…and this Walt Kelly original Pogo Sunday strip:
The exhibit looks great…
…with a little personal touch from the artist:
The man himself, diligently signing and sketching the night away:
Rocketship co-owner Mary Gibbons looks on as Jason signs, next to a rapidly depleting spinner rack full of his books:
Big ups to Mary and Alex for putting on a gangbusters event (and for much, much more, which I'll get to subsequently). Be sure to check out Alex's report on the Rocketship blog. Aside from meeting Jason for the first time, the highlights of the evening for me were seeing Jackson Publick, co-creator of The Venture Bros., in the signing line, and receiving a copy of the new Magic Whistle from Sam Henderson. Click on through here for more photos of the event, including close-ups of some of the art and better views of the exhibit taken on Sunday post-fest.
Coming next: Day 1!