Archive - Feb 16, 2006
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on February 16, 2006 - 18:20
Interesting post on "flowchart art and comics" that cites work by Scott McCloud, Patrick Farley, Chris Ware and Craig Robinson.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on February 16, 2006 - 18:09
John Kricfalusi has a blog. Kricfalusi, the original creator of the Ren & Stimpy show is sort of one of the lost geniuses of our time. Unfairly booted off of R&S, it doesn't seem like he has ever again gotten a fair shot at delivering his art to the masses.
On his brand new blog, he posted a link to a poster of countless characters he'd created and said, "Here is a sample from my library of a million cartoon shows that every executive at every network laughed their butts off listening to, then refused to let you have."
Submitted by Greg Carter on February 16, 2006 - 15:00
Atlanta webcomic creators Jennie Breeden (The Devil's Panties), Greg Carter (No Frailty), and Elliot Dombo (Legend of Terrar) will be in the Artist Alley at Techwood Con, Friday-Sunday, February 17-19, 2006. There will be gaming galore. Friday night is a FREE preview of the weekend fun.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on February 16, 2006 - 12:45
The Comics Reporter points to this article in the Penn State paper about how musicians should look to webcomics as a way to make a living in the file-sharing, peer-to-peer age.
Submitted by Xaviar Xerexes on February 16, 2006 - 12:33
Scott Adams picks Justin Thompson to be the new artist for
his Mike Belkin's syndicated comic strip Unfit.
Adams writes: "The decision was Mike's alone, but I would have made the same choice." Given that many suspect Belkins is just a pseudonym for Adams I guess that's not surprising.
Submitted by bobweiner on February 16, 2006 - 12:24