Monday, September 16, 2019

Wed Oct 16: Gene Luen Yang at Flying Colors!

Award winning writer/cartoonist Gene Luen Yang returns to Flying Colors to debut Superman Smashed the Klan.

The background:
Throughout the summer of 1946, on the Adventures of Superman radio show, the Man of Steel dealt with the Clan of the Fiery Cross, with the fictional bigots standing in for the real-world Ku Klux Klan.

Debuting October 16, 2019, Superman is going to return to the fight with Superman Smashes the Klan, a three-part serial by American Born Chinese author and MacArthur Fellowship recipient Gene Luen Yang adapting and updating the famous radio storyline for a contemporary comic book audience.

READ MORE HERE

Flying Colors Facebook Event Page


Watch Gene Luen Yang's TED Talk





Monday, September 02, 2019

Sat Sept 7: FlyCo Mini Indie-Con!


Flying Colors hosts the 5th annual FlyCo Mini Indie-Con Saturday September 7 from 11AM-4PM.
Check out this fantastic guest list!

Jack Katz is a living legend of comics! His first comics work was in 1943 and he's worked for many of the big publishers in the Golden and Silver Ages of Comics. Since the 1980s, Jack has worked on his own graphic narratives, including the long-form First Kingdom and soon to be published "Beyond the Beyond."

Jack will be on hand from 2PM-4PM... then we invite you to stick around for a special interview with Jack Katz conducted by artist Liam Sharp hosted by FlyCoJoe.

From 11AM-4PM, we invite you to visit Flying Colors and check out the great work done by our local indie cartoonists.
* Jeff Bonivert (TMNT, Flying Colors Anniversary Specials, Fun Boys, Atomic Man)
* Sarah Leuver (Teen Titans GO!, DC Super-hero Girls, Red & Rover)
* Ben Ferrari (Pilot Studios)
* Robert Stewart (Afterburner: Tales of the Wicked & the Cool)
* Matt Harding (Pop Apocalypse, Madefire, Not Forgotten)
* Mel Smith (Rock n Roll Biographies, WildCard Ink)

Be sure to visit our Facebook event page for info about each of these cool cartoonists!















Thursday, August 29, 2019

Monday, August 19, 2019

You Are Invited! Marvel 80th Birthday Event at Flying Colors!

What:
Marvel Comics 80th Anniversary
& the release of MARVEL COMICS #1000.

Who:
Special Guest artist
ERIK LARSEN
(Savage Dragon, Spider-Man,
Marvel Comics #1000)
Signing from 12 Noon- 3PM

When:
Saturday August 31

Where:
Flying Colors Comics! 
2980 Treat Blvd
Concord CA 94518
925-825-5410

Why:
Celebrating the rich history of
Marvel Comics!
This 80th anniversary party coincides with the release of Marvel Comics #1000, a special edition comic featuring top talent on all 80 pages, including our special guest for this event, Erik Larsen! 

Pre-purchase Marvel Comics #1000 Main Cover at Flying Colors--- Get a Priority Line Pass for the Erik Larsen signing on August 31 at 12 Noon. There will be cake!
Visit Flying Colors Facebook page for updated info!



Saturday, August 17, 2019

Sat Sept 7 is FlyCo Mini Indie-Con!
























FlyCo Mini Indie-Con is family-friendly event spotlighting local and independent artists showcasing their comics, books and art.
Expand Your Comics Vision
at FlyCo Mini Indie-Con!

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Visit Flying Colors Comics this week!
And please invite your pals to join you! Comics are even better when shared!

Click here for what's New This Week! 


Saturday, July 27, 2019

Summer Signing with TV writer Darin Henry!

Our Summer Signing series continues at Flying Colors Wed July 31 at 11AM with TV writer and Sitcomics publisher Darin Henry!

Darin Henry is an Emmy-nominated writer/producer. He's written for television sitcoms including Seinfeld, Futurama and The Ellen Show. Darin spent three years living in London where he served as writer and co-executive producer on the hit BBC1 sitcom My Family. More recently, Henry wrote and executive produced the popular Disney sitcom, KC Undercover starring Zendaya (you know her as MJ in the recent Spider-Man movies) and developed a pair of sitcoms for Netflix.

Darin's comic book company, Sitcomics, gives popular comic book genres a sitcom twist in a unique 64 page format called a Binge Book... for just $3.99 each.

Sitcomics currently has six ongoing series featuring talented veteran artists including Ron Frenz (Spider-Man), Sal Buscema (Hulk), Al Milgrom (Avengers), Jeff Shultz (Betty & Veronica), Craig Rousseau (Batman Beyond), Tom Richmond (MAD Magazine), Corin Howell (Dark Red) and many more. Henry resides in Santa Monica, California with his actor/producer/director wife Ursula Burton (The Office, Hart of Dixie) and their two adorable children.

Our event page is HERE!