Tag Archives: Craig Thompson

In Praise of Yahoo Groups : Craig Thompson

Back when the web was young and social media were basically mailing lists, the Ephemerist was a Yahoo Group, with some 30 oddballs sharing comics-related scans and pictures from the most unlikely of places. And as Yahoo Groups are scheduled … Continue reading

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Craig Thompson in Het Besloten Land

On March 9, Craig Thompson will sign his latest book, Space Dumplins, in the best comics store in the world, Leuven’s Het Besloten Land. Judging from the sketches he made on his previous visit (see above), you cannot miss it if you are in … Continue reading

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Way to go, Top Shelf !

Exactly ten years separate the two catalogues in this picture.  In 1998 I received a little yellow envelope in the mail after sending Chris Staros a polite email.  it listed all the books Top Shelf had published at that time … Continue reading

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Mars Ink by Craig

I was cleaning out what has become commonly known as the “comic closet” in the Ephemerist Mansions, and came across an old Top Shelf catalog, which featured a beautiful silk screened cover. On the back of the brochure I disocvered … Continue reading

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A Very Early Craig Thompson

Every since Craig Thompson started his own blog, it has been the source of stuff too wonderful to behold. Craig’s most recent treat is none other than his very first comic, self-published as a flip book together with Kurt Halsey. … Continue reading

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40 Part 33 – Craig Thompson in Nickelodeon Magazine

I blogged about Nickelodeon Magazine before, and here’s some proof of the cool goodies that you can find in this magazine. Craig Thompson we all know, of course, for his international hit Blankets, in which he already shows his masterful … Continue reading

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Craig Thompson For Menomena

Craig Thompson (blog : Doot Doot Garden) has designed the packaging for Menomena‘s new CD. If I’m completely honest, I can’t say I’m overwhelmed by the music. It sounds a bit too much like a well-meant demo to me. Judging … Continue reading

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