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March 24 2006

Have you ever looked at one of Dave Cooper's painting and wondered how the hell he does what he does? He's posted a step-by-step guide to the creation of one of them on his Flickr account, chock full of notes. (via)

# Posted by Pete Ashton

Trans-Atlantic art show happening in June....okay okay, so it's in New York but it features honorary Brit cartoonist Ellen Lindner.

# Posted by Mardou

Great updated site from Sarah Becan.

# Posted by Mardou

The Jesus and Mo webstrip, linked to from here on the 14th March, has (perhaps unsurprisingly in these troubled times) been included on a banned list by the Pakistani government, as reported by Boing Boing.

# Posted by Dan Fish1000

Solar Wind 6, Paul Scott's spoof of boys' action comics of the Seventies, is out now (well, it's been out for a while but I haven't got round to posting it before).

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Bryan Lee O'Malley and Hope Larson will be signing and sketching at Page 45, Nottingham's indie/small press-friendly comic shop, on April 14th from 4pm until 7pm.

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Steve Bell has a profile/blog page on the new Guardian Comment Is Free site. They're hosting his daily If... strip along with the occasional blog post, such as This history of If...

# Posted by Pete Ashton