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Dec
09

WEEKEND PIN-UP: Kevin Cannon, also: Indy Comics Week

    Wish I could have timed it so this pin-up by KEVIN CANNON was the Xmas post, cause really there is no finer gift than a drawing by Kevin of your character (such as this one which was the back cover for the print edition of MANLY TALES OF COWARDICE #4).  Or a drawing of ANYTHING by Kevin for that matter.  When you see his name on a book–BUY IT!  You will never, ever be sorry.

   Speaking of buying comics and being sorry, this Wednesday (December 30th) I and several of my fellow Conspirators will be taking part in INDY COMIC WEEK at the SOURCE COMICS AND GAMES.  Enjoy the official spiel below, and I hope to see you there!

 CELEBRATING THE SPIRIT OF INDEPENDENCE!
 
 
“Welcome the opportunity to feature some of our favorite aspects of the greater comic book community” said Dominic Postiglione, co-owner of the Source “Independent & Alternative comic book creators and cartoonists drive the diverse world of graphic literature right up to the bleeding edge of popular culture.” Postiglione continued “A graphic literaure blender that is constantly changing, evolving and delivering something new and enticing in who knows what format?”
 
A Mini Indy Comicon is especially appropiate given the regions rather strange history of being a geographical breeder reactor for comic book creators and cartoonists. The Source, a long time supporter of Independent & Alternative Creators, welcomes the opportunity to showcase a much valued and often underserved segment of the industry, that is a virtual creative nuclear reactor.
 
Look for 14-20 Independent & Alternative Creators to be in attendance at the Source Mini Indy Comicon. They will be doing sketch’s, discussing & promoting, their work and interfacing with the people in attendance! There will also be complimentary soda, snacks, and a very special prize drawing! The Source will also be featuring over 250 Independent & Alternative comic book titles and cartoons in various formats at the store during the week.
 
“This is a highly rarified gathering of very talented individuals!” Postiglione summarized “And we’re inviting the general public,  seasoned comic fans, new comers and anyone else who is interested in graphic literature, to attend this very special and free event!”
 
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The only claim to fame Dominic Postiglione co-owner of the Eisner Spirit of Retailing Award winning Source Comics & Games make is “the comic book I like the least, I like more that the comic book you like the most!”
 
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Please add the Source Mini Indy ComiCon to your event calendar
 
Event Name:
 Source Mini Indy ComiCon 
Event Date/Time: Wednesday, December 30, 2009 – 5PM to 9PM
Event Description: Showcasing the Independent & Alternative World of Comic Books 
Event Location: Source Comics & Games 1601 W. Larpenteur Ave Falcon Heights, MN 55113
Graphics Available: Numerous. By request 
Contact: Dominic Postiglione, Source Comics & Games, 1601 West Larpenteur Avenue
              Falcon Heights, Minnesota 55113 
              651.645.0386 – bobsource@aol.com  – www.sourcecandg.com  
Admission: FREE! 

Guest Creator List: Available by request.

 

The Source Comics & Games of Falcon Heights, Minnesota is pleased and proud to announce that the 1st Annual Source Mini Indy Comicon will take place at the store on Wednesday, December 30th from 5PM to 9PM. In addition, all week from December 28th to January 3rd, the Source will be exclusively featuring Independent & Alternative Comic Book Creators work on the new release rack!




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