Visiting Artist: Summer Pierre
Summer Pierre is a realist and talked about how doing art to become rich or famous is folly. You have to do it because you love it. Because you see value in the work that you do. And that is why we will continue to see more comics coming from Summer Pierre.
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Tags: Cartoon Studies, Chris Duffy, Glynnis Fawkes, Schulz Library, Summer Pierre, Visiting Artist
The Ladybroad Ledger: A new comics newspaper featuring female creators from Vermont
Stephanie Zuppo (’15) and Rachel Lindsay are the driving force behind The Ladybroad Ledger, a free comics newspaper featuring female comics creators from Vermont. The first issue of the newspaper (12 pages) is now being distributed at schools, libraries, and businesses throughout Vermont. Their plan is to put out an issue twice a year. This issue of the black-and-white paper features comics by Rachel Lindsay, Julianna Brazil, Laura Martin (’17), Sandy Bartholomew (’17), Bridget Comeau (’15), Susan Norton, Angela Boyle (’16 – yes, that is me), Kelly Swann (’16), Michelle Sayles, Iona Fox (’15), and Stephanie herself, along with a cover color and short interview with Glynnis Fawkes.
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Tags: Angela Boyle, Bridget Comeau ('15), Comics, Generator, Glynnis Fawkes, Iona Fox ('15), Julianna Brazil, Kelly Swann ('16), Laura Martin ('17), Michelle Sayles, newspaper, Rachel Lindsay, Sandy Bartholomew ('17), Seven Days, Stephanie Zuppo, Susan Norton, The Ladybroad Ledger, Vermont, VPR, Wimmen's Comix
Next Up Visiting Artist:
Glynnis Fawkes has a background in art and art history. During a Fulbright Fellowship to Cyprus, she published a book of paintings, Archaeology Lives in Cyprus, and a book of cartoons, Cartoons of Cyprus. She spent almost 10 years working as an illustrator on archaeological projects and excavations in Cyprus, Turkey, Syria, Israel, Lebanon, and continues to work in Greece. Glynnis has exhibited paintings in Boston, London, Nicosia, Wollongong, at the Laura Russo Gallery in Portland, OR, and in Burlington, VT, where she lives today. She is also a member of the NY-based web comic collective Activatecomix.com.
Tags: Archaeology, Archaeology Lives in Cyprus, Cartoons of Cyprus, Glynnis Fawkes, Illustrator, Self-publishing, Vermont
CCS Fall Visiting Artist Line Up!
The Center for Cartoon Studies (CCS) Fall Visiting Artist lineup is here! Cartoonists and artists due to visit the school this semester include David Sipress, Noelle Stevenson, Dylan Horrocks, R. Sikoryak, Kriota Wilberg, Box Brown, Gregory Benton, John Porcellino, Liniers, Julie Delporte, Katie Skelly, Glynnis Fawkes, and Noah Van Sciver.
Tags: Bob Sikoryak, Box Brown, Cartoon Studies, CCS Visiting Artist, David Sipress, Dylan Horrocks, Glynnis Fawkes, Gregory Benton, John Porcellino, Julie Delporte, Katie Skelly, Kriota Wilberg, Liniers, Noah Van Sciver, Noelle Stevenson
SEVEN DAYS: The Cartoon Issue
Vermont’s SEVEN DAYS Annual Cartoon Issue
Featuring cartoons by graduates of CCS: Melanie Gillman, Eleri Mai Harris, Luke Healy, Josh Lees, Dakota McFadzean, Aaron Shrewsbury, and Andy Warner! Contributors also include recent CCS fellow Nicole Georges, faculty Jon Chad, Tom Azarian, Alison Bechdel, Jason Cooley, Glynnis Fawkes, Ghostshrimp, Theo Ellsworth, Kaz, James Kochalka, Vermont Cartoonist Laureate Ed Koren, John Kovaleski, Rachel Lindsay, Matt Morris, and Tim Newcomb.
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Tags: Aaron Shrewsbury, Alison Bechdel, Andy Warner, Cartoon Issue, CCS, Dakota McFadzean, Eleri Mai Harris, Ghostshrimp, Glynnis Fawkes, James Kochalka, Jason Cooley, John Kovaleski, Jon Chad, Josh Lees, Kaz, Luke Healy, Matt Morris, Melanie Gillman, Nicole Georges, Rachel Lindsay, Seven Days, Theo Ellsworth, Tim Newcomb, Tom Azarian, Vermont, Vermont Cartoonist Laureate Ed Koren