The San Francisco Zine Fest is this Sunday in Golden Gate Park. It’s FREE ADMISSION with hundreds of the most exciting DIY comic and zine creators presenting their latest. Find us at Silver Sprocket table 233-236 with Rachel Dukes and Andy Warner. There will be NO FUCKING HAIRCUTS this year. Someone bring a pinata full of pancake mix.
Andy Warner is not only a long-time contributor to As You Were (he’s four for four right now), but he’s also sort of like the human version of Wikipedia; a quick glimpse at his work reveals a wide range of interests, in things both commonplace and obscure. He’s also a really busy person, but luckily we caught up with him after an impressive year to talk a bit about his art, his teaching, and his forthcoming book.
Irene is a damn good indie-comics anthology series that happens to be published from a small shed in the Silver Sprocket backyard. The three editors, Andy Warner, D W, and Dakota McFadzean, met attending the Center for Cartoon Studies, the “go-to” school for making and loving comics outside the DC and Marvel “superhero” mold. Their love of the medium is clear as they consistently pack each [...]
Check out Anarcho-Geek Review’s interview with Ion O'Clast about their “No Gods, No Dungeon Masters” comic. Our narrator states that these “subcultures don’t have a lot of overlap, but I do.” Which is probably a statement that the readers of this site will agree with. But I have to wonder. The majority of anarchists I know are geeks of one variety or another. Is it more [...]
irenecomics: IRENE #6 IS ON ITS WAY. Irene #6 will debut at SPX 2015. But you can lock down a copy (and help us cover printing costs) by placing a pre-order now! This is undoubtedly the biggest Irene yet. At 216 pages, this comics and art anthology is filled to the brim with contributors based in every continent on the planet Earth. Yes, even [...]
SLAM DIEGO COMMIE-CON FIELD REPORT We’re putting the finishing touches on THE FRIEND ZONE, your sanctuary and ours from the San Diego ComiCon this weekend, with our dear friends at Mixtape Comics and Irene Comics. Booth N-03 in Small Press (listed as “Mixtape Comics”) All weekend we will be slingin’ free haircuts, bad idea potion and a willingness to employ direct action to make up for comic-cons missing harassment policy (WE RIDE [...]