march 11, 6:30 PM
guest speaker - artist Frank Mitchell
cartoonist, graphic designer, illustrator

Bring food - see your Wheel O Food assignment (below)
Show off - your portfolio
Get mentored - Bring your latest cartoon effort
Members = Free,  Students = free.  Visitors = $5
San Diego Blood Bank 440 Upas Street, San Diego, CA
(map below)
march 2009

March 11, Wednesday
Frank Mitchell - graphic
SD Blood Bank

April 8, Wednesday
Frank Mutascio -
cartoonist, illustrator,
graphic artist, website
SD Blood Bank

April 18, Saturday
Cartoonists Day,
SD Blood Bank and ALL
BB Branches!

May 13 Wednesday
annual 'Toon In Party
Jack White's Magic
4275 University Ave, SD,

June 10, Wednesday
Lucus Turnbloom -
cartoonist, lecturer
SD Blood Bank

July 22-26 Comic-Con

July 23, Thursday
NCS/SCCS Comic-Con
Kick Off Party
Buster's Beach House
807 W Harbor Drive

North County Meetings
6 PM
2/19, 3/19, 4/16, 5/21,
6/18, 7/16, 8/20 -  G'ma
BB's Hilltop Restaurant  
539 Vista Bella,

August - vacation - NO

September 9 -
Dave Kellet -
cartoonist, blogger, author
SD Blood Bank

October  14 -
live model
SD Blood Bank

November 11 -
Andy Mitchell -
cartoonist, illustrator,
SD Blood Bank

December - 9
Annual Holiday Party
Jack's Magic and Toy


ALL with SCCS logo
From T-shirts to G-strings, of
course!  Let's go shopping!  
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(list in progress)

Lalo Alcaraz

Steve Breen

Daryl Cagle

Harry Hammernik

Steve Kelley

Batton Lash

Tom Richmond

Trina Robbins

Tom Sito

Photos from Feb 2009 meeting with
guest speaker Batton Lash
(click to enlarge photos)
L to R
Paul Gringle, the late, great Paul (Aquaman) Norris, Jim
Whiting, Charlie Roberts at the SCCS Cartoon Gallery in
Grandma's Hilltop Hideaway Restaurant in Oceanside


New Blog from Arlington Cruz!
San Diego Blood Bank
Wheel O' Food

How the Wheel works:  If your last name
is Eisner, bring dessert, chips,  dip,

Sad to say Cynthia Devereux has
moved with her company to New Jersey.
We'll miss her and her flying fingers
spelling out the ASL for deaf cartoonist
Dan McClintock

Sherm Goodrich moved to Phoenix AZ
and is doing animations for Cox
cableTV  and sent this...

Ted Dunning is CTO of new internet
company DeepDyve in Menlo Park. for
deep web search that is cool -- allows
MUCH longer queries to be used, such
The company also has an engineering
team in China, so Ted was there in
October and will return in February. He
continues with Veoh Networks in San
Diego as consultant.
Ellen Friedman is splitting time between
San Diego and Los Gatos, the new
temporary living quarters in the Bay
Area. Ellen is keeping her contracts
doing project evaluation for two medical
education projects with UCSD School of
Medicine and local high schools AND
thinking up ideas for magic cartoons with
Jim Whiting for a monthly newsletter, so
she will be back in San Diego at least
one week each month -- hopefully the
week SCCS meets!!

cover of this week's (1/7/09)
City Beat!  Congratulations!