“We need women’s bodies in our stories, having sex and getting our periods and eating food and doing whatever bodies do, so that the things our bodies do are normalized and present — so that boys don’t grow up thinking women are gross or whores or pigs or any other horrible epithet.” —Lucy Knisley
Some ladies said some really fascinating things about presenting female bodies in comics! I am so proud to be among these artists.
I got into comics when I was a little girl, combining my father’s love of writing with my mother’s love of art. Comics have always seemed like this perfect balance of storytelling and drawing— the best example of something that combines things to make something amazing. What luck that the…
Nora’s upcoming large scale and brightly colored installation explores nine-months of data about the color of the sky. Help her buy a lot of paint!
Here’s a link to the fundraising campaign for Nora’s very cool exhibit exploring her daily sky color-swatching project. It’s going to be a lovely show— Please consider helping her buy a lot of “Flying Fish” Blue!
As an aside, I was lucky enough to get a print from this series (for my birthday!), and they are GORGEOUS in person. Guess what the funding rewards are? Art up your house, friends!