Teaching Comics Workshops at the Charles M. Schulz Museum

When I was given the opportunity to teach a set of week-long comics workshops at the Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, CA, I had no idea it would be such an important week in my life. This summer has been packed with teaching comics workshops for children and teenagers in my home state … Continue reading

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**LAST CHANCE: MONSTER COLORING BOOK!**

*ONE DAY LEFT! *GET IT NOW!* Last chance to pick up my Look & Find Coloring Book, available on kickstarter.Funding ends tomorrow night, so get it now!

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⚡TAKE THE COLORING CHALLENGE!⚡

COLORING CHALLENGE Think You Can Color All 10 Scenes? Last week I launched my Look & Find Coloring Book, which features 10 colorable look & find scenes. With over 100 drawings on each page, the Look & Find Coloring Book makes a fun challenge for both children and adults. Check out the Look & Find … Continue reading

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NEW COLORING BOOK

One time I launched a LOOK & FIND COLORING BOOK and that time is right now.

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Alt Press Fest Today!

“The City Library’s seventh annual Alt Press Fest celebrates zines, all forms of alternative press, and the awesome people who create it in Salt Lake City. Visit with dozens of local artists and writers as they exhibit their wares, take part in our Sumi Ink workshop, and see steamroller printmaking in action. An exhibition featuring … Continue reading

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Writing & Illustrating for Young Readers

This year marks the 15th anniversary of WIFYR–Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers. Organized by author Carol Lynch Williams, the conference (June 15-19) offers workshops and presentations on writing, drawing, and publishing books for young readers. I’ve been invited to speak on the roles of writing and artwork in telling a story, and I invite you … Continue reading

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LET GEEK WEEKEND BEGIN!

Today kicks off “Life, the Universe & Everything“–Utah’s 3-day premiere Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror convention! I’m thrilled to participate again as an invited guest to talk about writing, drawing, and making comics. Here’s my schedule for the weekend:

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AT COMIC CON: ARTIST MITCH PARKER

  Salt Lake Comic Con is this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and I thought it would be fun to showcase a few of my talented friends that will be participating! Allow me to introduce artist (and all-around talented guy), Mitch Parker! “I’ve been drawing silly characters since I first held a pencil. There’s nothing quite like the … Continue reading

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AT COMIC CON: ArtisanMaskers

With the Salt Lake Comic Con happening this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, I thought it would be fun to showcase a few of my talented friends that will be participating! Allow me to introduce the creators of original, handmade masks: ArtisanMaskers. ArtisanMaskers is so excited in getting ready for Comic Con in Salt Lake this … Continue reading

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VOTE FOR MY MURALS

Great news! We have the chance to show our appreciation for the Provo River Trail murals I painted last fall: http://beedfack.com/do/survey/623 Vote #20 Graffiti/Public Art: Provo River Trail Murals by Jess Smart Smiley

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