Attention Milwaukee cartoonists!! We are thrilled to release the first cycle of the Dandelion Comics Residency presented by Lion’s Tooth in partnership with BearBear and MILK Comic Fest and featuring mentorship by Quinn Blackshere and yours truly. This is a juried program for cartoonists based on the Greater Milwaukee area. Our goal is to support the local comics community while promoting work produced here to well-respected professionals active in the industry today. Please consider applying!
In our September 2022 book and graphic novel subscription packages: Established artist Francisco Ramirez
Every month we feature artists whose work we send to our book and graphic novel subscribers in special care packages. In September our subscribers received a gorgeous silk screened print by Francisco Ramirez.
And don't miss Francisco art at Lion's Tooth for Bay View Gallery Night Plus live screen printing with Living Shadow c/o INVIS! Friday, September 30, 2022 | 5pm to 9pm
Live screen printing with Living Shadow c/o INVIS and art by local artist Francisco Ramirez. Bring shirts to print or buy one from Lion’s Tooth: $5 for printing your own shirt, $10 to get a shirt + printing. Fun for kids and adults, come hang out with us!
In our October 2022 book and graphic novel subscription packages: Multimedia artist Molly Roberts
In October subscribers will receive a special edition of The Coloring Book of Spells, a comb bound booklet featuring 22 magical illustrations for their coloring pleasure!
Join the Alliance Française de Milwaukee for a French-speaking happy hour at Lion's Tooth bookstore in Bay View. Free and open to the public, beer and wine available for sale.
Kids event | Saturday, October 8, 2022 | 11am to 1pm Because Cockroaches Rule by John Janezic Reading and show with comedy, magic and puppets
Author John Janezic will be at Lion's Tooth will read from his book Because Cockroaches Rule, based on his cockroach puppet Louie the Roach. This will be a show with comedy and magic. Free and open to the public - bring your kids!
John Janezic has been an educator for the last 23 years. Originally from Milwaukee, John now resides in Mesa, AZ. He is an award-winning actor and storyteller and has been involved in numerous theatre productions, both in Milwaukee and Arizona, as well as film, television commercials, and professional wrestling. Learn more at Johnjanezic.com
Saturday, October 15, 2022 | 5pm to 8pm Unmissable release party for Luke Geddes' zine TV Grime
Join us to celebrate the release of TV Grime's inaugural Halloween issue, a 100+ page compendium of author Luke Geddes's reviews of and personal reflections on every Halloween-themed television episode he has ever seen (along with bonus comics by such cartoonist luminaries as Beth Heinly, John Sammis, and Andy Weiland).
Special event | Friday, October 21, 2022 | 6pm to 8pm Milwaukee Drag: Seven Generations of Glamour, by Michail Takach and B J Daniels Presented by the Wisconsin LGBTQ History Project
Why has Milwaukee been a breeding ground for drag talent since the 1880s? What were the seven generations of glamour? What was the Pansy Craze? Was there really a mid-century drag craze in downtown Milwaukee? When was the Golden Age of Milwaukee Drag? Get answers to all these questions and more at this book talk by the Wisconsin LGBTQ History Project honoring National LGBTQ History Month! All book purchases will directly benefit COURAGE MKE. Questions? Contact email@example.com
Author event | Friday, November 18, 2022 | 6pm to 8pm Beyond Any Experience by Anne E. Terpstra
Join us for an evening with Chicago author Anne E. Terpstra. Her novel Beyond Any Experience is an intimate, emotional debut that explores grief, parenting, neurodiversity, and the vulnerability of love after loss, all through a queer lens.