Join us for our first ever Comic Fest at Sulzer Regional Library! Local Chicago comic artists and creators will showcase their work at tables all over the ground floor of the library. Speak with creators, browse contemporary comics and zines, sign up for workshops, and attend panels where we talk comics, art careers and more!
Artists Alley will be set up in the Auditorium from 10am-4pm on Saturday and 1:30-4:30pm on Sunday. Stop by tables of local creators to browse their work and engage with the artists.
Throughout the day on Saturday, August 5th, there will be four one-hour workshops will take place in the Community Meeting Room.
Saturday August 5th
10:30 am – Character Creation for Kids with Corinne Mucha
12pm – Coding with Scratch with Finch Robots with Sulzer’s Junior CyberNavigator Intern
1:30pm – Storytelling + Zinemaking Workshop with Megan Kirby and Catherine Eves of Meanwhile
3pm – Doodle Jam! with Logan Kruidenier
We’ll also be hosting a Panel in which Chicago area artists discuss what it’s like working as a creative in comics. Panelists include:
Isabella Rotman – Cartoonist and Illustrator
Alex Nall – Cartoonist/Teaching Artist/Chicago Zine Fest Organizer
Delia Jean – Artist
Logan Kruidenier – Multi-media Artist and Doodle Expert
This event page will be updated with more details as Comic Fest approaches! CHICAGO! This weekend, head down to the Sulzer Library Comic Fest for awesome prizes and a chance to win free tickets to our Chicago show! RSVP below.