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 Nate Beaty
32p, b&w, silkscreened cover, 7.5"x9"
Liberty Crew Breakers - throwin' down in Oregon. Beaty's great comic has the built-in treat of lots of drawings of scrappy kids break dancing. It's a small town charm-a-thon too, with a nice narrative looseness and portrait of a day's priorities: pizza, hitting it big, restoring the Statue of Liberty. That kinda book. -EF