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Why Make Fan Art?

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The question of “WHY MAKE FAN ART?” crossed my mind, as I was, not coincidentally, making fan art. I suppose this question is similar to WHY BUY COMIC MERCHANDISE? or WHY DO COSPLAY? and I suppose the answers are related. As for me, stemming from a combination of a New Year’s resolution to make more…

SPX Update

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Small Press Expo Announces Surprise Guests Adrian Tomine and Anders Nilsen at SPX 2013 For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 E-Mail: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 22, 2013 – Small Press Expo is pleased to announce Adrian Tomine and Anders Nilsen as surprise guests to SPX 2013, to be held September 14 and 15.…

We Will Remain by Andrew White

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We Will Remain by Andrew White Retrofit Comics, $6 The way I review comics changes when I read and want to review a mini-comic.  When I pick up a monthly title from the local comic shop that is (for lack of a better word) “mainstream” (published by the Big Two plus the other usual suspects), my review…