Jean Schulz's Blog

Jean Schulz, the widow of Charles “Sparky” Schulz and President of the Board of Directors at the Charles M. Schulz Museum, chronicles her adventures in the cartooning and comic book world of Peanuts.

Latest Blog Posts:

Happiness is a Warm Blanket

Feb 19, 2011

Andy Beall, who directed Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown, began his talk with the statement that he felt that everyone working on this animation project was standing on the shoulders of giants—Charles Schulz, Bill Melendez, and Lee Mendelson. He explained that it is the first new Peanuts animated special in five years. In 1999, Sparky […]

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Keeping Peanuts in the Newspaper

Feb 18, 2011

As of February 27th, Universal UClick will begin syndication of Peanuts. As the changeover of syndication between United Feature Syndicate and Universal UClick occurs, some newspapers are using this as an opportunity to ask readers if they want to keep the Peanuts strip. The response from Peanuts fans has been an overwhelming, “Yes!” For more reactions from fans, here […]

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Promoting Sonoma County

Feb 10, 2011

A crew from KRCB, a locally-based member of the Public Broadcasting Service, was shooting footage at the Museum for Expressions 2011. Each year they receive grant money to create a series of thematic video shorts highlighting our beautiful Sonoma County. In past years they have highlighted local artists, farmer’s markets, and last year they looked […]

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