True Grit: The Lives Behind The Comics

Recently, I was asked by the Alberta South Chapter of Graphic Designers of Canada to moderate a pretty cool panel  - True Grit: The Lives Behind The Comics - featuring the following industry professionals: Troy Nixey, Riley Rossmo,  Nick Johnson and Ben Rankel. Of course, I said yes. This event will be a nice start to an already geektacular week in yyc, with the annual Calgary Expo closing out the month, April 27-30.  Do you want to go? Of course you do. Come say hello. Here's the nitty gritty: 

Location: The Plaza Theatre in Calgary (1133 Kensington Rd. NW)

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m (Doors at 5:30 p.m.)


  • Early Bird (by Apr. 20) = $15 (after Apr. 20 = $20)
  • Student (by Apr.25) = $15
  • GDC member = $18

For more information, check out their fancy event page. And, you can also check out their dedicated facebook page.

Looking forward to seeing you all there. It's going to be a pretty fun evening.

This post was written by Chris Doucher, Managing Editor and Owner of