Archives for “Toronto”

I've got a billion things to write about having just gotten back from vacation, but the two most time-sensitive are events I'm running in conjunction ...


Glad Day Bookshop in Toronto now has the honour of being the longest-lived gay bookstore in the world, and there was news last year that ...


Infinite Kung Fu Launch Party - Featuring Hop Fu! Friday September 2nd, 2011 @ Revival Bar, 783 College Doors open at 8:30 - Presentations start ...


Please feel free to republish this announcement. Thanks! - Chris -- ARTISTS HELP JAPAN: TORONTO RAISES $20,000 Toronto comic artists and DJs band together for Japanese Quake & ...


If you're in or around Toronto tonight, we're throwing a launch party for my buddy Jim's new graphic novel SKULLKICKERS. It's from 5-7pm, and we'll ...


Hey folks! Just a quick note that The Beguiling will be hosting an awesome event tomorrow, Robin McConnell of the Inkstuds podcast and the eponymous ...


Just one last bit about Gamercamp this weekend. They designed a truly amazing map to go into the attendee bags/speaker packages, to help folks get ...


I'm happy to say I'll be participating in Gamercamp this weekend, November 13-14. Gamercamp is "a celebration of the art, creativity and fun of video ...


Good news everyone! Graphic novelists Jeff Lemire for Essex County and Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki for Skim have made it to the Top 40 ...


I feel sliiiiightly guilty that I can only seem to find time to post here when it's something events/work-related, but that passes fairly quickly when ...


[caption id="attachment_5845" align="alignright" width="227" caption="Skullkickers #1 Cover A. "][/caption] My friend Jim Zubkavich is a good guy. He works primarily as the creative director at UDON ...


[caption id="attachment_5689" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Chris with Megaphone. Photo by Paul Hillier, http://www.flickr.com/photos/roadragebunny/"][/caption] I swear, I was much happier than this last night. Seriously, that was a pretty ...


The Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) is a celebration of comics and graphic novels—and their creators—that takes place annually in Toronto, Canada. The next TCAF ...


[caption id="attachment_3995" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="TCAF's set-up at last week's SpeakEasy art show, a plethora of posters and promotional art by talented artists!"][/caption] Just a quick reminder ...


I've known about this for a little while (was really trying to have it happen in conjunction with TCAF--no dice) but it slipped my mind ...


FREE COMIC BOOK DAY FOR EVERYONE Saturday, May 2nd, from Noon-5pm @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street, Near Bloor & Bathurst Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6G 2L7 FREE! http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=98705686354 It's FREE COMIC ...


We've just put up most of the TCAF Events that will be happening in Toronto surrounding the Festival. We're nailing down the dates on others, ...


[caption id="attachment_2446" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="KTR: Graphically Speaking. (L to R) Christopher Butcher, Kate Beaton, Willow Dawson, Emily Horne, Ryan North, and Brian McLachlan"]   [/caption]   Last night was ...


(Just posted this on The Beguiling's store blog, and I figured it earned a spot here too. Come hang out with webcomics people! It'll be ...


Last week the nominees for the 2009 Shuster Awards were announced. The Shuster Awards started off as Canada's fan-awards, with Canadian comics fans invited to ...


The Beguiling and The Toronto Comic Arts Festival are once again proud to partner with Toronto Public Library for Keep Toronto Reading Month, a month-long ...


KRAMERS ERGOT 7 TOURS TORONTO Presented by The Beguiling Books & Art Featuring Shary Boyle, Sammy Harkham, Kevin Huizenga, John Pham, Ron Rege Jr., Souther ...


In Toronto? Like comics, art, or design? There's a lot of cool stuff going down... Most of it presented by my erstwhile employer, The Beguiling, ...


This weekend in Waterloo (about an hour outside of Toronto) is the Waterloo Animated Film Festival. It's an amazing event! I'm going to be missing ...


An Evening with Igort and David B. Discussing the international Ignatz publishing line Rocco’s Plum Tomato, Plum Room 585 Bloor Street West (Enter off of Markham Street) Saturday November ...