Posted by: Jennifer Juniper Stratford
on Jul 27, 2011
This Saturday, July 30, Webb Gallery in Waxahachie, TX, will host a show called Super Secret Crush featuring 22 women working in the comic book world. The exhibit will include artwork and comics by Georganne Deen, Megan Whitmarsh, Martha Rich, Dame Darcy, Nina Frenkel, Ayumi Piland, Mimi Pond, Jackie Dunn Smith, Lorna Leedy, Vanessa Davis, Gabrielle Bell, Hellen Jo, Esther Pearl Watson (creator of BUST's comic, "Tammy ... Read More
The evolution of Comic-Con has seen many changes over the years. While the inclusion of Hollywood creates excitement, on the flip side, the "nerd market" has become so hot, the convention floor is littered with booth-babe Slave Leia's trying to tempt nerds to the dark side. In a crowd of 300,000 I saw only one original Leia (not decked out in a sexy slave outfit) far off in the distance when riding the shuttle back to my hotel. I ... Read More
It's hall in a days work as Leslie takes time out to show us around her hometown of Ames, Iowa.
"GOOD MORNING! I'm so happy to see you show up at my house for a museum tour. The mobile Museum is behind my house, I can promise free admission but I can't promise that I'll be dressed or not be gas-y."
"To stay in shape, I find bicycles to be the easiest non-sweaty way to burn lower leg calories. This mud pile ... Read More
For one night only Leslie and the Lys took over the Des Moines Social Club by pushing back all the tables and chairs and creating the ultimate dance party. With lessons and games and DJ Mona Bones on the decks, nobody went home without getting up on the dance floor. The following is the photographic proof with captions by Leslie Hall.
"This crew I would consider top tier providers of lovely-ness. When they show up they have ... Read More
After several years of applying for Iowa's state fair, Leslie Hall was finally granted her childhood dream come true . With weeks of preparation which included rehearsals, new videos, and the construction of massive state fair specific props , Leslie and the Lys set the stage at 9am on a Tuesday in the pouring rain! However, this didn't stop her and the Lys from giving the crowd of early risers their all. Proving yet again Mother ... Read More