comic jam http://michiganradio.org en Comic drawing workshop for kids http://michiganradio.org/post/comic-drawing-workshop-kids <p>Cartoonist <a href="http://comicsaregreat.com/">Jerzy Drozd</a> has picked twenty-one rural and urban towns in Michigan where he knows people are having a tough time making ends meet. Drozd has been visiting those towns and offering <a href="http://mlatcomics.com/krc/sft">comic-drawing workshops,</a> free of charge, to the kids in those areas. &nbsp;</p><p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/michigan/local-michigan-976847.mp3</p> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 21:14:50 +0000 Kyle Norris 3222 at http://michiganradio.org Comic drawing workshop for kids Weekend comic festival http://michiganradio.org/post/weekend-comic-festival <p>Michigan boasts plenty of summer festivals celebrating fruit, vegetables, music, and food.&nbsp; But there&rsquo;s a relatively new festival that pays homage to the creation of comics.</p><p>The third annual <a href="http://mlatcomics.com/krc/">&ldquo;Kids Read Comics&rdquo;</a> festival happens this weekend in downtown Chelsea, west of Ann Arbor. It features workshops with names like &ldquo;Make Your Life Into a Comic&rdquo; and &ldquo;Nobody Likes a Boring Story.&rdquo;</p> Fri, 17 Jun 2011 19:02:58 +0000 Kyle Norris 2936 at http://michiganradio.org Weekend comic festival