New Souther Salazar store

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Cartoonist/painter/sculptor Souther Salazar has opened a store on Etsy and there you can buy all manner of adorable, lovely things, including mini-comics. Prices are from $3 up. So. Cute.

Check out: Key Moments from the History of Comics

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A hit at TCAF, now you can own your own copy of this comic by Francois Ayroles.

New Gary Panter JIMBO minicomic!

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Comics Comics has the details and how to purchase.

OCHRE ELLIPSE wins Isotope Minicomics award

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We are very remiss in not reporting yesterday that Jonas Madden-Connor’s OCHRE ELLIPSE #2 has won the prestigious Isotope Award for Excellence in Mini-Comics, presented each year during the APE festivities. You can purchase it at Family Style. Here’s a review at Daily Cross Hatch.

Isotope Award for Excellence in Mini-Comics DEADLINE is nigh!

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James Sime, owner of Isotope, the comic book lounge, tells us that there are only seven days left to submit mini-comics for the 2008 Isotope Award for Excellence in Mini-Comics. “You have just one week left to draw, fold, and hand-staple your way to mini-comic glory!” Sime said. While the minis continue to pour in […]

SPX debuts

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It’s here! SPX debuts! Make sure you click the links for ALL THE GOODNESS. Secret Acres Secret Acres will be debuting Capacity by Theo Ellsworth. It features new material as well as content from Ellsworth’s Capacity mini-comics. Theo will be in attendance at SPX, signing books and posters. Intricate, even exquisite – but never immaculate, […]

HeroesCon: Low Key Comics Party

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Low Key Comics will be premiering Snug Comics #1 at their rock show/party party Saturday at heroes Con: Details below but more info here. Low Key Comics presents: Snug Comics featuring Calabi Yau, Young Tom Fury, Battle Beasts, and the Lights, Fluorescent Saturday, June 21st 9PM Snug Harbor 1228 Gordon St. Charlotte, NC 28205 www.snugrock.com […]

Trees and Hills hit the roads

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Dan Barlow sends word of a spring tour for this New England cartoon collective–frankly we didn’t know there were two conventions in New Hampshire alone! The Trees & Hills comics group will celebrate the end of a long winter this year by hitting the road for a spring tour. The 2008 SPRING THAW TOUR features […]

Maisie Kukoc award voting opens

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Via the email: The Maisie Kukoc Award for Comics Inspiration rewards a self-publisher of small-press, hand-made comics (sometimes called “mini-comics”), on the basis of merit and financial need. The 2008 Kukoc will be awarded at Guapo Comics and Coffee on April 24th, 2008, to coincide with the Stumptown Comics Fest in Portland, OR, and includes […]

Hartzell wins Maisie Kukoc

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The Comics Reporter reports that Andy Hartzell won the Maisie Kukoc Award for mini-comics at this weekend Stumptown Comics Fest.

Help Dick buy mini comics

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Dick Hyacinth asks in interesting question on how to buy small press comics: I was looking over the Ignatz nominees, and was struck by how many were books which I’d wanted to read but haven’t been able to find. Does anyone know of a good site for ordering stuff from a bunch of different small […]