Sunday, October 30, 2005

24 Hour Comics Day: The Anthology


Nat Gertler's anthology of last April's "24 Hr Comics Day" event is now on the stands. This 500 page book is comprised of 24 stories, hand-picked from the hundreds and hundreds of entries sent in from around the world. Team Minneapolis had 3 stories get in:
Kevin Cannon, "Armitage Shanks, Arctic Pirate"
Zander Cannon, "The Curse of the Silver Cobra"
Quillan Roe, "Walk"

"24 Hour Comics Day Highlights 2005" is available at your local comic book store as well as on Amazon.com (which is currently offering it at $8 off the cover price). Pick it up and check out what people can do in a twenty-four hour period. There's even a story about flying with unicorns! And it's not ironic!

Monday, October 24, 2005

Action City Week

We're down in Wisconsin finishing up the theming work for Action City.



Saturday, October 22, 2005

Entertainment Weekly


Our book, "Bone Sharps, Cowboys, and Thunder Lizards," is reviewed in the October 28th edition of Entertainment Weekly.

Thursday, October 20, 2005

Tokenfinger


While picking out countertops for Action City's pizza restaurant, two men rolled in with boxes and boxes of super-heavy boxes. Heavy like bricks. Gold bricks.

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

MEET BRIT!



Hey everyone! Meet Brittney, at right on a recent Action City trip, she's a wicked talented illustrator and BTA's newest employee.

Monday, October 17, 2005

Interview

There is a great interview with Gordon McAlpin over at Comic Book Galaxy that follows Zander's comic career to the formation of Big Time Attic:

Yay! Go read:

http://www.comicbookgalaxy.com/bigtimeattic.html

Friday, October 14, 2005

The big cool skylight we love...

leaks...

PROJECT: Romantic

It goes without saying that we're thrilled to be invited to create a story for the final book of the Adhouse Project: series. Adhouse puts out great books..http://www.adhousebooks.com



Project: Romantic
by various and published by AdHouse Books

The trilogy is complete. With Project: Romantic, AdHouse Books follows up their smash hits of Superior and Telstar with a book about love... and love stuff. The anthology is in the early planning stages, but we're very excited about the contributors who have expressed interest in participating. See below for a partial list of contributors!

2C wrap-around cover by Maris Wicks
288(?) 4C pages
6" x 9" perfect bound
$19.95 US funds
ISBN 0-9770304-2-3
Shipping the summer of 2006

creators...

Big Time Attic | Randall Christopher | Joshua Cotter | Nick Craine | Brian Flynn | Doug Fraser | Jose Garibaldi | Debbie Huey | Damien Jay | Chip Kidd | Hope Larson | Mike Laughed | Adam McGovern/Paolo Leandri | Junko Mizuno | Scott Morse | Mark Nagata | Roger Peterson | Chris Pitzer | Joel Priddy | Paul Rivoche | Jim Rugg | Alberto Ruiz | Maris Wicks | Ash Wood and many MORE!

Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Tuesday, October 04, 2005

We're moved!

We're all moved-in and hooked-up in the new space, thanks to Jon White, Max Konrardy, and Steve Stwalley for helping us move and for looking so great doing it:


Update your address books:

BIG TIME ATTIC
1618 Central Ave. NE
Suite 216
Minneapolis, MN 55413

(across from Teeners Theatrical in the Diamond Coffee Shop building)

Phone Number: 612-521-7423
Fax Number: 612-605-9216

Office Hours 9-5 M-F