Comics 101

image of comics extravaganza program at Seattle Public LibrarAs you may know, comics are a big deal in Seattle. We’re home to a number of nationally recognized cartoonists (Ellen Forney, Pete Bagge and Jim Woodring to name just a few), Fantagraphics Books and The Comics Journal. In honor of all the great cartoonists in our midst, The Seattle Public Library threw a Comixtravaganza this past January, with events at various branch libraries and a big finale at the Central Library featuring a cartooning workshop (pictured above) led by David Lasky and a multimedia presentation by Ellen Forney.

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