The Peninsula Libraries Comic Arts Fest is coming soon in March 2020! All month long, we’re celebrating the importance of comics, both as an art form and as valid literature, and enabling aspiring artists and readers of all ages through author visits, workshops, and comics-related programs.
We’ll be having events at all libraries throughout San Mateo County: Burlingame Libraryopens a new window, Daly City Libraryopens a new window, Menlo Park Libraryopens a new window, Redwood City Libraryopens a new window, San Bruno Libraryopens a new window, San Mateo County Libraries, San Mateo Public Libraryopens a new window, and South San Francisco Libraryopens a new window.
Our kickoff event, the Small Press Comics Expo, will take place on Saturday, March 7, 2020, from 10 AM to 4 PM at the Redwood City Downtown Public Libraryopens a new window. Support small press comics by buying work directly from the creators! For interested artists who would like to table at our Expo, please fill out an applicationopens a new window. The deadline for submissions is December 31, 2019! Confirmations will be sent in January 2020.
Check back at this space for updates of participating authors, artists, and our special guests at the Small Press Comics Expo!
A big thank you to all the wonderful artists who submitted their art for the poster:
- Marc Arsenaultopens a new window
- Shaenon Garrityopens a new window
- Julie Fiveashopens a new window
- Artist Gunjaopens a new window
- Haetaeopens a new window
- Javier Hernandezopens a new window
- Avy Jetteropens a new window
- Leah Yael Levyopens a new window
- Sean Seamus McWhinnyopens a new window
- Gabriel Moore-Topazioopens a new window
- Wei-Ching Shyuopens a new window
- Jason Thompsonopens a new window
If you have any questions, please email us or sign up for our mailing list below and we'll keep in touch.