Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale is coming up next week and we're pleased to host a bake sale for the new vegan bakery Violet Sweet Shoppe in front of the SF store on Sunday, June 21st, 1pm-4ish. Crystal will be selling lots of her yummy cookies, cakes, and breads with half the proceeds going to Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue. So come by and get a taste of these new vegan treats, help out some birds, and treat your dad because he deserves it!
Attention residents of the Pacific Northwest: The Olympia Comic Festival is tomorrow! I'll be at table 18 and I have some new books to share. 12-5 at the Vault, 425 Franklin Street, SE. Entrance fee - it's free!
If you're going to MoCCA this weekend, be sure to stop by the Fantagraphics table on Saturday from 3-4pm to say hi to Lilli. You can also catch her a few hours later (6:30-8:30) at Giant Robot for the release of Windy Corner #3.
San Francisco-based artist, Kristine Reano, draws inspiration from the intricacies of nature. She creates gossamer environments with watercolor and meticulously detailed line work. Kristine's most recent collection, "The Forgotten Meaning of Hollow", encourages the viewer
to question the notion of emptiness and it's illusions.
Friday, March 6th, 6-9pm
Life + Limb
1716 E. Burnside St., Portland, OR 97214
As I've said before, my brother George is a busy busy guy and if you don't meet him at the Handmade Nation screening at Mezzanine next Wednesday, you have lots of opportunities to see him play (or tell a story) coming up...
march 14th sat @ women house, la
chen santa maria
march 16th mon @ verdi club, sf
porchlight storytelling series
w/ george chen, stephen elliott, tba
march 19th thurs @ southern exposure, sf
what's in the box?
w/ george chen, kit clayton, david horvitz, lukas geronimas, leif hedendal
.::chen santa maria/dan friel west coast tour::.
april 25th - portland - pocket sandwich w/ mark evan burden, yellow crystal star
april 26th - seattle - the josephine w/ redneck, arbitron
april 27th - portland - valentine's w/ white rainbow
april 28th - oakland - totally intense fractal mindgaze hut w/ grouper, pete swanson
april 29th - irvine - acrobatics everyday @ uc irvine w/ erika m anderson
april 30th - los angeles - the smell w/ lucky dragons, finches, erika m anderson
may 1st - los angeles - pehrspace w/ erika m anderson
may 2nd - san francisco - oven51 w/ high castle, erika m anderson, stamina mantis