August 20 marked another #VisibleWomen hashtag event on the social media platform Twitter. We rounded up 10 of our favorite artists, creators, illustrators and all-around awesome folks, for your viewing pleasure.
The inaugural edition of a new weekly column dedicated to spotlighting the latest and greatest artists in comics!
§ The big news in comics this week was the yearly #visiblewomen hashtag on Twitter in which hundreds of talented women in comics gave brief bios. Chosen at random, Arielle Jovellanos, but we really need to do a “Nice Art Visible Women Special Edition” Hi~ I'm Arielle Jovellanos, a freelance illustrator & comic artist. I'm […]
The internet has a tendency to ask questions it doesn’t expect or necessarily want answered. There’s an almost rhetorical nature to the way questions are posed. The question can then serve the dual purpose of both acknowledging and somehow dismissing the problem. As if by stating knowledge of the issue the author is absolved […]
By Andrea Ayres On the search for women colorists, letterers, inkers, writers or artists but aren’t sure where to look? Then the Visible Women hashtag is the place for you. The event is a project of the company Milkfed, founded by comic book writers Kelly Sue DeConnick (BitchPlanet) and Matt Fraction (SEX CRIMINALS). The hashtag […]