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February 3, 2011

Kochalka Named Cartoonist Laureate


Congratulations to creator James Kochalka (Dragon Puncher, Johnny Boo) for being named Vermont's first cartoonist laureate! The honor, which will be bestowed upon Kochalka in a daylong event being held on March 10, recognized the artist's work in the state of Vermont as well as his commitment to spreading education and literacy through his work. With his new title, which was awarded through the The Center for Cartoon Studies, Kochalka will serve as an ambassador for cartooning and comics in Vermont. His term as cartoonist laureate will run three years. Congratulations to James!