Archive | February, 2006

Schedule is online

28 Feb

We’ve posted the complete schedule online, including panel times and information on our pre-party and after-party live art show. See you in Austin this weekend!

Eric Kim and Rafael Navarro

23 Feb

We’ve just posted two Quick Questions to the articles section of the site, featuring Eric Kim and Rafael Navarro.

STAPLE! is just 9 days away! See you in Austin next Saturday.

STAPLE! Terrorized!

17 Feb

Please go to the forum to read about this vicious attack on our freedom!

Forum back up

16 Feb

Manton, that ton of a man, has fixed our forum. Take that you hooligans!


Forum down

16 Feb

Some miserable piece of human excrement has hacked our forum. It is currently down. We will get it running again as soon as possible. Sorry for any inconvenience.


14 Feb

Happy Valentine’s Day from

We’d LOVE to see you at the show!


Uncle Staple Interviewed!

12 Feb

That’s right! Yours truly, Chris ‘Uncle Staple’ Nicholas, founder of STAPLE! The Independent Media Expo, was recently interviewed by Drew Edwards, creator of Halloween Man, for a column at Silver Bullet Comicbooks!

Go here:

and see how I weigh in on such weighty topics as comic books, and , uh, more comic books!

STAPLE! February Update!

3 Feb

Keith Knight!

Award-winning San Francisco cartoonist and rapper Keith Knight will be appearing at STAPLE! 2006! Most famous as the creator of the K Chronicles and (th)ink, he has published five comic-strip collections, including his latest, “The Passion of the Keef”. Keith will be presenting a slideshow at STAPLE! entitled:
“Keith Knight: The “Other” Black Cartoonist” Check out his website and come see him at the show!

Sold out!

Exhibitor tables for STAPLE! 2006 have sold out! We’ve got more than 50 creators signed up to show you their stuff ‘ this is going to be an awesome show! Do not miss it!!!

More Quick Questions!

Our latest interviewee is Phil Hester, artist on DC’s Green Arrow and Nightwing and creator of indy gems like Deep Sleeper and The Coffin, among many other

Help Promote STAPLE!

You too can help get out the word about STAPLE! Download this flyer and distribute it in your area.

Traveling to the show? Need a place to stay? We’ve got a very reasonable hotel deal in place. Check the message board for