Posts Tagged ‘Comics’

Santoro Correspondence Course

Posted by Dash Shaw on May 16
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This site is going to be a tumblr soon, which makes sense since it was already sort of a tumblr anyway.  Meanwhile… Frank Santoro has a comic book correspondence course. Here’s the info from the man himself: SANTORO CORRESPONDENCE COURSE FOR COMIC BOOK MAKERS SUMMER 2012 – Deadline for applications is May 30th Application guidelines: [...]

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This Weekend in NYC

Posted by Dash Shaw on April 4
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On Friday, April 8th: Strandicon Signing at The Strand at 6:00pm. On Saturday, April 9th: MoCCA Festival Room B at 2:30pm, discussion with Brecht Evans moderated by Bill Kartalopoulos. And then at 3:30 I will be signing at the Fantagraphics table. I won’t be at MoCCA on Sunday.

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Blind Date 3

Posted by Dash Shaw on March 16
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Just finished this for a forthcoming volume of Mome, the Fantagraphics quarterly anthology.  Here’s the first page:

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BodyWorld Ex Libris

Posted by Dash Shaw on March 10
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This is the BodyWorld ex libris for the “Super Heros” comic shop in Paris.  I used one layer of the print I did for Desert Island, Brooklyn.  The ex libris for Bottomless is back here.

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French BodyWorld

Posted by Dash Shaw on November 17
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I just got a copy of the French Edition of BodyWorld, published by Dargaud. It’s the best version of the comic. It comes in a slip case– it can stand upright! And the inside book has a silver spot color instead of the orange of the slip case and English cover version. Then, inside, the [...]

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New Comic Layouts Done

Posted by Dash Shaw on October 13
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I finished editing the layouts for the new book I’m working on. I started working on this comic last year, simultaneously with the animation, but after going to the Sundance Screenwriters Lab (for The Ruined Cast) I decided to scratch what I’d done on the comic and script it all out- like a comic script, all words, and then [...]

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A Brief History Of True Chubbo

Posted by Ray Sohn on September 30
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True Chubbo is a comic strip that my wife and I started many years ago when we were first dating, and has miraculously evolved into a something. I’m not sure what that something is or what it represents, but it’s grown right along with us. To put it simply, True Chubbo is a collaborative semi-fictionalized [...]

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Blind Date 2

Posted by Dash Shaw on September 27
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My comic short story Blind Date 2 appears in the forthcoming Mome Vol. 20 anthology. I drew it late last year. It’s the second Blind Date episode I’ve adapted. The first one appeared in an earlier volume of Mome and was later reprinted in The Unclothed Man in the 35th Century A.D. collection.

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Marker Animations

Posted by Dash Shaw on September 5
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This is the first cartoon I made, from 2008, for my Bottomless comic. I drew a lot of the frames at my friend Dave Kiersh’s house. 

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This is a shared production blog for the forthcoming animated feature, "The Ruined Cast," written and directed by Dash Shaw. Produced by John Cameron Mitchell, Howard Gertler, and Biljana Labovic. Contributing artists are Jane Samborski, Frank Santoro, Lily Benson and Ray Sohn. Music by James Lucido.