PODCAST Ep. 4 – Learn By Doing

PODCAST Ep. 4 - Learn By Doing
Lots of developments since our last podcast – Kim is making big moves to pursue her dreams, Maria had some major professional firsts. There’s plenty to catch up on and we’ve both learned a ton, so let’s get to it. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCAST ON ITUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/maria-photinakis/id677027545 Links mentioned in the podcast: Maria’s new comic Red ...

MeCAF 2014 con report! & what I learned as a first-time exhibitor 5

MeCAF 2014 con report! & what I learned as a first-time exhibitor
Brief con report! MeCAF 2014 was absolutely wonderful. I can’t say enough good things about the whole experience – I am still just filled with happy feelings from it. (I already can’t wait for next year.)  MeCAF was in a new venue this year, and the con really benefited from this venue change. Everyone was ...

Online store updated

Online store updated
Just a quick note that I’ve updated my online stores – you can now purchase print and/or digital versions of Red Flag, as well as several of my art prints right here: http://photinakis.com/shop/

See you at MeCAF 2014 – table 36

See you at MeCAF 2014 - table 36
MeCAF is this Sunday, May 18 (2014)! and I will be selling copies of my BRAND-SPANKIN-NEW comic, Red Flag! They are about as hot off the presses as you can get, short of actually being physically hot to the touch (I don’t want to burn any readers). I will be sitting at table 36 with ...

Somerville Open Studios 2014 – Thank you!

Somerville Open Studios 2014 - Thank you!
It was a pleasure and an honor to welcome so many people into my studio this weekend for Somerville Open Studios 2014. So many of you came by to see what I’ve been up to, give me feedback and support.  I am so bolstered by everyone’s encouragement and enthusiasm for what I’m doing in my ...

Red Flag comic – cover preview!

Red Flag comic - cover preview!
I’m happy to reveal the completed cover for Red Flag, the comic I’m premiering at MeCAF in a few weeks: Ink and acrylic on canvas, 9 x 14. Digital lettering.

Join me for Somerville Open Studios!

Join me for Somerville Open Studios!
I’m opening my studio doors for Somerville Open Studios 2014, May 3 and 4! I’m a proud member of the fantastic art community at Mad Oyster Studios in east Somerville, right by City Hall, and this will be my first year participating in Somerville Open Studios (aka SOS — See Our Studios!) Mad Oyster Studios ...

Event: Maine Comics Arts Festival, May 18, 2014

Event: Maine Comics Arts Festival, May 18, 2014
I’ll be debuting my new comic RED FLAG at my table at the Maine Comics Arts Festival (MeCAF) in gorgeous Portland, Maine on May 18, 2014. Come on by to say hello, chat, and buy some of my work if you like! I’ll post more information on my table location when I have it. See ...

Red Flag #redflagcomic Process post!

Red Flag #redflagcomic Process post!
If you’ve been following me on Twitter or Instagram the last few months (and you should!), you’d probably noticed that I’ve been working furiously on my new comic, Red Flag, which I will debut at MeCAF this spring. Here is the official description for Red Flag: Red Flag is about the lengths we go to ...

Podcast interview on “Maybe I’ll Be Back” with Corey Hodgdon

Podcast interview on
I met Corey at last year’s MeCAF – he was literally the first person I introduced myself to when I walked through the doors of the con! And we’ve basically been friends ever since. Corey has a wonderful comic series called “The Capture of Bigfoot” — which you can buy right here: http://www.indyplanet.com/front/?product=the-capture-of-bigfoot-1 He also ...