Friday, 18 November 2016

Sex Is A Funny Word Wins The Norma Fleck Award For Canadian Children's Non-Fiction


I'm proud to announce Cory Silverberg and I received the The Norma Fleck Award For Canadian Children's Non-Fiction at the Canadian Children's Book Centre Awards!

http://bookcentre.ca/2016-ccbc-award-winners/
We were in great company with our fellow nominees, including Claudia Davila for the profoundly moving book Child Soldier.  Another friend Willow Dawson was nominated in three other categories, two for her beautiful book The Wolf-Birds.
 Congratulations to all the finalists!

Saturday, 10 September 2016

Sex Is A Funny Word nominated for a Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction and Joe Shuster Dragon Award


 

Cory Silverberg and I are thrilled Sex Is A Funny Word has been nominated for a Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children's Non- Fiction http://bookcentre.ca/2016-ccbc-awards-finalists/
We're in great company with fellow nominees Willow Dawson and Claudia Davila!




Comics Courses at OCADU and the AGO in Toronto




I’m teaching cartooning and comics at OCADU and the AGO this fall. There are still seats available in all these courses:
Continuing Studies at OCADU:
Comics and Graphic Novels- Thursdays 6:30-9:30 September 15- October 20
Comics and Graphic Novels- Saturdays 10:00-1:00 November 5- December 10
Comics for Youth - Saturdays 2:00-4:00 November 5- December 10
Adult Learning at the AGO:
Intro to Comics: Narratives- Wednesdays 7:00-10:00 September 28- October 26
Comics Explorations-Wednesdays 7:00-10:00 November 2-November 30
All Ages Drop-In Comics- Fridays 4:30-8:30 October 7- November 25


Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Teaching Comics in July



I'm teaching a 6 week comics course at OCADU on Thursday nights beginning July 7th (and a 4 week comics workshop at the AGO Friday nights beginning July 8th has been cancelled).  
http://www.ago.net/comics-narratives-summer-2016
https://continuingstudies.ocad.ca/class_details.jsp…

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

Cory Silverberg and Fiona Smyth at TCAF 2016

Cory and I will be tabling with Seven Stories Press this year at TCAF 2016, the Toronto Comics Arts Festival, on May 14th and 15th-  come say hi at booth #135! Right near the entrance of the library.


TCAF website: http://torontocomics.com/