Local artist Ben Collison appears at the Cartoon Art Museum on Thursday September 3rd, from 2:00 – 5:30pm for the Cartoonist-in-Residence program. Come watch him illustrate with coffee and ink. He will be talking about his latest Kickstarter project “She had Love on Her Tongue & Death in Her Eye” a coffee art book. There will be a free raffle with comics, stickers, and t-shirts as prizes.
Collison will be demonstrating how he creates art with ink and coffee; smearing, smudging, and splattering coffee on ink until the illustration is complete. Not to be confused with watercolor, this coffee art stays grounded in the gritty nature of coffee stains and splatter.
Ben’s inspiration for his 100-page hard cover coffee art book is tough female rockstars. More info about Ben’s work at the link…
Cartoon Art Museum
655 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Author Chuck Palahniuk will be coming to Comix Experience on Saturday, August 29th starting at 11 AM, to sign copies of FIGHT CLUB 2, the comic book sequel to his astonishing novel. Please find more details about attending at the link…
305 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Author R.A. Salvatore appears to sign his new novel ARCHMAGE on Friday September 11, 2015 at 7:00pm at Barnes & Noble!
About this author
R.A. Salvatore is the New York Times bestselling author of more than forty novels, including the popular Forgotten Realms series The Legend of Drizzt. He’s an avid gamer, father of three, and loyal citizen of Red Sox Nation.
Barnes & Noble
98 Middlesex Pkwy, Burlington, MA 01803
Writer Nathan Edmondson appears at Hypno Comics on Wednesday September 23rd from noon till 4:00 PM. The latest Black Widow and Punisher Graphic novels are available on this day.
Hypno Comics & Games
1803 E. Main Street, Ventura, CA 93001
Darryl “DMC” McDaniels will be signing copies of his critically acclaimed comic books from his comic publishing house, Darryl Makes Comics™ in the afternoon on Saturday, September 19th at Bookhampton in East Hampton, NY. Darryl Makes Comics is an independent comic book imprint created by Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, and is dedicated to the idea that every walk of life has heroes and stories worth telling. “Hip hop was always based on creativity,” DMC says, “So what we’re trying to do with this comic book is not trying to create anything that’s new; we’re just going to show the world what’s already there… the beauty and the creativity of it.”
Presented as part of the uniphigood The East End Music & Arts Festival.
41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY 11937
Join Tr!ckster for the debut of a group art show featuring the slick cuts of Brittany Lee, Jackie Huang, Julia Cone, and more, entitled Running With Scissors, Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 6:00pm – 9:00pm!
2631 Ashby Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
Graphic artists Sam Alde (New Construction) and Michael DeForge (Dressing) represent their respective presses — Uncivilized Books and Koyama Press — with a night of slideshows and conversation at the Word Bookstore on Tuesday, September 22nd at 7:00 PM.
126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222-2002
Kunal Nayyar, star of The Big Bang Theory, appears at Barnes & Noble on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 4:00 PM to sign his new book YES MY ACCENT IS REAL!
About this author
Kunal Nayyar was born in London and raised in New Delhi, India. He first came to the United States in 1999 to pursue a bachelor’s degree in business administration and went on to receive an MFA in acting from Temple University. Playing the character of Raj on The Big Bang Theory, he has been part of the ensemble since the show debuted in 2007. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Neha, who was named Miss India in 2006.
Barnes & Noble – The Grove
189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Brian and Wendy Froud appear at Powell’s City of Books on Wednesday, August 26th at 7:30 PM!
Following in the footsteps of Trolls, Brian and Wendy Froud lead readers deep into the world of faeries. Humans throughout history have always had special relationships and bonds with faeries, whether loving and helpful or at times destructive. Brian Froud’s Faeries’ Tales explores the complex relationship and liminal state between the human and faery world where interaction occurs.
Powell’s City of Books
1005 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209-3114
Brad Meltzer appears at Barnes & Noble on Wednesday September 16, 2015 at 6:00 PM to sign I AM HELEN KELLER!
About this author
Brad Meltzer is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Inner Circle, The Book of Fate, and seven other bestselling thrillers. In addition to his fiction, Brad is one of the only authors to ever have books on the bestseller list for nonfiction (History Decoded), advice (Heroes for My Son and Heroes for My Daughter), children’s books (I Am Amelia Earhart and I Am Abraham Lincoln), and even comic books (Justice League of America, Green Arrow, Identity Crisis).
Barnes & Noble – The Forum at Ashley Park
342 Newnan Crossing Bypass, Newnan, GA 30265