Hello, Royal Readers,
This week, RHYMES WITH ORANGE cartoonist Hilary Price tells us she has just published a new edition of her Charming-Yet-Infrequent Newsletter. This issue is chock full of fun stuff, including late-breaking news about an event TONIGHT! Friday, May 12, at 7:30 P.M.,
at the Brattleboro (Mass.) Museum & Art Center, Hilary hosts an evening with three speedy cartoonists who will create hilariouis comics right before the eyes of the audience. If you're bopping around Brattleboro, check it out! And then, from June 5 to 8 at the Center For Cartoon Studies in White River Junction, Vt., Hilary will conduct an intensive four-day workshop on how to write and draw single-panel cartoons. To learn more about these and other happenings on Hilary's blog, click here.
SNUFFY SMITH cartoonist John Rose tells us he's headin' for Pidgeon Forge, Tenn., for the Wilderness Wildlife Week! Thar's excitin' programming coming up, including a Snuffy Chalk Talk, Cartoonies for Kids and a Book Signin', Snuffy style. Check out the details on John's blog this week!
What the heck is a photo of a can of Spam doing in the middle of this discussion of the comics? ARCTIC CIRCLE cartoonist Alex Hallatt makes the startling connection between fact and fiction. Click here to check out her blog.
In Part 4 of his BEETLE BAILEY Timeline - 1963 series, Brian Walker showcases an episode in which Beetle requests a discharge from the Army. Sarge tries to talk him out of it and ends up signing himself up for another 10 years! Click here to read all about it!
And last but not least, in this week's BIZARRO blog, Dan Piraro shares some news about an upcoming book signing event in Portland, Ore., some of his favorite comics and some very strong opinions. Check out the blog!
Thanks for catching up on this week's News Around the Kingdom.
Have a great week and see you again next Friday!