Artist Features

Comix Creator Feature: Finn Lucullan

“I’m Finn, a 23 year old agender Canadian artist. I use the singular they. My main project right now is Crash and Burn, a queer space opera in print and online. You can reach me on twitter @khialest.” What do you do? (Write, draw, edit, publish, promote etc.) How did you get started doing that?…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Finn Lucullan

Comic news · Feminism · Nerd Culture · SDCC

San Diego Comic Con (Part 2?) – Let’s Talk About Women

(Read part 1 here.) So, if you read my first SDCC post, you’ll know I spent a lot of time talking about representation in the nerdy fields. I attended panels, spoke on another, and presented research on the subject. San Diego Comic Con, overall, was pretty positive for women this year, despite some shitty occurrences.…… Continue reading San Diego Comic Con (Part 2?) – Let’s Talk About Women

comic studies · Feminism · Nerd Culture · Personal · Queer comics · SDCC

San Diego Comic Con (part 1?)

I got back late Monday night from my second Comic Con International and my first time being a presenter. I was on one panel, presented research, bought way too much art (more on that in another post with photo evidence) and met INCREDIBLE people. I walked away inspired to tears many times over. I also…… Continue reading San Diego Comic Con (part 1?)

Artist Features

An Artist a Week: Sarah “Sarlis” Lasater

Week 28: Sarah Lasater “Studio Ghibli Tribute Commission” (2016) Find her on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, her art blog, her personal blog, her store, or her website. I discovered Sarah through a tumblr post that I shared then forgot about until I was looking for artists to feature. She came around, again, and I decided to…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Sarah “Sarlis” Lasater

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Comix Creator Feature: TOFU+BEAST

I’m TOFU+BEAST, freelance illustrator/comix maker originally from Hawaii, now based on the West Coast. My work can be found here and I’m on twitter here. What do you do? How did you get started doing that? I do both illustration and comics–both of my comics (M-Zero-Oh, It Only Rains Here) are on hiatus, but I’m working…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: TOFU+BEAST

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Comix Creator Feature: E Jackson

“My name is E, I’m a 23 yr old queer/nb comic maker (they/them pronouns). I have an ongoing webcomic abt a trans magical girl you can read at prettyheartbouquet.com and a short webcomic abt gender identity you can read at https://www.ehetja.com/flux. My portfolio is on my website. 🙂 Find me on twitter.” What do you do?…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: E Jackson

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An Artist a Week: “HR-FM”

Week 27: “HR-FM” “K2” (2015) Find him on his website, Deviantart, Twitter, Eyes on Walls, or through his agent Dig Me Out. Japanese artist “HR-FM” is a digital print maker who creates for the motto “the fossil which future people may dig.” In this, he creates intricately-detailed, brightly-colored large scale prints, often involving cityscapes. His work…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: “HR-FM”

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Comix Creator Feature: Mehitabel “Mattie” Glenhaber

I am a self-published cartoonist and student of Comparative Media Studies at MIT. I hail from the Boston area (specifically, my true hippie/hipster homeland Somerville.) I make all sorts of comics ranging from horror to absurdist sci-fi and surreal memoirs, and I get really excited about weird formats for print comics (choose your own adventure…… Continue reading Comix Creator Feature: Mehitabel “Mattie” Glenhaber

Comic news · Queer comics

More queer comics! (And a few other neat things)

Listen. I’m madly in love with the wide variety of anthologies featuring queer creators and comics I’m finding. I’ve found a few more, and a few other neat things outside the sphere of ‘normal’ comics. More queer anthologies (read part one here): The Other Side: A queer paranormal comics anthology Oath: an anthology of queer…… Continue reading More queer comics! (And a few other neat things)