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Jon Chad Talks, Twice!

Posted on 28 October 2014 by Paige Cambern

What up nerds? We here at SEQA Lab hope your midterms went well and that your quarter is treating you reasonably instead of mercilessly slaying you (ha ha).

Need a break in the next couple of weeks? Artist Jon Chad is going to visit us and give TWO, that’s right TWO talks!

Well who the heck is Jon Chad? For those of you who don’t know, this is Jon Chad:

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Guest cartoonist Jon Chad’s first published works were science comics for kids titled Leo Geo and Leo Geo and the Cosmic Crisis.  Jon has also been commissioned to make minicomics based on Cartoon Network’s shows “Adventure Time”, “Regular Show”, “and the Amazing World of Gumball”.  Chad’s newest graphic novel, The BAD-ventures of Bobo Backslack, is out now from AdHouse Books!

Intrigued? Us too! Here are the dates, times, and places of his two super awesome talks, for your convenience:

“Artist Books: Tracing Bookmaking’s Past to Minicomic’s Present”
Friday, November 7, 10 A.M
Jen Library, Room 310
Visiting Artist Jon Chad presents on the shared traditions of fine-art book binding and small-press mini-comics. Jen Library Special Collections will exhibit a selection of artists books and mini-comics, many chosen by Chad.

 

“An Unfolding Comics Life: Working in Small Press”
Friday, November 7, 2 P.M.
Clarence Thomas Center for Historic Preservation Chapel
Corner of Gordon Street and East Broad Street
SCAD alum Jon Chad describes his post-scad career and professional path into the world of small press comics.

 

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