CCS Jon Chad’s “Leo Geo” Reviewed in Publishers Weekly
“Chad’s inventive vertical artwork acts as a spoonful of sugar to the medicine of geology lessons.”
Read the full review of Leo Geo and His Miraculous Journey Through the Center of the Earth, by CCS faculty member Jon Chad, on the Publishers Weekly website.
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How Do You Make the World’s Best Cartooning Faculty Even Better?
Cartooning Studio Workshop, Day by Day
The summer 2011 Cartoon Studio workshop has come and gone. If you missed the workshop, we can offer you the next best thing: a daily recap on the Schulz Library blog. Learn about the teachers, the students, and the comics. You will also find short online lessons, taken from the workshop curriculum.
Tags: Cartoon Studio, Faculty, Summer Workshops
Cartoonists Drawn to Vermont
December 31, 2009
The economy of White River Junction, an aging railroad town in Vermont, has been revitalized by an unlikely source: cartoonists.
The Center for Cartoon Studies, one of the few cartooning schools in the country, attracts a million dollars a year into the local economy, according to the school’s president. That’s not bad for something that was just a dream a few years ago.
Tags: cartoonist, Comics, Economic Impact, Faculty, James Sturm, Ollie, Revitalization, Vermont, White River Junction
CCS faculty Stephen Bissette’s Prince of Stories: The Many Worlds of Neil Gaiman
CCS faculty Stephen Bissette’s share of the book — a full third of the workload — includes a lengthy exclusive interview with Neil Gaiman, as well as chapters on Gaiman’s MIRACLEMAN run and the author’s various comics, graphic novel and movie projects (from the English translation and dub of PRINCESS MONONOKE to BEOWULF and STARDUST). All this (and more) is being published in Prince of Stories: The Many Worlds of Neil Gaiman. Visit the Prince of Stories site.
Tags: cartoonist, CCS, Faculty, Gaiman, News, Prince of Stories, Steve Bissette
Center for Cartoon Studies Scholarship
Vermont Department of Libraries
The Center for Cartoon Studies in White River Junction, Vermont has donated a scholarship for a one week workshop on cartooning to the Department of Libraries!
Tags: cartoonist, Comics, Faculty, Graphic Novel, Library, The Center for Cartoon Studies, Vermont, White River Junction