5/2/13 - So What? Press just published, “Breakers,” an anthology of comics created by those of us who attended the Atlantic Center for the Arts residency in Florida last October! There is a book signing and release party Thursday May 2 at Mission: Comics and Art in San Francisco from 6 – 8 pm. Please come! Fellow artists Lark Pien, Gabby Gamboa, and Lara Antal will be there.

You can preview the book here: http://www.sowhatpress.com/breakers

And check out the reviews on:

The Beat: The News Blog of Comics Culture: http://comicsbeat.com/preview-review-shipwrecked-with-breakers

Fanboy Comics: http://www.fanboycomics.net/blogs/bryant-dillon/2198-breakers-review-finding-creative-purity-and-freedom-through-comics



1/31/13 - I got interviewed on KPFA's Apex Express! Host Robynn Takayama talks to me about Bubble Farm Soap Co.


12/12/12 - SF Weekly is featuring my comic about my doppelganger in their “Connected in San Francisco” online piece. Very exciting! There’s also work by my friends Gabrielle Gamboa, Ed Luce, Mari Naomi, Justin Hall, and others.


11/20/12 - I'll be at Sketch Tuesday. 111 Minna in San Francisco, 6 - 10 pm. You know the deal... drawings on demand for you! I'll be illustrating corny jokes.


10/8/12 - 10/27/12 - I've been accepted as an artist in residence at the Atlantic Center for the Arts where I will be working on my comics with cartoonist Ellen Forney. I'm looking forward to an exciting and productive three weeks!

8/30/12 - I'm showing one of my comic book drawings at "Women at Work," a group show of women tattoo artists. The show is hosted by the very cool Down at Lulu's Vintage Boutique and Hair Salon. 6 - 9 pm, 6602 Telegraph Avenue in Oakland!

6/26/12 - I'll be at Sketch Tuesday. 111 Minna in San Francisco, 6 - 10 pm. There will be cat drawings for you. Meow!


6/9/12 - Diving Swallow is having our annual shop art show! There will be paintings, sculptures, comics, and books along with food, drinks, and good times. I'll be showing 11x17 originals of my comics and selling copies of my mini-comic! Come on out!

3/2/12 - One of the comics I drew for the Noise Pop music festival is on Spin Magazine's site! My comic is #16:


3/2/12 - 3/4/12 - I'll be tattooing at the Musink Festival in Orange County, Ca! Tattoos, pop punk, and skateboarding... let me know if you want to get inked!


2/23/12 - 2/24/12 - I've been invited by Isotope Comics to be a "sequential reporter" for the Noise Pop music festival in San Francisco. I'll be going to 2 shows, doing interviews, and then reporting back on my experiences - in comic book form!

11/15/11 - Sketch Tuesday is happening tonight at 111 Minna. Come on out, have some drinks, and buy one of my illustrated corny jokes!


6/21/11 - Diving Swallow is having a summer solstice art show! Food, music, art, crafts... I'll be showing some brand new honey bee-themed prints and selling soap made from wax and honey produced by my bees (yes, I am also a beekeeper). Hope you can make it!!


4/7/11 - The Sensory Feast group show featuring my food tattoos is on display at 18 Reasons until May 30! Stop by this great food themed space in San Francisco's Mission neighborhood and check out the art while taking a food related workshop.



4/10/11 - My prints and tote bags will be for sale at SOMARS All Access weekend. There will be a pop up shop featuring arts and crafts from local artists.


3/22/11 - Sketch Tuesday! Come on out to 111 Minna in San Francisco and I'll draw you something on the spot!


2/4/11 - I'll be showing photos of the various food tattoos I've created over the years at A Sensory Feast, a group show curated by Kearny Street Workshop. Come on out and celebrate at the opening reception with food trucks, a photo booth, and temporary food tattoos (designed by me)!


12/18/10 - I have a booth at the Alameda Pet Parade and Market. There's a holiday outfit contest and parade. Come check out the cuteness and buy some of my animal prints, t-shirts, and tote bags.


11/16/10 - I've been invited to participate in the 50th session of Sketch Tuesday at 111 Minna in San Francisco. Live, on demand art for sale at affordable prices!


10/14/10 - I'll be at the San Francisco Arts Market with flika.com t-shirts and prints! Stop by and say hi. Off The Grid Food Trucks will be there as well.


9/13/10 - 9/18/10 - Maryland tattoo mini-tour is on! I'll be tattooing at Saints and Sinners in Baltimore 9/13-9/15 and at Classic Electric in Frederick 9/16-9/18. If you want to make an appointment, email me at tattoosbyjean@yahoo.com or call the shops.



8/20/10 - 8/22/10 - I'm tattooing at the Body Art Expo in San Francisco. Email me if you want an appointment!

8/6/10 - Diving Swallow Tattoo is going to be at East Bay Express' Best of the Bay Home Grown Party! It's from 5 pm to 11 pm at Jack London Square. Admission is free and there will be bands, food, and pretty much everyone in Oakland. Come on out and say hi!


7/20/10 - I'll be at 111 Minna in San Francisco for Sketch Tuesday! Drinks and affordable art... I'll be one of 20 artists making pretty things just for you.

6/18/10 - 6/20/10 - I have a booth at the Sacramento All American Tattoo Festival. Email me if you want to get tattooed! I'll also be selling prints and new Flika.com t-shirts!


6/6/10 - I'm going to be at Indie Mart, a festival of DIY arts and crafts. Stop by the booth for gocco prints, t-shirts, and other goodies. The event is from noon to 6 pm at Thee Parkside (1600 17th Street) in San Francisco.

5/15/10 - Come out to the LIghthouse Tattoo group show at Space Gallery (1141 Polk Street) in San Francisco. I'll have a collection of Chinese New Year animal gocco prints for sale... and afterwards we can go to the legendary Bob's Donuts. Mmmm. Donuts...

5/11/10 - Sketch Tuesday! Hang out with me at 111 Minna in San Francisco. I will be one of 20 artists creating live art on the spot. Everything is priced under $15 and admission is free.


4/25/10 - Hey East Bay peeps! I'm now working every other Sunday at Diving Swallow Tattoo in downtown Oakland. The address is 264 14th Street. Email me for an appointment!

3/19/10 - 3/21/10 - It's time for the Body Art Expo at the Cow Palace in San Francisco! I'll be tattooing Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Let me know if you want an appointment. Email me or call Lighthouse Tattoo at 415-742-4467.

12/1/09 - I start working at Lighthouse Tattoo! Come visit me at the new shop! We're at 3402 Geary (near Stanyan) in San Francisco and the number is 415-742-4467. I'll be working with Jason Storey and owner Clifton Carter.

11/24/09 - Get a head start on your holiday shopping! I'm going to be one of 20 artists at Sketch Tuesday. Admission is free and you can hang out while we make art on the spot that will be for sale. Mostly everything is priced under $15.


11/4/09 - 11/9/09 - I'm stopping off in New York on the way back from the Netherlands and I'll be working at Tattoo Culture in Brooklyn. Tell all your NYC pals!


10/21/09 - 10/25/09 - I'm doing a guest spot at Marco Bratt Tattoo in Noordwijk, The Netherlands. If you're going to be in Holland and you want a tattoo, let me know. Heh heh, or let's just meet up and hang out in Amsterdam.


10/9/09 - 10/11/09 - It's my last convention of the year (I think). I'll be at the Portland Tattoo Expo. C'mon, you know you want to get tattooed in Oregon. Email me for an appointment.


8/28/09 - 8/30/09 - I'll be tattooing at the Body Art Expo at San Francisco's Cow Palace. If you would like to make an appointment, please contact me at Sacred Rose ahead of time at (510) 883-1083.

8/21/09 - 8/23/09 - I'm going to be at the Tattoo Hollywood Convention. Kind of last minute, but it's going to happen! If you want to book an appointment with me, email me at tattoosbyjean@yahoo.com. More info on the convention here:


7/28/09 - Once again, I'm going to be at Sketch Tuesday at 111 Minna from 6 to 10 pm. Live drawing by 20 artists. Drinks. Music. And you can buy stuff for a reasonable price (under $15!). What more could you ask for on a Tuesday night? Come on out. I'll draw you something.


7/7/09 & 7/11/09 - I'm going to be doing a guest spot at Chalice Tattoo in Boise, Idaho! I'm really excited to be working with owner Darcy Nutt, who is an amazing artist.


6/19/09 - 6/21/09 - I'll be at the All American Tattoo Festival in Sacramento, California. Come get a tattoo or buy some artwork. Or both! You can make an appointment ahead of time to get tattooed. Just call the shop (510) 883-1083. More info below.


5/2/09 & 5/3/09 - I'll be tattooing at the Tiger Rose Tattoo Festival in Santa Maria, California. If you would like to get tattooed by me, you can make an appointment.


3/31/09 - If you're looking for something to do this Tuesday evening, I am one of the invited artists at Sketch Tuesday! The event is at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco from 6 to 10 pm. Admission is free.

Come hang out, drink, and buy art that I and 19 other artists will be making on the spot. I'm not tattooing, but I'll be busting out a bunch of tattoo art watercolors on 2.5 x 3.5 sheets. Put in your request. I'll make it for you.

The event is super cool and if you want to draw, they have free figure drawing. Bring your art supplies! More info below.