Art Schooled by Jamie Coe (Nobrow) $22.95 - Daniel Stope is a small-town guy who dreams of becoming an artist. His enrollment at art school and consequent move to the city opens up a world of exciting possibiles. Unsurprisingly, Daniel struggles with his newfound independence – the …
by Mandy Ord
28p, b&w, 6.5"x9.5"
Mandy Ord's comics are great. This one starts with some neurotic booty shaking carnage (true) then a looser piece about barista vistas, a grubby-great dog portrait and some high-stress city living. Ord has got her great, brutal ink line on full display accompanied by a engaging inner narration running throughout.