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Short Run Small Press Fest

We are excited to be participating in the inaugural Short Run small press fest this Saturday in Seattle! LO artist and good pal Martine Workman helped launch this event with her co-coordinators and it looks like it's going to be a ton of fun with lots of artists and publishers from the Northwest! Saturday, November 12th, 10:30am-4:30pm The Vera Project at the Seattle Center (corner of Warren & Republican Ave N) free to the public There's also an after party & art show at the Fantagraphics Bookstore (1201 S Vale Street) from 6-9pm.

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Eyeworks Animation Festival co-organized by Lilli Carré

Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation 2011 Poster Trailer from Eyeworks Festival on Vimeo. Lucky Chicago! Lilli Carré and Alexander Stewart have organized another Eyeworks Animation Festival for this weekend! Here is the lowdown from their website: Eyeworks is a festival focusing on abstract animation and unconventional character animation. Festival programs showcase outstanding experimental animation of all sorts: classic films, new works and rare masterpieces. The Eyeworks programs showcase a range of animation techniques, including paper cutouts, stop-motion, 3D computer animation, and a wide variety of hand-drawn methods. The content of the films is even more varied, and includes cosmic abstraction, psychedelic characters, geometric patterning, and surrealistic narratives. Eyeworks celebrates animated moving images that express unusual vision, unusual approaches, and unusual...

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PDX: Landland at Music Fest NW Postermart

Our Minneapolis pals Landland are in town today at Jupiter Hotel as part of the Music Fest NW Postermart, which is going on until 10pm. It's a nice manageable show of a dozen or so poster artists and Dan is there with a great selection of their awesome screenprints. Here's a peek at a couple that we picked up! This beautiful pile of pachinko machines by Jes is for a Ted Leo poster that's getting released at his show tonight at Backspace! Very funny and detailed poster by Dan that he did for a Coen Brothers themed show. It's full of great hand-drawn fact-checked anachronisms from No Country for Old Men.

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Photos from Pop-Up at Reading Frenzy

Our pop-up shop at Reading Frenzy in downtown Portland is two weeks old and going strong! Thought we'd share some photos of it as well as a couple of pieces from the corresponding art show of original art by APAK from Living Things Vol. 5 and drawings by Martine Workman inspired by her book Water & Fall. The lovely sign that Martine made for us! Our weather-worn sign from our SF store in all its glory Be the first to get your hands on the new Living Things Vol. 5 by APAK and Becca Stadtlander's seasons cards! A drawing by Martine inspired by her book Water & Fall Original paintings by APAK for Living Things Vol. 5 LO poster sale,...

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Seattle: Martine Workman at Paper Kingdom

Our friend (and LO Artist) Martine Workman is participating in Paper Kingdom tomorrow in Seattle. It's described as, "...a mixed media event interweaving live performances, sound installations and paper art." Should be a good event and it's always fun to see Martine. Stop by and say hi! Paper Kingdom Thursday, August 11 · 6:00pm - 9:00pm Chapel Performance Space at Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Avenue N. Seattle, WA

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