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PATRICK ALEXANDER is coming to TCAF!

“Patrick Alexander is known in Australia for his nationally published children’s comics, Pink Chickens and Tobias & Jube, and internationally for his webcomics, Raymondo Person and Hilarity Comics…” - Full Bio at TCAF site

Artist’s Tumblr: http://zpxlng.tumblr.com/

Artist’s Website: http://www.chickennation.com/

Caravan of Comics: http://caravanofcomics.com/

TCAF is The Toronto Comic Arts Festival, taking place May 11-12, 2013, in Toronto, Canada. More at http://torontocomics.com/

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Page two and three of that comic from before! In real life, Bruce does not have a receding hairline. Sorry, Bruce!! :x (hey, I did say those portraits were from memory)

(And I’ll combine all this into one post, because what the hell: LSA is featured on io9.com today, and it’s also a Best American Comics “Notable Comic of 2013!” Wa-hey!)

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Caravan of Comics Digital Comics Giveaway - Frank Candiloro
The Caravan of Comics Digital Comics Giveaway features a different cartoonist / comic maker each week. Download a free comic and get to know their work a little better.

Good news everyone!

My comic is the latest in the Caravan of Comics Digital Comics Giveaway! You can download the comic I did about Mary Shelley last year at the above link! FOR ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!

http://www.frankcandiloro.com

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The Caravan of Comics had a meeting at Squishface. Afterwards I filmed Andrew Fulton inking!

If you missed out on getting an actual copy of Squishzine Brunstown by squishfacestudio, you can grab a version made of pixels for zero dollar here.

Thanks, Caravan of Comics!

Features the comic delights of Arran McKenna, Marta Tesoro, Nadia Toukhsati, Jase Harper, Scott Reid, Jess Parker, Ive Sorocuk, Martin Nixon, Lauren Hills, Ele Jenkins, Alex Clark, Teags Humm, Sam Wallman, Sarah Howell, Michael Fikaris, Gregory Mackay, David Blumenstein, Ben Hutchings, Jo Waite.

MONTREAL: If you missed them at TCAF, the Caravan of Comics will be in your town tomorrow night for a screening of Graphic Novels! Melbourne! 

This is a free event taking place at 185 Van Horne, second floor. The director as well as several of the featured cartoonists will be in attendance. There will be snacks (and a donation jar), but you are encouraged to bring your own consumables.

Doors at 7, screening at 8. 

Event details on Facebook.

Who's going to TCAF this year?

It’s me! I am!

…BUT ONLY WITH YOUR HELP.

That’s why we’ve just launched the Caravan of Comics 2013 indiegogo campaign. Click ye!

Me and five other Australian cartoonists (plus one Australian filmmaker to document the whole thing) are planning a perilous journey to North America in May, to bring our comics and charming accents to TCAF, plus Montreal, Seattle and hopefully elsewhere.

We already have a little funding but we need more! Otherwise it straight up can’t happen.

There are exclusive comics and prints, original artworks, and DVDs on offer to those of you who feel moved from deep within to help us (with money). Plus postcards from our trip, and even dinner with us, if food is a thing you enjoy!

And of course, if you are in North America, and you are going to the same places we’re going, you get to MEET ME, and I get to MEET YOU, and that will be tremendous.

So make yourself a part of the Caravan of Comics 2013. Buy your way in, like a real high roller.

Thank you!

Your pal,

Patrick Alexander

PS. You can follow the Caravan on Twitter and Facebook, plus we have a WEBSITE, good gravy, where you can learn all about us and sigh and swoon and be unable to sleep, all agitated and tangled up in sheets.

PPS. Naturally, your enthusiastic reblogs are the very cream of my strawberry sponge cake. ♥

There’s a really good article about the Squishfacers who went on Caravan of Comics on the back page of today’s Melbourne Age! This is what it looks like in print. You can read the article online here.

And please note: Sarah’s talk at the Emerging Writers Festival takes place 3pm THIS SUNDAY (May 27) at Melbourne Town Hall, and Squishface will have a table at Page Parlour in Fed Square THE SUNDAY AFTER (June 3).

Most of the Caravaners are home, so we’re having a little get-together over at Squishface this Sunday 20 May, from 2pm. Drop by and say hi and we’ll tell you all about our trip and show you 3D photos and go on about how sophisticated we are now we’ve been to Williamsburg.