Stories tagged Peanuts

Peanuts Studio Welcomes More CCS Alums!

Congratulations to Bryan Stone ′08 and Mary Shyne ′18 on joining the PEANUTS family. Bryan Stone was recently hired by another CCS alum, Donna Almendrala ′12. He joins Mary Shyne and classmate Denis St. John ′08, who are both staff artists.

Tags: Bryan Stone, cartoonstudies, Denis St. John, Donna Almendrala, Mary Shyne, Peanuts

SETH to speak at The Center for Cartoon Studies Commencement Cermony

The Center for Cartoon Studies commencement ceremony will take place on Saturday May 5, 11am, at The Barrette Center for The Arts, with special guest SETH.

SETH is the creator of the comic book series Palookaville. His comics have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Best American Comics, and McSweeneys Quarterly. His illustrations have appeared in numerous publications including the cover of the New Yorker, the Walrus, and Canadian Notes & Queries. He is Lemony Snicket’s partner for the new Young Readers series, All the Wrong Questions, and has illustrated and designed a new, deluxe edition of Stephen Leacock’s Sunshine Sketches of a little Town. He is the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably collections of work by Charles Schulz, John Stanley, and Doug Wright and has exhibited throughout the world in group and solo shows.

The event is free and open to the public.

Please join us for the Thesis Exhibition Opening immediately following the ceremony. The exhibit features original work by the graduating class!

Tags: Commencement Cermony, Doug Wright, Drawn and Quarterly, Palookaville, Peanuts, Seth, Thesis Exhibit

Next Up: Paige Braddock

Paige Braddock’s long-running comic strip, Jane’s World, was the first gay-themed work to receive online distribution by a national media syndicate in the U.S. Braddock is also the creative director at Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates. She has illustrated several Peanuts children’s books and the Snoopy U.S. postage stamp, issued in April 2001, was designed by Braddock. In 2008, Braddock co-created a line of science-fiction graphic novels with writer Jason McNamara titled, The Martian Confederacy and in 2015, she began publishing her own line of graphic novels for children with Andrews McMeel titled Stinky Cecil in Operation Pond Rescue and Stinky Cecil in Terrarium Terror. She has also written a series of lesbian romance novels with this publisher under the pen name, Missouri Vaun.

Tags: CCS Visiting Artist, Jane's World, Paige Braddock, Peanuts, Stinky Cecil

Our local Norwich Bookstore is now selling The Center for Cartoon Studies Schulz Library totes! Pick one up in the store or buy them online!

Tags: Center for Cartoon Studies, Linus, Norwich Bookstore, Peanuts, Schulz Library

Scholastic Art Comic Contest Winners Announced!

Click here to see and download the winning entries.

Tags: Comic Contest, One Sheet Workshop, Peanuts, Scholastic Art, Snoopy

Tags: Cartoon Studies, Linus, Peanuts, Schulz Library