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Things From Another World is pleased to announce a signing with Aaron Lopresti, the talented artist behind such titles as DC's Wonder Woman and Justice League International and Marvel's Captain Marvel and Planet Hulk. Stop by the Portland TFAW on Wednesday, September 23rd from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. to celebrate the release of Aaron Lopresti’s new creator-owned series that’s been years in the making!

Things From Another World is excited to host Emi Lenox at our Portland store for a Plutona signing on September 4th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and we hope you'll join us to celebrate the release of Plutona #1 from Image Comics.

 

Emi Lenox is best known for her work on EmiTown, and has also worked on Madman, Sweet Tooth, Glory, and more. She's reuniting with award-winning writer Jeff Lemire to launch the new five-issue Plutona miniseries.

 

Copies of Plutona #1 will be available for...

Admission: 

Tickets & passes available on their website.

From the ghoulishly delightful folks at Living Dead LLC. (home to Living Dead Magazine) comes the Living Dead Horror Convention!

 

Debuting November 13th at the Oregon Convention Center, this not to be missed event will bring together mainstream horror icons and fantastic local talent, showcase the darkest of wares from the highest quality vendors, and unite us all in memory of Laura Palmer (via booze and dancing) at an official after party in the illustrious Lovecraft Bar. Conceived by Living Dead creator/owner Deanna Uutela and NW horror writer and sales director James R....

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$10 walk-in if you plan to draw. You can also get a punch card with at least 2 sessions on it where they are then $8 a piece.
Wolf and Rabbit

A life drawing class where people can specifically sketch cosplayers for their artistic practice. There are different themes every month and a wide variety of costumes and models to help expand your creative skills. 

 

You will draw in a pretty relaxed environment and their models are really good at what they do. The amount of time to draw is roughly 2 hours. Food and drink are allowed.

Join the Portland Indie Game Squad and Jumpdrive Studios in an evening of playing locally-made games and sketching your favorites! Game developers will be setting up their games for anyone to play while we've invited artists to come draw "fan art" of the games on display.
• Any developers are welcome to come set up their projects;
• any artists (or non-artists!) are welcome to make game-inspired drawings;
• anyone is welcome to come hang out, play games, and have fun!

This Drink n’ Draw is special in that the PIGSquad is teaming up with Jumpdrive Studios, which...

Things From Another World is excited to announce a signing with Christopher Sebela to celebrate the release of the intriguing new series from BOOM! Studios entitled Welcome Back. Be sure to stop by the Portland TFAW store on August 19th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. to meet this Eisner-nominated writer. Free food and beer!

 

Copies of Welcome Back #1 and other titles by Christopher Sebela will be available for purchase at the event.

Double Book Launch

Acclaimed cartoonists Marc Bell (Stroppy,) and Anders Nilsen (Poetry is Useless) will be at Floating World Comics on Tuesday July 14th, reading from and signing their new Drawn & Quarterly books!

Marc Bell will be discussing his first full-length graphic novella, Stroppy, which paints a strange and wordplay-loving world in which the titular hero hopes to win big in a songwriting contest organized by the All-Star Schnauzer Band. Mishap and hilarity ensue as Bell explodes the divide between fine art, doodling, and comics. Anders Nilsen will talk about Poetry...

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