Come to Quimby's the night before the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo to meet three of the most exciting alternative comics makers working today. Michael DeForge (Very Casual, Koyama Press), Lisa Hanawalt (My Dirty Dumb Eyes, Drawn & Quarterly), and Patrick Kyle (Black Mass) will be signing their …
In the Tall Grass #4
20p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
Tessa Brunton's comics are super good. Mostly autobiographical stories (with embelishments when neccessary), there's got a great sense of comedic timing that transcends cheap laffs and unpretentiously captures something bigger. Brunton's linework has a great feel too- somewhere on a spectrum betwixt Theo Ellsworth and early Lynda Barry. -EF