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Sponsored by the Oregon Cartoon Project: Sketchbook in Parks (June 9, 2022)

The Oregon Cartoon Project is proud to sponsor Sketchbook in Parks. Calling all people who love to draw! Bring your sketchbook and let’s draw people (and dogs!) in…

First Union of Comic Book Workers comes from…. Oregon!

In January 2022, a historic first took place, when the workers of Image Comics voted 7-2 in favor of unionizing with the Communications Workers of America. Previously, Image…

Orygone Series and the Oregon Ungreeting Cards

Back in the late 70s and early 80s, James Cloutier created a series of cartoon paperbacks that poked fun at Oregon. Starring a person called Hugh Wetshoe, four…

In-Between Days by Teva Harrison

Teva Harrison was born in Williams, Oregon. She lived in Toronto with her husband. Teva was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer at the age of 37. In this…

Free Comic Book Day Portland

Free Comic Book Day is the most wonderful time of the year for comic enthusiasts—it’s when publishers shell out special issues and deals on popular titles like Spider-Man, Doctor Who,…

OCI and the Oregon Cultural Heritage Commission (Archive)

  Oregon film history contains figures of the hugest possible magnitude. Matt Groening, the creator of The Simpsons, and king of a jaw droppingly huge merchandising empire, came…

Accessible Comics Design Competition (2022)

While not exclusively related to Oregon, we share this Call for Proposals, hoping that many Oregon cartoonists will contribute to this project.   Call for Proposals: Accessible Comics…

(Virtual) Exhibit The Art of the News: Comics Journalism (2021/22)

The following post is taken directly from the website https://jsma.uoregon.edu/ComicsJournalism The show is still available as virtual exhibit. The Art of the News: Comics Journalism opens at the…

Get to Know Vladimir Putin by Kane Lynch (2017)

Drawn by Kane Lynch in 2017, this comic with the title Get to Know Vladimir Putin originally appeared in The NiB. It is timely again after the invasion…

Comic Cave PDX

  Established in 2015 in St. Johns, Comic Cave is now a bustling family-owned store in the Kenton neighborhood. 1924 N. Kilpatrick, Portland Oregon, 97217 Wed-Fri 11-6 Saturday…