Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#01: Get Ready for Comic-Con 2017!

Posted on Jun. 20, 2017

Comic-Con is one month away (Choke! Shudder! Gasp! as they used to say in the comic books) and we're launching our 2017 series of Toucan Tips of the Day! Pay attention, kids ... there's a lot of info coming down the pike!

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

Zoom Into Summer with Our June Book Club Reads!

Posted on Jun. 20, 2017

All five branches of the Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs met and discussed new books they read in June!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 047: Time Enough at Last

Posted on Jun. 20, 2017

Marc Bernardin reminds us that Comic-Con International offers numerous opportunites for varied convention experiences, and offers some advice on some things that you should't pass up.

World Premiere of Batman and Harley Quinn at Comic-Con International
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2017!

World Premiere of Batman and Harley Quinn at Comic-Con International

Posted on Jun. 19, 2017

Continuing the 10-year tradition of premiering a DC Universe Original Movie at Comic-Con by WB Animation, Batman and Harley Quinn will have it's World Premiere at this year's event!

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STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 048: Managing

Posted on Jun. 13, 2017

Steve Lieber talks about how cartoonists should consider adding extra management help when their careers take off.

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 052: Abstracted

Posted on Jun. 6, 2017

Maggie Thompson talks about how, when it comes to comic art, "There’s no limit to how good the words can be or how inventive the pictures can be."

Comic-Con International 2017 Souvenir Book
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2017!

Comic-Con Celebrates the Jack Kirby Centennial with an Exclusive Souvenir Book Cover by Bruce Timm!

Posted on May. 31, 2017

Comic-Con International celebrates the Jack Kirby Centennial with an exclusive 2017 Souvenir Book cover featuring some of Kirby's greatest creations and co-creations, illustrated by Bruce Timm!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
GET READY FOR SUMMER WITH A NICE, TALL TIKI DRINK!

You Can Draw With Katie Cook 047: How to Draw a Tiki Drink!

Posted on May. 23, 2017

Katie Cook gets us ready for summer with a nice, big, refreshing (non-alcoholic!) Tiki drink!

Comic-Con International 2017 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

One Last Guest for Comic-Con 2017!

Posted on May. 22, 2017

We have one last guest announcement for Comic-Con International 2017!

Comic-Con International Presents the 2017 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
WILL EISNER COMIC INDUSTRY AWARDS

Judges’ Comments on the 2017 Eisner Awards Process

Posted on May. 19, 2017

This year's judges weigh in on their experiences picking the 2017 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards nominees!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 046: Listening Post

Posted on May. 16, 2017

Marc Bernardin shares some wisdom gained on his latest writing project.

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

May Books from Our Book Clubs!

Posted on May. 12, 2017

This month's reading list from all 5 Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs!

Steve Lieber for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 047: Early Kirby Exposures

Posted on May. 9, 2017

Steve Lieber takes a close look at the art of Jack "King" Kirby, including some particular panels Steve was drawn to as a child.

Comic-Con International 2017 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con International’s 14th Wave of 2017 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 8, 2017

Four more special guests for Comic-Con International 2017 on this second Monday in the merry month of May (how's that for alliteration?)!

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 051: Here’s How!

Posted on May. 2, 2017

Maggie Thompson talks about how comics are great at conveying information, clarifying a mood, and adding details to a description.

Comic-Con International 2017 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con International’s 13th Wave of 2017 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 1, 2017

The first Monday in May brings 4 more guests in our penultimate (we just love using those $10 literary terms!) special guest announcement for Comic-Con International 2017!

Katie Cook for Toucan, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog!
HEY, THAT'S A CUTE CACTUS!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 046: How to Draw a Cactus!

Posted on Apr. 25, 2017

Katie Cook gets us ready for the warm spring and hot summer ahead with how to draw a cactus, the international symbol of hot, dry weather (and if it isn't, it should be!).

Comic-Con 2017 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con International’s 12th Wave of 2017 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 24, 2017

As April winds down, we have 4 more Comic-Con International 2017 special guests to announce!

Comic-Con International 2017 Hotel Reservations
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2017!

Hotel Reservations Open Wednesday, April 26 at 9:00 AM Pacific Time!

Posted on Apr. 21, 2017

Comic-Con International 2017 Hotel Reservations open Wednesday, April 26, at 9:00 AM Pacific Time! Get ready now by reviewing our complete hotel list for 2017!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Anaheim Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 045: Kirby and Eisner at 100

Posted on Apr. 18, 2017

Marc Bernardin shares his story of meeting Will Eisner, as part of our 100th birthday celebration of The Spirit creator at this year's Comic-Con International.

Comic-Con International 2017 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con International’s 11th Wave of 2017 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 17, 2017

We're back with 4 more great special guests for Comic-Con International 2017, as we begin our final set of announcements over the next few weeks!

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS!

April Books from Our Book Clubs!

Posted on Apr. 14, 2017

"No .. there is another," Master Yoda once said, and he was right! Our quartet of Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs has now become a quintet with the addition of our latest group at the Encinitas Library!

Comic-Con International 2017 Souvenir Book
IT’S SOUVENIR BOOK TIME!

The Souvenir Book Deadline Is This Friday!

Posted on Apr. 10, 2017

The deadline looms for this year's Comic-Con International Souvenir Book! You can still be a part of the 2017 book, but hurry ... the deadline is this Friday, April 14th!

Comic-Con International Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Comic-Con 2017 Open Registration Tutorial Video

Posted on Apr. 7, 2017

Get your popcorn ready - it’s time for the premiere screening of Professor Toucan’s Open Registration Tutorial Video!

Comic-Con International Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Not Checking to See if Your Browser is Compatible? Inconceivable!

Posted on Apr. 6, 2017

When I was your age, television was called books. Thankfully, the Professor is here to walk us through 21st century tech!