Tag Archives: The Atlantic Center for the Arts

BREAKERS launch party

by Dean Haspiel

  So What? Press releases Breakers on April 25th. So What? Press, the new publishing imprint headed by Dave Kelly & Lara Antal, is set to release Breakers, an anthology of comics featuring Ellen Forney, Dean Haspiel, Megan Kelso, and twenty-two other outstanding cartoonists. The book will have its East Coast premiere at Desert Island, [...]

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The Atlantic Center for the Arts: Residency #147

by Dean Haspiel

(NOTE: Please give the website a minute to upload the gallery of pictures and click thru with the left and right arrows.)

In October, 2012, I spent three weeks as a Master Artist at The Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, where I helped select, mentor, and impart comix-making wisdom [...]

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Studio YOLO

by Dean Haspiel

Studio YOLO (You Only Live Once) is an online artist collective composed of eight different cartoonists from around the world. The collective formed as a direct result of a residency held at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, where these cartoonists were selected to study under master artist Dean Haspiel, so [...]

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DEC.5: Dean Haspiel Comic Book Storytelling Workshop at Society of Illustrators

by Dean Haspiel

(“Master artist,” Dean Haspiel mentoring comix at The Atlantic Center for the Arts)   Calling all writers and artists interested in steeping in the art of comic book storytelling. Earlier this year, I conducted a workshop at MoCCA, to great success and, after a recent 3-week stint mentoring comix at The Atlantic Center for the [...]

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A Letter Lasts Longer

by Dean Haspiel

In October, 2012, I spent three weeks at a comix residency as a “master artist” at The Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, where I helped select, mentor, and impart comix-making wisdom to eight amazing, willing, and dedicated cartoonists from America, Ireland, Canada, and Australia. I was there alongside two other [...]

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