Saturday, March 6, 2010

Big Pete's Autograph/ Sketch/Signing Day coming on Wednesday!!

The Following is happening on Wednesday March 10th:

BigPete's Collectibles Next Wednesday for new release comic day we will be having a guest or two at the store. We'll have Megan Furesz from Cloudscape Comics coming down to promote "Exploded View" a comic book anthology. Chloe Chan may also be here but I have to confirm this.

Megan will be on hand to promote the book, sign autographs and maybe… even do some sketches! Her work is beautiful! C'mon down and and pick up a copy! Wednesday the 10th! Support the local comic industry!

Cloudscape Comics is pleased to announce the launch of its fourth publication, Exploded View. A science fiction anthology featuring twenty-five artists, all current or former residents of Vancouver, Canada, this book showcases the broad range of talent in the comics artist community. Notable contributors include Camilla d'Errico, who has been making waves with her manga influenced paintings in and outside of Vancouver, and is the artist for notable titles such as "Burn", "Tanpopo", and "Sky Pirates"; Children's book Illustrator Scot Ritchie; Angela Melick, creator of the acclaimed "Wasted Talent" Webcomic; John Christmas, the artist on the recently released "Barack the Barbarian"; Jonathon Dalton, creator of "Lords of Death and Life" and "A Mad Tea-Party"; Edison Yan, whose work can be seen on "Scribblenauts" on the Nintendo DS; Colin Upton, who has been pioneering mini-comics in Vancouver since 1985; Local Rocker, actor, and Illustrator Toren Atkinson; as well as Colleen MacIsaac and Jordyn Bochon, who both contributed to the independent comics anthology "You Ain't No Dancer". The group includes established artists, underground cartoonists, web comic creators, animators, illustrators, and manga artists all working together to tellmeaningful, intelligent stories through the medium of comics.through the medium of comics.