Mad March Meeting

Panel by Pete Stathis

This Tuesday, March 27th is the
Philly Comix Jam’s March 2012 Philly Comix Jam’s Mad March Meeting!

Jam details as follows:
Same Time-8:00 pm
Same Place- Manny Browns’ 512 South Street, Philadelphia, PA
Same Deal: Bring a pencil & pen. Pre-Paneled paper is provided

The Philly Comix Jam meets once a month at Manny Browns on South St. to draw panels, talk comix and shoot the s#!t. All levels of experience are welcome.

Bring a friend and please don’t forget to take care your your tab.
www.PhillyComixJam.com

Thanks!

Check out the Facebook invite here.

Support Gary Friedrich, Boycott Marvel and Disney!


Illustration Courtesy the awesomely-talented Jay Piscopo!

Marvel/Disney never paid any royalties to the creator of Ghost Rider, Gary Friedrich. He took Marvel to court to get the royalties he deserves, and lost.  Now he owes Marvel 17,000 dollars after going to court.  T his is disgusting and heart-breaking!

Here is a list of links you want to check out.

Support Gary Friedrich Facebook Page.  Become a supporter.

Marvel: Stop Cheating Artists Out of Their Money. Characters are not created by companies, they are created by people.

Ghost Rider Creator Order to Stop Being The Ghost Rider Creator.“Marvel declined official comment regarding the case.”

Dear Nicolas Cage Petition.” Marvel winning a lawsuit against a financially destitute and unemployed senior citizen who helped create the iconic character”

The Magic of Marvel. Illustrated portrait of Marvel.

The NYC Feminist Zinefest, on February 25, 2012!


Come to the highly regarded Brooklyn Commons in Brooklyn for the NYC Feminist Zinefest, organized by Elvis Bakaitis and Kate Angell.  This event is a celebration of feminist expression.   PCJ organizer Dre G. will be tabling there.  It is also a short walking distance to Bergen Street Comics.

Check out the NYC Feminst Zinefest’s website here.

Saturday February 25, 2012  1-6pm

The Brooklyn Commons
388 Atlantic Avenue, Between Hoyt St. and Bond St.
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Map

See you there!

Time For Hourly Comic Day!

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This is it, jammers!  It is Hourly Comic Day, our favorite holiday at PCJ.  We hope that all cartoonists are planning on participating in this high holiday.  To gain more knowledge and to seek the guidelines check out the Hourly Comic Website.  After finishing scanning your comic post it here.

January Jams Meeting 2012

Art by Art!

That is right people!  The next Jam is January 31st 2012!
It will be at Manny Browns’ 512 South Street, Philadelphia, PA starting at 8pm.
See you there!

Check out our invite on Facebook.

Handmade Journal Demo at your local Blick Store. Saturday, February 18, 2012 1pm-3pm

Blick is offering a free book making demo to promote their book making kit.  Stop by and be enlightened with book making knowledge.  It may come in handy when you are putting together your new comic book.

From Blick’s site:

“Check out our new, exclusive Handmade Journal Kit and attend the Handmade Journal Demo at your local store! Demos will be held at all store locations on Saturday, January 14 and Saturday, February 18, 2012 from 1pm-3pm. Contact your local store for more information about the exclusive kit. Demos are free to attend and no purchase is necessary.”

  • Session: Saturday, February 18, 2012 1pm-3pm
  • Fee: Free to attend demo, Kit for purchase