Last year I was a guest speaker at the Kenosha Festival of Cartooning. Director, Anne Hambrock (wife and assistant of The Brilliant Mind of Edison Lee cartoonist, John Hambrock organized an amazing event that featured Paul Gilligan, John Read, Scott Stantis, Tom Richmond and Tom Bancroft...and myself. The event was so successful and well-received that Anne is gearing up for the Kenosha Festival of Cartooning No. 2!
Today is the start of a Kickstarter fundraising campaign to raise money for the second annual Kenosha Festival of Cartooning, which will take place Sept. 27th-29th, 2012 in . . . you guessed it . . . Kenosha, WI. This year’s guest speakers:
- Stephan Pastis of Pearls Before Swine
- Greg Cravens of The Buckets
- Michael Jantze from The Norm and Jantze Animation Studios
- Norm Feuti of Retail and Gil
- Dave Coverly of Speed Bump and Parade Magazine
- Tom Racine of Tall Tale Radio will moderate panel discussions
The campaign offers a whole slew of gifts for different levels of contributions. Go check it out!