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Cult of! Catwoman: A Meow Mix of Drag

Cult of! Returns with one of its favorite obsessions….Catwoman!!! Catwoman has clawed her way into our hearts over the years in so many different forms. From her classic 1940s debut in the Batman comics to her iconic tv and movie portrayals. We are going to represent them all at Cult of! Catwoman So get ready for some Cat-tastic acts on Sept 17th at Crush Bar Pdx Portland’s favorite bar! Hosted by Wolfgang X Tunes by DJ Aurora Visuals by Violet Hex Cast and special guest star announced soon! Tickets General Admission $10 VIP table (seats 4) $50 tacky-wacky-inc.ticketleap.com/cult-of-catwoman/ Doors at 8:30 Costumes encouraged!

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Rose City Comic Con

Portland’s premier pop-culture event, Rose City Comic Con is produced locally with a focus on creating a fun and friendly event for everyone! While our primary focus is that of comics, comic creators, and the creative process, Rose City Comic Con also provides its attendees with access to gaming, sci-fi, cosplay, anime, fantasy, and everything in between. Our goal is to provide you with a rewarding, fun, and family-friendly event experience. Plans for the 2019 Rose City Comic Con are under way — stay tuned for more details!

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TFAW Book Club w/ Cat Farris!

TFAW Book Club is back! And we’re extremely happy to announce the amazing Cat Farris is joining us as our special guest of honor! The first TFAW Book Club selection is the wonderful My Boyfriend is a Bear by Oni Press. Don’t have a copy of the book? We have copies available for sale right now at our Portland Things From Another World store! After you’ve read the book, come hang out with us and Cat as we discuss the book from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on August 31st, 2019! All Book Club attendees will be able to get a copy of their book signed as well! Haven’t heard of My Boyfriend is a Bear? Check out the synopsis below: Bear meets girl. Nora has…

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New Mutants: A X-men Themed Drag Show!

Tacky Wacky Inc presents… New Mutants: A X-men Themed Drag Show! Your favorite mutants are coming to the stage to give you this Xtraordinary show. The long running Comic book has brought out the super nerds in us all. We can’t wait to show you our Xcellent numbers! Hosted by Wolfgang X Mutant tunes by DJ Aurora Your Uncanny cast… Sue E Psydoll as The White Queen Selene Latrine as Jean Grey Prince Peanut Butter as Rogue Wolfgang X as Wolverine/Dazzler Miss Pamela Voorhees as Deadpool Dahlia Hearts as Marrow Marla Darling as Kitty Pryde/Shadowcat Miles Wilder as Gambit Helen of Boy as Psylocke Ida Summer Garden as Nightcrawler And Aphasia as Storm!!! Doors at 8:30 General Admission $10 VIP table (seats 4) SOLD OUT…

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SKIP release party with Molly Mendoza

In this epic tale of friendship, compassion and growth, Molly Mendoza’s stunning art and gripping storytelling immerses you in alternate worlds filled with mystical creatures and dazzling landscapes. When Bloom is thrown from their world, and Gloopy is exiled from their own, the two youngsters find in each other a much-needed kindred spirit. But as they skip through dimensions and encounter weeping giants, alligator islands and topsy-turvy 2D worlds, they find that their greatest challenge will be facing their own fears back home. We are excited to host a release party for Skip on August 14 at Floating World. To celebrate this event Molly is also producing an exclusive zine that will only be available at this event! WHO: Molly Mendoza WHAT: Skip release party…

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Comics and Zines for Middle Schoolers

9am-12pm (Breakfast and snacks provided) What better place to learn about comics and zines than the region’s largest Zine Library? Using the library as inspiration, youth will have workshops in character development, layout, lettering, inking & coloring, and risograph printing. They will produce several original comics and zines by the end of the week. Space for 12 youth – aged 11-14; $200/week (partial and full scholarships available – email showtell@iprc.org) [Note: This class goes until the 16th]

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Humor and Gag Comics: A Miss Anthology Comics Workshop (all ages)

Jenny Vu from the Portland Mercury will be teaching Humor and Gag Comics this year! Like to draw? Like making jokes? Gag comics are for you! In this workshop we’ll focus on putting words and images together in a way that is funny and unique to you. All ages, free for youth, enrollment required* Saturday, August 10th, 1-4pm *Limited to 30 participants on a first come, first served basis. Enroll here: https://missanthology.wordpress.com/august-10th-with-jenny-vu/

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Extraordinary: The Story of an Ordinary Princess Release Party!

Come celebrate the release of my new book, Extraordinary: The Story of an Ordinary Princess! There will be copies to purchase and be signed at the wonderful Bridge City Comics shop. I would love to see your face, chat comics, and draw a Princess Basil doodle for you!

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Submission Deadline: IPRC Certificate Program Application

[From the IPRC’s application website, see the website for the application link as well.] Program Costs The cost of the 2019/2020 program is $850 per semester and includes access to: All Workshops in your track All Lectures in your track Advisors in your genre A Two-Year Membership to the IPRC Community Resource Discounts Instruction in Letterpress, Risograph & Screenprinting Instruction in Graphic Design & Book Arts Professional Development Lectures Dates & Times The 2019/2020 Certificate Program officially begins with an orientation on September 7th & 8th The Fall Semester runs from the week of September 8th through mid-December The Spring Semester runs mid-January through the beginning of May 2019 The Summer Semester (Comics only) runs late May through the end of July 2019. The 2019/2020…

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How to Break Into Comics W/ Frank Gogol

Join us on Saturday, August 3rd 2019, as comic book writer Frank Gogol (Grief, Dead End Kids) shows you how to break into the comic book industry! This event is free to attend and open to all ages! In addition to sharing his story about breaking into the comic book industry, Frank will share his successes, his struggles, and offer a wealth of invaluable tips for new writers and artists looking to make it in this field! Frank will also be bringing his new comic, Dead End Kids, to this workshop, along with copies of the critically-acclaimed Grief! Both copies will be for sale directly from the writer. Check out the synopsis of Dead End Kids below: “It’s 1999. Ben, Murphy, Tank, and Amanda are…

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