2017 Nominees and Winners

BEST IN SHOW (TIED)

WINNER! The Pizza Book by Beth Hetland
WINNER! An Introduction to Alcohol by Karl Christian Krumpholz

Best-Work SELF PUBLISHED

WINNER! Those Dark New Hampshire Woods by Desmond Reed
Scraps by John Carvajal
Teaching Comics by Alex Nall
An Introduction to Alcohol by Karl Christian Krumpholz
Carbon Book 2 by Justin Madson

Best WEB Comics

Inhabitant Of Another Planet by KaiJu
http://sparklermonthly.com/ihoap/inhabitant-chapter-01-page-001/
WINNER! Mare Internum by Der-shing Helmer
http://www.marecomic.com/
Valley of The Silk Sky by Dylan Edwards
http://valleyofthesilksky.tumblr.com/
The Scientific World of Henry Peter by Aminder Dhaliwal

Outstanding Work by a COLORADO creator

Death By Dive Bar by Mr. V.
WINNER! Delineate by Lonnie MF Allen
Introduction To Alcohol by Karl Christian Krumpholz
Outre Veil by Zak Kinsella
Dark by Jake Tacito

Best Work from a SMALL PRESS

Your Black Friend by Ben Passmore (Silver Sprocket)
A City Inside by Tilli Walden (Avery Hill Publishing)
Talk Dirty To Me by Luke Howard (AdHouse Books)
WINNER! Blammo #9 by Noah Van Sciver (Kilgore)

Outstanding ANTHOLOGY

WINNER! Dirty Diamonds  #7: Imagination edited and produced by Kelly Phillips & Claire Folkman
Cat Rackam by Steve Wolfhard (Koyama Press)
Something New: Tales From A Makeshift Bride by Lucy Knisley from First/Second
Hot Dog Taste Test by Lisa Hanawalt (Drawn&Quarterly)

Best MINI

WINNER! Your Black Friend by Ben Passmore
The Plot #4: Defending Our Ascendency by Neil Brideau
Iron Scars Vol. 1 & 2 by Colleen Frakes
Having A Time by Sam Spina

DIVERSITY

WINNER! What is Obscenity Rokudenashiko (Koyama Press)
A City Inside by Tillie Walden (Avery Hill Publishing)
Your Black Friend by Ben Passmore (Silver Sprocket)
Gumballs by Erin Nations (Top Shelf)

MID/LARGE

Canopy by Karine Bernadou (Retrofit)
What is Obscenity Rokudenashiko (Koyama Press)
WINNER! Rolling Blackouts by Sarah Glidden (Drawn & Quarterly)
Creepy Case Files of Margo Maloo by Drew Weing (First / Second)

ZINE

WINNER! Intersections by Olivia Hunte and T
MIX TAPE #1 by Jamaica Dyer
Terminal Hair by Jon Cairns
Late Bloomer Mare Odomo