Events at the Charles M. Schulz Museum give our visitors opportunities to: meet professional cartoonists; view some of Schulz’s favorite movies; create hands-on crafts; learn about different cartooning techniques; and attend Members-Only parties. In addition to our special events listed below, be sure to check out what happens at the Museum EVERY DAY! Events are included in the price of admission, unless otherwise noted.
Please also note that events listed below are subject to change; check back here for the most up-to-date information.
Event meets via Zoom on Thursday, December 17, 4:00 pm (Pacific Time/PT). Register below or by calling (707) 284-1272. Registration closes at midnight (PT) on December 16. Zoom link will be emailed three days before event. There are absolutely no cancellations for this event.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
Paige Braddock is the Eisner-nominated creator of Jane's World, the first gay-themed comic work to be nationally syndicated online. A twentieth-anniversary anthology of the groundbreaking comic was a Lambda Literary Award finalist. She is also the chief creative officer at Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates and has illustrated several Peanuts children's books. Braddock's newest series for children is titled Peanut, Butter and Crackers (Penguin Young Readers Group). Her other graphic novels for children include the Stinky Cecil series (Andrews McMeel).
Chip Kidd is an award-winning graphic designer and writer and one of the most prolific book cover designers in American design history. Educated at Penn State, he started designing covers for Alfred A. Knopf in 1986, where his groundbreaking book jacket designs elevated the form for close to three decades. His most recent book, Go: A Kidd’s Guide to Graphic Design, is the first book to teach graphic design to children, with over 60,000 copies in print. He is the recipient of the National Design Award for Communications, and his TED Talk has been viewed over 1.6 million times.
Charles Kochman is the editorial director of Abrams ComicArts and the editor of the #1 bestselling series Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Kochman has edited several hundred books for all age groups, including the award-winning graphic novels Mom's Cancer by Brian Fies, Nat Turner by Kyle Baker, Yiddishkeit by Harvey Pekar, and My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf. Kochman is a member of the National Cartoonists Society and the Society of Illustrators and is on the board of advisors for the San Diego Comic-Con’s Bill Finger Award for Excellence in Comic Book Writing, the Spectrum Art Annual, and the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art.