- Posted by Johanna on November 21, 2011 at 4:01 pm
- Category: Digital and Webcomics
I stumbled across these today and wanted to recommend them to you in case you’re looking for some reading online during this slow week.
Congratulations to Kevin Church and Paul Salvi on a year of The Line, a snarky strip about working in a restaurant and the obnoxious customers you meet, especially with coupon deals. The art is streamlined but very good with action, as you can see in the latest installment. This clip is from much earlier, so as not to spoil anything.
Ellen Toole Austin and Jimmy Gownley (Amelia Rules!) have launched Greetings From Gracieland, an adorable strip about a Catholic schoolgirl and her family. There are eight strips so far, and it appears that the comic will be updated weekly. This one, I particularly identified with, since I too was a student too smart for her own good:
Last, here’s an old favorite. I have no idea how to describe Eyebeam, but I love it. The archives from the mid-1980s strip by Sam Hurt are online, as are new strips from 2006-2009.