Fact and Fiction

June 22, 2009 by  
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It seems that a lot of people think that my comics are one hundred percent true. I remember being shocked when one of my friends said she assumed that all the stories in my comics actually happened to me. A number of people after reading my first book Flower and Fade asked me if I […]

The Leader of the American Resistance

June 22, 2009 by  
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Teacher Librarian on Bluesman and Geary’s Lindbergh

June 22, 2009 by  
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Teacher Librarian magazine reviewed a couple historically based graphic novels of ours saying for Bluesman: “A moody masterpiece of fiction that is all the more compelling because every word of it could be true. [Uses] a broad visual palette that matches its dramatic variety of emotions.” And on Rick Geary’s “The Lindbergh Child“: “The master of […]

First Time’s Sybilline interviewed on Sequential Tart

June 22, 2009 by  
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The French woman writer who composed the delicious stories found in First Time is interviewed by the site Sequential Tart. A fun and funny inside look at the process that reunites a number of artists including Dave McKean.

New Animation Coming Soon

June 21, 2009 by  
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My next animated editorial cartoon tackles the autoerotic asphyxiation crisis. Michael Hutchence. David Carradine. Who will be next?

Review round-up: Dungeon, Geary & Mijeong

June 19, 2009 by  
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Three reviews of note have appeared recently: “This is an outstanding Dungeons and Dragons parody that serves as a stand-alone story. Readers will be entertained, even those unaccustomed to comic fantasy fiction. These anthropomorphic characters are well drawn, and the snappy dialogue is craftily paired with Boulet’s stunning imagery.“ School Library Journal on Dungeon Zenith […]

Journey into Generalized Color

June 19, 2009 by  
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This was something I considered as well something a little more broad to evoke atmosphere. Color shifts and temperature changes would have been fun and kept things simple, but in the end I decided to go with this: Next week I’ll get back to talking about character development for THINGS UNDONE. =s=

Econoburst

June 19, 2009 by  
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Reviews of Mijeong and Arlene’s Heart

June 15, 2009 by  
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Marc Mason at Comics Waiting Room has just reviewed two of our recent books: “MIJEONG is a stunning Korean manhwa. The ending packs a powerful one-two punch and sticks with you far beyond when you put the book down. Each tale in the book has at least some merit to it, as even the weaker […]

Islam in Turkmenistan and in my book.

June 15, 2009 by  
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One of the things I always get asked when I tell people my new book is about Turkmenistan is if Turkmenistan is a Muslim country. It borders on Iran and Afghanistan and like both those countries the majority of Turkmen would claim to be Muslim. Unlike those two countries Turkmenistan was under Soviet rule for […]