We wanted to share an event happening this Monday June 27th at 6:30 pm Toronto (EDT) time!

“Games and comics cross paths very often resulting in more often than not, strange and enjoyably fun experiences. Canada Comics Open Library with Gillian Blekkenhorst presents: Making Chose Your Own Adventure Comics in Twine!”

Where?: Zoom, with info on how to join below.

This event is free, with no need to register. Live captioning will be provided:

Also, be sure to check out Canada Comics Open Library Instagram to catch up on @gblekkenhorst‘s takeover of the account this month, featuring tons of comics gems and a peek into their work space and inspirations!

Artist bio:

@gblekkenhorst is an experimental narrative artist, working in comics, games and illustration. Currently in Toronto, they originated in the swamps of Northern Ontario. They are best known for their Doug Wright nominated book, House of Strays, being a member of the Friendship Edition collective, their work in the Wayward Sisters and Wayward Kindred anthologies, and their work through game development organization DMG. Their work deals with the experimental narrative structures and monsters who just can’t handle having feelings.

You can view more of their work over here!

How to join:

Time: Jun 27, 2022 06:30 PM America/Toronto

To join event, just click the following link!

Meeting ID: 825 2943 1062

If you run into any trouble, please email Jordan Reg. Aelick: jordan@canadacomicsol.org

More info on ways to join the Zoom event, including using the Webinar ID to join in your web browser: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-meeting

This residency program is produced with the support of the City of Toronto through the Toronto Arts Council.

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