Toucan Blog

IT'S A GREAT TIME TO BE A FAN!
Maggie Thompson

Maggie Thompson offers tips on how to be a fan and maximize your convention experience.

THE TOUCAN INTERVIEW
Chris Samnee

Chris Samnee, the Eisner-nominated Best Penciler/Inker of Daredevil and Comic-Con special guest, talks about the beginnings of his career in part one of the Toucan Interview!

A DRAGON WORTH DRAWIN'!
You Can Draw . . . A Dragon!

Katie Cook returns with this month's drawing lesson: a cute baby dragon, live from a hotel room at a comic book convention somewhere in this great land of ours!

APE 2013 ANNOUNCES SPECIAL GUESTS!
APE, the Alternative Press Expo

The Alternative Press Expo--fondly known as APE--returns to the Concourse Exhibition Center on October 12 and 13, 2013!

GET OUT THERE AND SELL YOUR BOOK!
Comic-Con International's Toucan

Marc Bernardin takes writers throught the next step on their journey to being published: Promoting your book on a personal level.

WHO WINS THIS YEAR'S AWARD?
Bill Finger by Jerry Robinson

Mark Evanier and his blue-ribbon committee have decided who will receive this year's Bill Finger Award for Excellence in Comic Book Writing.

WRITERS & ARTISTS: BUILDING A BETTER COLLABORATION
Comic-Con International's Toucan

Artist Steve Lieber talks about how writers can better deal with their artist collaborators, including debunking the old myth: "Comics have an unlimited budget."

WHO IS THIS YEAR'S PROMISING NEWCOMER?
Russ Manning

Announcing this years nominees for the Russ Manning Promising Newcomer Award. This year's recipient will be announced as part of the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards on Friday, July 19, during Comic-Con International.

WORKING WITH YOUR COLLECTION
Comic-Con International's Toucan

Maggie Thompson continues her discussion on dealing with your collection, including the three "Bs": Bagging, Boarding, and Boxing.

THE TOUCAN INTERVIEW
Comic-Con International's Toucan

Part two of our interview with Strangers in Paradise creator Terry Moore spotlights his later series, Echo and Rachel Rising.

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