Archives » France

  • Celebrate Bastille Day with a Coupe from Financier!

    Today is Bastille Day! Why not celebrate with Financier’s new Coupe Fruit Rouge d’ete! It’s the first of Financier’s new line of Coupes, featuring raspberry marmalade, vanilla bavaroise, and blueberry compote. Tweet

    Monday 14th July 2014 - 1:50:13 AM | Comment

  • French Sweets From My 2013 Visit!

    Crème brûlée Raspberry Tart at Parfums Sucrés in Angoulême I went to France again for the Angoulême comics festival and this time we went to Tours afterward to visit some castles. So cool! Here are some of my sweet highlights!

    Monday 11th March 2013 - 9:42:48 AM | Comment

  • More Adventures in Fromage Comics – Epic Cheese Plate!

    More cheese adventures in France! This happened in Angoulême at the lovely Restaurant L’Espérance. Many thanks to Xavier and the SCARCE gang for making it all possible! Tweet

    Thursday 1st March 2012 - 9:52:35 AM | Comments (2)

  • New Comic – Adventures in Fromage 2012!

    I was thrilled to attend the Angouleme comics festival again last week, and this year was joined by my cartoonist friend from Japan Yuuko Koyama! Needless to say we had some cheese adventures. Here is a comic about our stomachs excitedly talking about it as we sleep. Tweet

    Wednesday 8th February 2012 - 9:55:30 AM | Comment

  • Return to France!

    Last month I got to participate again in France’s Angoulême comics festival. I’ve exhibited the past two years as well and it’s always a blast! This year I was extra excited since my friend Yuuko Koyama came in from Japan to exhibit with us and then we took off for a short trip to Belgium [...]

    Monday 6th February 2012 - 10:47:08 AM | Comment

  • On to France and Belgium!

    I’ll be in France and Belgium in the next week, while I’m away please enjoy my French-themed comics and posts here!

    Tuesday 24th January 2012 - 3:30:39 AM | Comment

  • Happy Bastille Day – Read Some French Cheese Comics!

    Happy Bastille Day! Since I’ve had some fantastic French cheese and dessert adventures, perhaps today is a great time to revisit them. You can read all of my France related comics and posts here! Tweet

    Thursday 14th July 2011 - 12:02:59 PM | Comment

  • France Food Highlights 2011 & King Cake at Parfums Sucrés!

    I got my wish and returned to France for the Angoulême comics festival again this year. I also got to spend a few days in Paris! Enjoy this delicious photo parade!

    Sunday 6th February 2011 - 10:43:06 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Tooth in Angoulême Mini-comic!

    I’m looking forward to going to France for Angoulême at the end of this month, so I made a special bilingual mini-comic for the occasion with the translation assistance of Xavier Lancel! It includes my adventures in French cheese and a comic about Angoulême’s sweets! I’ll be at the Scarce / LGBT BD booth again [...]

    Friday 7th January 2011 - 2:33:46 AM | Comment

  • Bastille Day 7/11 Featuring Burdick Chocolate!

    Friday 9th July 2010 - 2:23:10 AM | Comment

  • Adventures in Fromage Part 3!

    Thursday 25th March 2010 - 5:18:36 PM | Comment (1)

  • Adventures in Fromage Part 2!

    This comic continues my French cheese adventures with my friend Xavier in Angoulême. The cheese shop was in the town’s large enclosed market. Definitely recommended if you’re ever in the area!

    Wednesday 3rd March 2010 - 12:36:27 PM | Comment

  • Chocolatine, Fouées, and Canelé!

      Just had to post these last few France photos on baked goods! Above, you see canelé from Parfums Sucrés in Angoulême! I discovered I adore canelé and will be on the lookout for them in NYC.

    Sunday 21st February 2010 - 3:20:16 AM | Comment

  • Adventure in Fromage Part 1!

    Wednesday 17th February 2010 - 9:57:52 AM | Comment (1)

  • Paris Sweets! Ladurée and Angelina!

    After Angoulême I headed to Paris for a very short (1 Day!) trip. As you can imagine I had a lot to cram into that day and managed to see the main sites; Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame, and also had to get some sweets in there (of course)! I researched before the [...]

    Monday 15th February 2010 - 9:02:07 PM | Comment (1)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Angoulême!

    Still ruminating on my recent trip to France, and lots more to come! I was in Angoulême for the comics festival and then Paris for just one day! Here is my comic about the sweets of Angoulême! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Canelé on [...]

    Wednesday 10th February 2010 - 6:45:29 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth in France: Angoulême!

      I just got back from my first trip to France for the Angoulême Comic Festival and I made a stop in Paris on the way back! Here are some pictures I took at Angoulême!

    Wednesday 3rd February 2010 - 10:47:41 PM | Comment