A very special canine friend appeared courtesy of former Fantagraphics administrative assistant Kirsten Olsen and her husband Greg: the infamous "Poodle With a Mohawk" in person.
DJ Russ of Fallout fame with the Charles Burns-inspired beer of the same name, which made its debut at the party.
Northwest comix legend Michael Dougan appeared to sign copies of East Texas and pay tribute to his first publisher. What a fun event.
[Ed. Note: Stay tuned for even more photos and video from the event!]