Poppa Bears – Part 1

By Ryan Alexander-Tanner

Poppa Bears is a family comedy created by cartoonist couple Ryan Alexander-Tanner and Katie Rose Leon.  This first story comes in 3 parts, appearing in monthly installments exclusively on Trip City!

Katie Rose Leon is a cartoonist and aspiring comedian who originally hails from Long Island, New York. Katie graduated from School of Visual arts with a BFA in cartooning in 2010. Katie likes burritos and bears.  hellokatierose.com

Ryan Alexander-Tanner is a Portland based cartoonist and educator.  He won a Xeric grant in 2007 to self-publish his one man anthology, Television, and then went on to co-author and illustrate the comics adaptation of Bill Ayers renowned book on education, To Teach. www.ohyesverynice.com