Toronto Comic Arts Festival, 2016

By Jeremy Meltingtallow


I’m really excited to be part of a wonderful panel of cartoonists at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival on Saturday, May 14. I hope you Northern dwellers will come to see us.

To prove how busy–and lazy–I’ve been…rather than tell you about it myself, I decided to rip off my friend Rina Piccolo’s fabulous blog post. (For her full post, complete with nice pictures, click here.) Here it is:

Readers and comics lovers, I’m excited to tell you about how I’ll be spending the weekend of May 13, 14, and 15…

What is TCAF? In their own words, straight from torontocomics.com :

TCAF is The Toronto Comic Arts Festival. It is a week long celebration of comics and graphic novels and their creators, which culminates in a two-day exhibition and vendor fair featuring hundreds of comics creators from around the world. Other Festival events include readings, interviews, panels, workshops, gallery shows, art installations, and much more. Since 2009, TCAF has been held at Toronto Reference Library in Toronto, Canada, and presented by Toronto Public Library.

What: Panel “Newspaper Comics in a Digital World.”
When: Saturday May 14th, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: Toronto Marriott (Bloor/Yorkville) Forest Hill Ballroom
Who: Sandra Bell Lundy (Between Friends), Terri Libenson (The Pajama Diaries), Jonathan Mahood (Bleaker, The Rechargeable Dog), Paul Gilligan (Pooch Cafe), and Dana Simpson (Phoebe And Her Unicorn).

For more details and information about the entire festival, click here.

Hope to see you there! I promise there won’t be snow. I hope…