Daily Archives: February 10, 2015

Web Comic Creators Annie Stoll and Tim Ferrara Will Be Speakers at LIPopCon 2015!

Annie Stoll and Tim Ferrara, creators of the web comic Ode, will be speakers at LIPopCon 2015!


Annie Stoll is a freelance graphic designer for companies like Lucasfilm, an art director at Sony Music, and a comic illustrator. Annie Stoll creates comics and watercolor tutorials on her site, squidsalad.net. As a member of the Year 85 Group, she has also art directed a collaborative project called Hana Doki Kira, which is a shojo anthology with 26 different artists influenced by the shojo comic genre. Recently she was nominated for a Grammy in “Best Album Packaging” for her design work on the album Automatic Music Can be Fun.

Tim Ferrara is an independent writer and fantasy magic enthusiast. Tim Ferrara’s recent independent work can actually be found in Hana Doki Kira. He is also the creator of the webcomic Honey and the Whirlwind. Though Tim Ferrara has been known to illustrate his own comics, he is primarily a writer.

To learn more about Ode, visit http://www.odecomic.com/.

To learn more about Annie Stoll and her work, visit http://www.anniestoll.com/news/.

To learn more about Tim Ferrara and his work on Honey and the Whirlwind, visit http://www.honeyandthewhirlwind.com/.

For more information about featured guests at LIPopCon 2015, please visit our Featured Guests page!

Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters Named a Great Graphic Novel for Teens by YALSA!

Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters is named one of the Great Graphic Novels for Teens by YALSA on their 2015 list!


Raina Telgemeier will be the keynote speaker at LIPopCon on April 16, 2015.

For more information about Raina Telgemeier, visit our Featured Guests page at http://www.lipopcon.org/featured-guests/.

To register for the conference, visit http://www.lipopcon.org/registration/.

To check out the full list of Great Graphic Novels for Teens, visit http://www.ala.org/yalsa/2015-great-graphic-novels-teens.