Black Manta & the Vietnam War

Posted By: Lonnie MF Allen The other day I was feeling nostalgic (this is something us geeks are often mired in) remembering Black Manta from the "Challenge of the Superfriends" cartoon of my childhood. I looked up 'Black Manta' comics ...

Net-Twerking

Posted By: R. Alan Brooks If you're a creator/artist in comics, you'll find that you need to network with people. It's not easy if you're shy or introverted, and there are ways that networking can make you feel like you're ...

Call For Artists! Registration Opens Sept 1

CALL FOR ARTISTS! Comic Arts, Graphic Novels, Zines, Paint, Graffiti Art, Street Art & More ARTIST EXHIBITOR APPLICATIONS OPEN SEPT 1 Join over 200 artists of various styles and backgrounds at Colorado’s “Best Comic Con” for two days this April …

2017 DINKy WINNERS!

Congratulations winners! If you were not present at the awards ceremony please email your mailing address to ted@tintopress.com and we will send out your DINKy. BEST IN SHOW (tied) WINNER The Pizza Book by Beth Hetland WINNER An Introduction to …

2016 DINKy Spotlight Best WEB Comic

Some Did Rest by Niki Smith Best Web Comic This is easily one of my favorites from the 2016 DINKy Awards. It’s set in what I believe is Japan, some years after a monolithic earthquake has destroyed the country and …

DiNK: INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS of (Dog) COSPLAY

A celebration of nerd and canine culture, it is a craftsmanship award presentation mixed with a cuteness factor and fashion show display. All entries must represent a character or element from the nerd culture realm. Competitors will be evaluated on …

2016 DINKy Comic Award Spotlight: Industry Achievement Award

Written by Ted Intorcio Porcellino’s self-published, series King-Cat Comics is among the best-known and longest-running Independent comics ever produced. He created King-Cat in May of 1989, and to date has self-published 76 issues. His body of work includes (but is not …

2016 DINKy Comic Award Spotlight: Best Zine/Mini

Laffy Meal by Pranas T. Naujokaitis In what may be the ultimate metaphor for mini comics (presented in a mini comic), Laffy Meal by Pranas T Naujokaitis has created something not just clever but conceptually profound. Mini comics (for me …

DINK features the Hernandez Brothers

Early Bird Tickets On Sale NOW

Don’t miss out on a very limited quantity of early bird weekender tickets now available through DINK Ticketing. A small price for a full weekend of art, entertainment, comedy and Colorado’s first art awards ceremony, you don’t want to miss …

2016 DINKy Comic Award Spotlight: Diversity

The Immortal Nadia Greene by Jamal Winner Award for Diversity Hello and Happy Martin Luther King Junior Day from all of us at DINK! Nadia Greene is a story about overcoming adversity that turns mainstream comics on its ear in …

DINK Colorado Showcase at GRACE Nov 12

DINK will be hosting a gallery event at GRACe on Nov 12th as a pre-season warm up to the official DINK expo. Join the fun and take part in the Battle Royale Draw-Off, galley showings, meet & greet opportunities and …