There is a bunch of news to report so I'm just gonna get right down to it:
My new comic The Hot Breath of War has been nominated for the Ignatz for "Outstanding Graphic Novel" The line-up of nominees this year looks fantastic, congratulations to everyone. The Ignatz is a festival prize held each year at the Small Press Expo in Maryland, which leads to my next item:
I'll be at SPX and all the resta those place in a couple of weeks.
THIS weekend, however, I'll have a signing/release thing at the Charles M. Schulz Museum, and you are invited!
Alixopulos will be signing copies of The Hot Breath of War at the Charles M. Schulz Museum from 4-6:30 pm. The general public is invited to come enjoy refreshments and view original art, sketches and prints from the book.
Admission to this event is free
Charles M. Schulz Museum & Research Center
2301 Hardies Lane
Santa Rosa, California 95403
Come check it out and say hi!
Finally, I did this little Q & A with Gabe Meline of the North Bay Bohemian and Alexis Fajardo, the creator of Kid Beowulf, we talk cartoonist shop, comics generally and about the Schulz Museum: