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  • Tim Seeley Donates Bloodliners Cover to the CBLDF

    While Tim Seeley has been making more noise as a writer lately (Grayson, Revival), we’re psyched that he chose to showcase his formidable art skills by donating his Bloodliners cover to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. You can bid on this — and dozens of other pieces by Nick Pitarra, Emma Ríos, and more — at the CBLDF Live Art Auction at SDCC July 26.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! See Tim’s piece below, a reworked version of a cover he drew as a kid:

    Tim Seeley's Bloodliners Cover for the CBLDF

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

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  • Nick Pitarra Donates “Double Impact” Manhattan Projects Spoof for CBLDF

    We were delighted to see the original artwork Nick Pitarra (The Manhattan Projects) donated to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund: a Manhattan Projects cover spoofing the “classic” Jean-Claude Van Damme movie, Double Impact! Are you a fan of the “Muscles from Brussels? You can bid on this — and dozens of other pieces by Mike Norton, Fábio Moon, and more — at the CBLDF Live Art Auction at SDCC July 26.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! See Pitarra’s piece below, and compare it to the original:

    Nick Pitarra's The Manhattan Projects Spoof for the CBLDF

    Jean-Claude Van Damme's Double Impact

    As a thank you to these fantastic artists, TFAW has created special limited-edition 11″ x 17″ prints on heavy, silk-finish cover stock: just 300 per piece (unfortunately, this does not include the original Double Impact poster — we know you’re disappointed)! Contact the artists directly to find out how you can get one.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Mike Norton Donates Battlepug Piece to the CBLDF SDCC Auction

    The amazing Mike Norton (Battlepug) has donated an incredible piece to Comic Book Legal Defense Fund this year: a thrilling shot of The Warrior astride his trusty steed, Battlepug! The best part? You can bid on this — and dozens of other pieces by Gabriel Bá, Jenny Frison, and more — at the CBLDF Live Art Auction at SDCC July 26.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! Get a sneak peek at Norton’s piece below:

    Mike Norton's Battlepug for the CBLDF

    As a thank you to these fantastic artists, TFAW has created special limited-edition 11″ x 17″ prints on heavy, silk-finish cover stock: just 300 per piece! Contact the artists directly to find out how you can get one.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Revival’s Jenny Frison Donates to the CBLDF SDCC Auction

    We’re delighted to share that artist Jenny Frison (Revival) has donated a one-of-a-kind piece of art to Comic Book Legal Defense Fund this year: a portrait of the iconic and mysterious Em! Bid on this — and dozens of other pieces by Frank Quitely, Emma Ríos, and more — at the CBLDF Live Art Auction at SDCC July 26.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! Get a peek at Frison’s piece below:

    Jenny Frison's Revival for the CBLDF

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • CBLDF 2014 SDCC Welcome Party and Auction Details Are Here

    Comic Book Legal Defense FundGoing to San Diego Comic-Con this year? You’ve got two incredibly fun opportunities to support the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund this year — and we’ve got all the details!

    First, come support free speech and experience the best of Comic-Con at the CBLDF Comic-Con Welcome Party, Thursday, July 24, at the Westgate Hotel from 8:00 to 11:00 pm! This rooftop shindig is sponsored by Image Comics, Kickstarter, comiXology, and Eventbrite, with special gallery displays from TFAW and Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab.

    You’ll rub shoulders with some of the greatest creators in comics, including Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples, Scott Snyder, Nick Dragotta, Nick Pitarra, Paul Pope, and many more. Plus, the first 200 attendees will receive a free gift bag, with exclusive items from Image Comics and CBLDF! RSVP now to guarantee your gift bag. This party is free for CBLDF members. Non-members: Suggested $10 to $20 donation at the door, please.

    Next, it’s finally here: the CBLDF Live Art Auction at SDCC! Saturday, July 26 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, join the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund in Sapphire Ballroom EF at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront to bid on amazing original art from Jeff Smith (Bone), John Cassaday (Planetary), Emma Ríos (Pretty Deadly), Frank Quitely (Jupiter’s Legacy), Jenny Frison (Revival), Francesco Francavilla (Detective Comics), Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth), and many more!

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has proudly teamed up with CBLDF to solicit donations of original art for their annual auction at San Diego Comic-Con. We’re thankful that we’ve been able to help raise more than $100,000 to support the First Amendment rights of the comics community — be sure to preview some of these amazing pieces at our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

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  • Nick Dragotta Donates East of West Cover to the CBLDF

    The one and only Nick Dragotta (East of West) has donated an amazing piece of artwork to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund this year: the cover to East of West #14! Want to own it? You can bid on this piece, and dozens of other amazing offerings, at the CBLDF’s San Diego auction this July.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! Catch a glimpse of Dragotta’s piece below:

    Nick Dragotta's East of West Cover for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for his donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Larry Marder Donates Beanworld Art to the CBLDF

    Artist Larry Marder (Beanworld) is contributing another amazing piece to this year’s Comic Book Legal Defense Fund for their annual auction in San Diego this month! Marder, who is the President of the CBLDF Board, has been a longtime supporter of the organizations efforts to protect free speech for the comics community.

    You can see Marder’s piece, featuring characters from Beanworld, below:

    Larry Marder's Beanworld Art for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for his donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Frank Quitely Donates Jupiter’s Legacy Page to the CBLDF

    The legendary Frank Quitely (Jupiter’s Legacy, All-Star Superman) has been a big supporter of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund — and their mission to protect freedom of speech — for years, and we’re excited to announce that he’s donated an original page of Jupiter’s Legacy to their 2014 auction at San Diego Comic-Con!

    Check out his amazingly detailed piece below, from Jupiter’s Legacy #3, page 15:

    Frank Quitely's Jupiter's Legacy Art for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for his donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Emma Ríos Donates Pretty Deadly Piece to the CBLDF

    We’re proud to announce that artist Emma Ríos (Pretty Deadly, Hexed) has donated a piece of original art to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, which will be available for purchase at the CBLDF’s San Diego auction this July.

    All proceeds from the auction will help defend the First Amendment rights of the comics community! You can preview Ríos’ piece below, which features Ginny from Pretty Deadly, her smash-hit series with Kelly Sue DeConnick:

    Emma Rios's Pretty Deadly Art for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for her donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Fábio Moon Donates Casanova Piece to the CBLDF

    The amazingly generous Fábio Moon (B.P.R.D. Vampire, Sugarshock) has graciously agreed to donate a piece of original art to the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund’s auction at San Diego Comic-Con — and you can see it right here at TFAW!

    Get a glimpse of Fábio’s amazing piece, featuring characters from his hit series Casanova, the proceeds of which will be used to support the First Amendment rights of the comics community:

    Fabio Moon's Casanova Art for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for his donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more CBLDF art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Gabriel Bá Donates New Umbrella Academy Piece to CBLDF

    Eisner Award-winning artist Gabriel Bá has joined TFAW and the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund to support the First Amendment rights of the comics community. He’s created an incredible Umbrella Academy piece to donate to the CBLDF’s auction at San Diego Comic-Con this July — and you can see it here for the first time exclusively on the TFAW blog!

    Check out his amazing piece, featuring Spaceboy from Bá’s Eisner Award-winning series with Gerard Way:

    Gabriel Ba's Umbrella Academy Art for the CBLDF

    As a thank-you for his donation, TFAW is creating high-end 11″ x 17″ art prints on a silk-finish, heavy cover stock: a limited print run of just 300! If you’re interested in getting one of these prints, please contact the artist directly.

    Since 2009, Things From Another World has been a proud supporter of the CBLDF’s SDCC auction, helping to raise more than $100,000 to help defend free speech for comic book fans, creators, retailers, and more.

    To see more of the incredible original art that will be available for auction at SDCC this year, visit our SDCC 2014 auction page now!

    VISIT OUR CBLDF SDCC 2014 AUCTION PAGE

    BECOME A MEMBER OF THE CBLDF

    Are you excited to see more Umbrella Academy art? Will you attend this year’s auction? Post your comments below!

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  • Meet Portland Creators and Support Free Speech in Comics 10/9

    CBLDF Liberty Annual 2013 Signing and Membership DriveThe Comic Book Legal Defense Fund (CBLDF) has fought for the First Amendment Rights of the comics community since 1986. Now here’s your chance to join the fight for free speech at our CBLDF Liberty Annual 2013 signing and membership drive October 9 at the Portland TFAW!

    Meet the contributors to Image Comics’ CBLDF Liberty Annual 2013, including Jeremy Atkins (Charles de Ghoul), Ron Chan (Plants vs. Zombies), Emi Lenox (EmiTown), Michelle Madsen (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Dave Stewart (Hellboy), and Paul Tobin (Bandette), and learn how you can join the CBLDF for as little as $25! Complimentary food and beer (for those 21+ with valid ID) provided.

    Bonuses Courtesy of Dark Horse Comics:

    • Sign up for CBLDF membership at the $50-$249 level to receive a Lone Wolf and Cub Volume 1 Limited Edition hardcover, while supplies last!
    • Sign up at the $250 or greater level to receive a Give Me Liberty hardcover, signed by Frank Miller and Dave Gibbons, also while supplies last!

    These bonuses are in addition to the CBLDF’s own membership incentives, which include T-shirts, sweatshirts, buttons, and more. Plus, the CBLDF has donated extras of these items for our raffle, which will take place during the event! Make sure to RSVP now.

    RSVP FOR OUR CBLDF LIBERTY ANNUAL 2013 SIGNING AND MEMBERSHIP DRIVE

    Are you a member of the CBLDF? Post your comments below!

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