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Month: May 2017

Otter-dogs 92: A couple of moments

I’ve been re-reading Understanding Comics, by Scott McCloud, which got me thinking about the choice of moment in comics. Otter-dogs tends to pack the moments in. Moment-to-moment is almost the… Read more Otter-dogs 92: A couple of moments

Talk notes: AWF’17 – Penelope Jackson, Teju Cole and Ivan Coyote (again, again)

I feel like theĀ festival was brought to me by Ivan Coyote, a wonderful person who is older than they look. Honestly, there is no way to draw them without making… Read more Talk notes: AWF’17 – Penelope Jackson, Teju Cole and Ivan Coyote (again, again)

Talk notes: AWF’17 – Chris Kraus, Bill Manhire, Hera Lindsay Bird, Spoken Word

“I cannot draw Hera Lindsay Bird’s face” sounds like the title of a Hera Lindsay Bird poem. I think her resting face looks like generic-pretty-brunette and her uniqueness, what makes… Read more Talk notes: AWF’17 – Chris Kraus, Bill Manhire, Hera Lindsay Bird, Spoken Word

Talk notes: AWF Paul Beatty, Ockham winners and Nick Bollinger

A lovely woman gave me her daughter’sĀ ticket to Nick Bollinger when it was supposedly full. Andrew Johnston is so smart. I’m really hoping his book arrives so that I don’t… Read more Talk notes: AWF Paul Beatty, Ockham winners and Nick Bollinger

Talk notes: The Ockhams 2017

More drawing heads in the dark. Floating, incomplete heads. Like a bad imitation Star Wars poster, without a lightsaber focal point. You’d think, considering I saw the most of MC,… Read more Talk notes: The Ockhams 2017