5 Questions with David Wilson

A comic illustrator and creator finds his footing in Akron by Megan Combs The cover of David’s book “Lovebirds.” Courtesy of David Wilson As David Wilson completes work on magazine illustrations durin... Read More...

Strengthening the Weakest Link

How Indie Link is bringing comic creators and illustrators together by Megan Combs So you’ve got an idea for a comic book, but no one to illustrate it. Or maybe your comic book is complete, but now you do... Read More...

The Big Bang: Where Sewing and Art Connect

How Connie Bloom got her groove back words, video and photos by Megan Combs https://youtu.be/S2c-M6KL6qI Growing up in Akron as an only child, Connie Bloom always thought the hole she felt in her heart was... Read More...

Finding a Woman’s Intrinsic Value

How one organization is helping Akron women get back on their feet and into the workforce by Megan Combs After two years in prison for a drug violation, Kelly Bolyard, 26, found herself sleeping on her father... Read More...

The Future of Arts is Now

How ArtsNow and SummitLive365.com are shaping the area art community by Megan Combs If you’re lucky enough to catch ArtsNow Executive Director Nicole Mullet between meetings, I bet she would talk your head of... Read More...

Seven Akron Artists to Watch in 2016

None of them are Don Drumm (not that there’s anything wrong with that) by Megan Combs & Bronlynn Thurman Akron is full of artists doing big things and while any number of them could be featured here, we’v... Read More...

9 Akron area comic creators you should know

And you didn't even know there was a comic creators scene by Megan Combs Akron’s comic book creator and illustrator scene is booming. And you don’t have to look hard for proof: The Akron ComicCon is moving to... Read More...