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Comic-Con International
Posted on Aug. 4, 2021

Join us as we wrap up Comic-Con@Home 2021 with the final volume of our SuperVolunteers challenge!

COMIC-CON GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs
Posted on Aug. 3, 2021

Magic, myths, and manga are just a few of the topics under discussion this July by members of the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs.

Comic-Con@Home

Comic-Con International
Posted on Jul. 27, 2021

Our fourth volume of the Comic-Con@Home 2021 SuperVolunteers challenge is here!

Comic-Con International
WonderCon@Home

WonderCon@Home SuperVolunteers: Round 3

Posted on Mar. 22, 2021

Thank you for joining us for round three of WonderCon@Home's SuperVolunteer Series!

WonderCon@Home
WonderCon@Home

WonderCon@Home Cosplay Challenge

Posted on Mar. 18, 2021

The WonderCon@Home Cosplay Challenge is quickly approaching!

Comic-Con International
WonderCon@Home

WonderCon@Home SuperVolunteers: Round 2

Posted on Mar. 17, 2021

The second round of SuperVolunteers for WonderCon@Home 2021 has arrived! 

WonderCon@Home
WonderCon@Home

The New Comic-Con Merch Shop is Open!

Posted on Mar. 17, 2021

Read on to learn all about our exciting WonderCon and WonderCon@Home gear!

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
CAROUSEL BY JESSE HAMM

Carousel 031: Drawing What You See

Posted on Mar. 16, 2021

Artists are often advised to “draw what you see, not what you think you see.” But how do we distinguish between those options? This month’s Carousel column explains the difference!

Comic-Con International
WonderCon@Home

WonderCon@Home SuperVolunteers: Round 1

Posted on Mar. 15, 2021

Welcome to the first round of SuperVolunteers for WonderCon@Home 2021!

WonderCon@Home
WonderCon@Home

SuperVolunteers, assemble!

Posted on Mar. 10, 2021

The WonderCon@Home SuperVolunteer Challenge is back and we need your help!

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

Maggie's World 089: Looking for Laughs

Posted on Mar. 9, 2021

Maggie Thompson discussed gag cartoons in Maggie’s World 071. Now, as we look for cheer in the year ahead, she considers comics gags again.

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

Celebrate with Our Love for Comics!

Posted on Mar. 2, 2021

Love was in the air in February, and what better way to celebrate than with our love for comics!

Comic-Con Educational Series
BRAND NEW SLATE OF COMIC-CON EDUCATIONAL PANELS

February Comic-Con Educational Series!

Posted on Feb. 18, 2021

We are proud to present the next group of panels as a part of the Comic-Con Educational Series. Check back the third Thursday of each month for a new slate of online panels focused on a wide variety of education topics.

NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE COMIC BOOK SHOP!

2021 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award

Posted on Feb. 17, 2021

If you take part in this weekly journey to comic book heaven, you probably have a favorite store you visit. If so, consider nominating that store for the comic industry’s most prestigious retail award: The Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAKE A FRIEND FOR VALENTINE'S DAY

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 078: How to Draw a Valentine's Day Friend!

Posted on Feb. 16, 2021

Hey it’s almost Valentine’s Day. Here’s how to draw a new friend for this momentous occasion!

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
CAROUSEL BY JESSE HAMM

Carousel 030: Preparing the Script

Posted on Feb. 9, 2021

You’ve received a script and you’re ready to draw it—what next? Jesse Hamm describes preparatory steps you can take that will smooth your way and minimize difficulties.

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

Maggie’s World 088: Who Knew

Posted on Feb. 2, 2021

Maggie Thompson asks the question, "Who Knew?" when certain comics and fictional characters were based on real people.

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

Brand New Year, Brand New Books!

Posted on Jan. 28, 2021

2021 started with a bang as the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs discussed a whole new pile of comics!

Comic-Con Educational Series
BRAND NEW SERIES OF EDUCATIONAL PANELS ONLINE!

Introducing the Comic-Con Educational Series!

Posted on Jan. 20, 2021

We are proud to announce the Comic-Con Educational Series, a new slate of online panels focused on a wide variety of education topics. The third Thursday of each month will showcase a new set of panels available for free on YouTube!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
KATIE COOK LOOKS BACK FONDLY AT 2020

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 077: How to Draw 2020!

Posted on Jan. 19, 2021

Katie Cook starts off 2021 by looking back at the (SPOILER ALERT!) dumpster fire that was 2020.

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
CAROUSEL BY JESSE HAMM

Carousel 029: Composition

Posted on Jan. 12, 2021

Jesse Hamm starts off the new year with a look at composition: The art of arranging the shapes in your drawing so that the placement of every shape suggests the right meaning.

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

Maggie's World 087: A Robot Century

Posted on Jan. 5, 2021

Maggie Thompson ushers in the new year with a look at robots, androids, and cyborgs (oh, my!) in comics.

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

Ho-Ho-Ho: Graphic Novels for the Holidays!

Posted on Dec. 28, 2020

Happy holidays from all of the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs! Here are the write-ups for the groups that met in the month of December. We hope your holiday break has been filled with lots of great comics and graphic novel. (The Escondido 1 club took a break this month.)

Comic-Con Museum Character Hall of Fame
COMIC-CON MUSEUM CHARACTER HALL OF FAME

Pac-Man Induction Thursday, Dec. 17!

Posted on Dec. 15, 2020

This Thursday, December 17, 2020, we will induct PAC-MAN™ into the Comic-Con Museum Character Hall of Fame and we couldn’t be more excited! 

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

We Give Thanks for Graphic Novels!

Posted on Nov. 23, 2020

The Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs return with a tasty treat of graphic novels for Thanksgiving week!

Comic-Con Museum Character Hall of Fame
COMIC-CON MUSEUM CHARACTER HALL OF FAME

Pac-Man Is the 2020 Character Hall of Fame Inductee!

Posted on Nov. 18, 2020

BIG NEWS! Pac-Man is the Comic-Con Museum Character Hall of Fame inductee for 2020!

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
CAROUSEL BY JESSE HAMM

Carousel 028: Timing Your Efforts

Posted on Nov. 9, 2020

Jesse Hamm returns with solid advice for artists on how to help you set goals that fit your time and talents and satisfy you, without stressing you out.

Comic-Con Holiday Long Sleeve
COMIC-CON HOLIDAY MERCH

Comic-Con Holiday Merch is Here

Posted on Nov. 3, 2020

It’s never too early to start holiday shopping!