kim thompson

Comics industry luminary Kim Thompson will be dearly missed. Though we aren’t related, I referred to him affectionately as “Uncle Thompson.” He nurtured the comics scene into the thriving community it is today, translated and published crucial European artists, and encouraged young talent.  He was one of the very first professionals to discover and acknowledge my work. Here’s a postcard he sent me on March 5, 1997.


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  1. “Almost” rekindles his faith in the Next Generation of Cartoon-ists? I guess that’s Kim Thompson for you 🙂 Good thing you tried harder 🙂 Great memory and he will be greatly missed.

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