Cool Things I Found On the Net This Week: Animation Blogs

When I lived in New York I joined ASIFA-EAST, an animation organization that sponsors animation screenings, lectures, and life drawing courses at SVA. I had the great pleasure of meeting ASIFA-EAST president Dave Levy, author of Your Career in Animation: How to Survive and Thrive, an excellent love letter to NYC animation now in its…

Cool Things I Found On the Net This Week: Save You Money Edition

This is an extra special saving-money-during-the-bad-economy edition of Cool Things! Thanks to a lovely New York Times article that Yahoo! showcased on Sunday I found a number of great coupon sites. Save money on groceries, household products and gifts for the holidays!Couponmom.comThis site is great. You can search for deals in your home state at…

Cool Things I Found On The Net This Week

Ohmygosh I found so many things on the internet this week it’s rather obscene. So I’ve put them into CATEGORIES, there are so many! COMICSInverloch Thanks to friend of the blog Perzik for getting me hooked on Sarah Ellerton’s first webcomic, which I read, all 764 pages of it, in two days. IGN describes it…

Cool Things I Found On The Net This Week

Hi all, I found two awesome blogs this week. The first, Illustration Friday, gives novices and professionals a chance to showcase their artistic chops by posting a word each week that inspires you to draw something related to that word. Anyone can submit an entry and the winning entries are featured on the site. It’s…

Web Comic Review: Lackadaisy and The Phoenix Requiem

I bring your attention to some awesome web comics found on the net. The first, Lackadaisy, by Tracy Butler, tells the story of Prohibition in St. Louis, MO and features an all cat cast running an underground speakeasy, the Lackadaisy. Mayhem ensues as Rocky, one of the main characters who desires to accomplish great things,…

Cool Things I Found On The Net This Week

Word Balloon Podcast Radio veteran John Siuntres speaks with comic writers and artists, animators, and film creators from all over the United States. Hilariously entertaining and often spireling into wacky out-of-control tangents, the podcast has featured such notable luminaries like Mike Mignola, Dwanye McDuffie, Brian Michael Bendis, Andrea Romano, Joe Quesada, and Brad Meltzer, to…