchard School (East Alstead, NH):

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Spanish Music & Comics @ Hopkinton Town Library

Here are some photos from our recent Spanish Music & Comics Workshop at Hopkinton Town Library!

We learned some songs and games from Mexico, Nicaragua, and other parts of Latin America.  Then students each chose a song to arrange in comics format.  (Favorites included “De Colores”, “Cuida el Agua”, and “La Bamba”.)