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Return to Schlock Treatment – Cool World!

October 19th, 2014

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I return to the Schlock Treatment podcast this week and we talk about Cool World, our childhood cartoon crushes, and more. Check it out!

I’m on Tumblr now!

September 1st, 2014

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I finally decided to officially get set up on tumblr! I’ll be using that space to share news, sketches, fun food and travel photos, pop culture thoughts, and lots of other cool stuff! Please head over to http://abbydenson.tumblr.com/ and follow me!

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The Many Looks of Barbarella!

June 6th, 2014

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This week I’m guesting again on the awesome podcast, Schlock Treatment! Listen to the episode here (or you can download it via itunes or stitcher)! We talk all about the movie Barbarella. One thing I love about this movie is all of the fun costumes. So, I was inspired to do a few illustrations. Enjoy!

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I’m on the Podcast From the After Movie Diner!

April 18th, 2014

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This past week I made my debut appearance on the Podcast From the After Movie Diner. I chatted with host Jon Cross about Muppets Most Wanted, our favorite old Muppet movies, and just how great Miss Piggy is. Check it out! You can also subscribe to the podcast via itunes.

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Schlock Treatment – The Apple!

March 10th, 2014

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This week, I had the pleasure of appearing again on the hilarious Schlock Treatment podcast! This time, we covered the ’80s cheese-fest – The Apple! I’ve also put together a Top 10 Divas of Schlock list for the occasion. Feel free to chime in with your own favorites in the comments of the post!

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Farewell, 2013!

January 1st, 2014

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Hope you all have a wonderful New Year!

Looking back on 2013, I didn’t get to post as many dessert comics as I would have liked. But there is a very good reason for that! Every day, I was working on a new project that will be announced very soon! So hold on tight, you’ll be seeing a whole new book full of my art out in Fall of 2014. In the meantime, here are some of my highlights!

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Exclusive Robicelli’s Comic!

December 17th, 2013

Hurray! The Robicelli’s book, Robicelli’s: A Love Story, with Cupcakes: With 50 Decidedly Grown-Up Recipes, is out now! I thought it would be fun to share these comic pages I collaborated on with Allison when the book was in the pitching stage. These pages are not in the book, but I think they’ll give you a good idea of the fun tone of the book!

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Good Morning America Appearance!

December 15th, 2013

In July I got to appear in Good Morning America to taste some ice cream for National Ice Cream Day! We had a great time and tried some great ice cream too (Ben & Jerry’s, Max and Mina’s, Homer’s, and  Baskin Robbins)! Here’s the link!

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I’m on the Schlock Treatment Podcast!

December 8th, 2013

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In addition to comics and desserts, you may know (via my Twitter feed) that I love cheesy and campy movies. I listen to various podcasts as I draw, and one of my recent faves is Schlock Treatment! It features four hilarious guys who watch schlocky movies and joke around about them. It’s been a staple for me the past several months, and I was honored to be invited to guest host this week. Since it’s December, we watched Jingle All the Way. I don’t recommend the movie, but I DO recommend you listen to us having fun joking around about the movie, as well as toys, cookies, Japanese bathroom technology, Spider-Man, and various other topics of interest. I encourage you to subscribe to their podcast via itunes, Stitcher Radio, or just listen to it streaming on their site. Click here to listen!
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Apexing – Advice for Increasing Productivity in Comics and Life in General

November 19th, 2013

Hey Everybody! I’ve been quite busy lately working on some freelance jobs and a new graphic novel (details to be announced at a future date).

Since I’m back on a book deadline now, I’ve been thinking about productivity and best ways to get a lot of pages done in the limited time I have. As all cartoonists know, comics take a long time to produce. Typically, a cartoonist must tackle writing, penciling, inking, coloring, and even more extra tasks. A lot of steps! Often I get asked about how I make time to get my comics and blogging projects done since I do those things in addition to a full-time job. I’ve come upon an approach that I wanted to share since I think it would be helpful for others (whether you’re a cartoonist or not). Read the rest of this entry »