8.08.2015

7000 BC at Big Adventure Comics' Indie Comics Sale / August Meeting



Indie Comics Sale at Big Adventure Comics | Saturday, August 8 | 1:00 | Big Adventure Comics | Santa Fe, NM

7000 BC members will be a part of the independent comics sale at Big Adventure Comics in Santa Fe on Saturday, August 8 starting at 1:00. New Mexico-based writers and artists will be selling their creator-owned books and talking about how they work.

This is a great opportunity to support local talent and to connect with people making comics. Local creators, if you're interested in a free table, send an email.

It will also be 7000 BC's August meeting, there will be business conducted later in the afternoon.

7.18.2015

7000 BC at BMG Fan Fest

BMG Fan Fest | Saturday, July 18 | 10:00–5:00 | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Albuquerque | Albuquerque, New Mexico

7000 BC joins the first BMG Fan Fest, a small convention of all things comic, art, anime, toys, crafts and more. We'll have a table with comics from group members in a range of styles and genres, all locally produced.

6.13.2015

7000 BC at Big Adventure Comics' Indie Comics Sale / June Meeting



Indie Comics Sale at Big Adventure Comics | Saturday, June 13 | 1:00 | Big Adventure Comics | Santa Fe, NM

7000 BC members will be a part of the independent comics sale at Big Adventure Comics in Santa Fe on Saturday, June 13 starting at 1:00. New Mexico-based writers and artists will be selling their creator-owned books and talking about how they work.

This is a great opportunity to support local talent and to connect with people making comics. Local creators, if you're interested in a free table, send an email.

It will also be 7000 BC's June meeting, there will be business conducted later in the afternoon.

6.10.2015

A Whole Summer of Teen Comic Workshops at the Library

Making Comics: Panel by Panel | June 9 - July 14 | Various Times | Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library | Albuquerque, NM

Making Comics: Panel by Panel is a series of 23 workshop presentations that 7000 BC will be presenting at every branch of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library this summer. Join comic artists and writers from 7000 BC — and combine words and pictures to make your own comics in this fast-paced, hands-on workshop. All materials will be provided.

The workshops will be aimed at teens (and a few for tweens). Come to one, two, or even all nineteen. Different creators will lead the workshops throughout the summer, so you can come to different workshops and learn something new every time! The library is asking that you sign up ahead of time with any branch workshop that you're interested in attending.

The dates are:
Wed, June 10, 3 pm — Alamosa
Thur, June 11, 3 pm — East Mountain
Fri, June 12, 4 pm — Erna Ferguson
Mon, June 15, 2 pm — Central/Unser
Tues, June 16, 2 pm — Juan Tabo
Thur, June 18, 2 pm — Los Griegos
Fri, June 19, 2 pm — Lomas Tramway (Tween)
Tues, June 23, 3 pm — Tony Hillerman
Wed, June 24, 4:30 pm — Ernie Pyle
Fri, June 26, 2 pm — Lomas Tramway
Tues, June 30, 4 pm — Main
Wed, July 1, 3 pm — Main (Tween)
Thur, July 2, 3 pm — South Broadway
Tue, July 7, 2 pm — Cherry Hills
Wed, July 8, 3:30 pm — San Pedro
Thur, July 9, 3 pm — South Valley
Fri, July 10, 3 pm — East Mountain (Tween)
Tue, July 14, 2 pm — Taylor Ranch

Contact the library branches directly to register.

5.16.2015

May 7000 BC Meeting and Figure Drawing



May 7000 BC Meeting and Figure Drawing | Saturday, May 16 | 1:00–4:00 (figure drawing 1:00–3:00) | Warehouse 508 | 508 1st St NW, Albuquerque

Our May meeting will also be a clothed figure drawing session at Warehouse 508. Kenya will do poses of various lengths in two different costumes, so it's a great opportunity to draw from life in whatever media and style you'd like.

Later in the afternoon, we'll conduct business, including plans for upcoming conventions and educational events.

New members are always welcome, send an email with any questions.

5.02.2015

Free Comic Book Day 2015 string



Free Comic Book Day | Saturday, May 2

Comic shops across the country will celebrate Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 2. Locally, the annual FCBD edition of string will be available at:
Remember — Free Comic Book Day is not free for retailers, so please support the comic shops that support 7000 BC. Download the PDF here. Note that we're rating this "mature" this year.

4.14.2015

Comic Books for Adults Who Don't Read Comics

Comics for Adult Non-Comics Readers | Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library Blog

Our friends at The Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library Blog, who frequently blog about comics and graphic novels, just posted a list of comics for adult non-comics readers. It's titled "Comics 101: Comic Books for Adults Who Don't Read Comics," and can be viewed HERE.

The list is quite extensive, all are available at the library, and it's topped off with a link to 7000 BC. Check it out!

And watch for 7000 BC's Comics Workshops for teens and tweens at the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Library this summer. Over the course of the summer, we'll be at all 17 branches, some more than once. Details will be posted soon.