Event: Bellingham Comic Arts Festival Preview at Whatcom Museum’s Old City Hall

Cullen Beckhorn, founder of the independent graphic media publication house Neoglyphic Media, presents a sneak peek at what’s happening in the field of cartoon and comic book art in a brown-bag talk at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, at Whatcom Museum’s Old City Hall, 121 Prospect St.

Bring your lunch if you wish.

Beckhorn’s goal is to publish and promote talented and innovative artists in the graphic media genre. He is organizing BellCaf (Bellingham Comic Arts Festival), a single-day festival that celebrates the diverse array of today’s cartoonists, illustrators and printmakers creating new and exciting work, on Saturday, March 14, at the Majestic, 1027 N. Forest St.

Suggested donation is $3. Details on the event: 360-778-8930.

Details on the festival: bellcaf.tumblr.com.