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Squid Works is the offspring of ACME Comics and Fandom House that operated in the 1980s small press scene helmed by such peo

ple as Dennis Pimple and T. Motley. Squid Works formed in 1995 as a local, comics cooperative. The Squid Works’ comics cooperative comprises of independent cartoonists, artists, and writers exclusive to Colorado. While the styles and types of offerings are varied at Squid Works, there is a unifying level of passion and originality provided by its members. Squid Works is also actively involved in local comic events such as the "24 Hour Comics Challenge," "Nan Desu Kan," "Denver Zine Festival," and occasionally hosts comic jams. You can visit our online forums that provide information about comic related job opportunities as well as information about upcoming local events.

Meet others interested in making comics. Professional, hobbyist or beginners are all welcome. We focus on all forms of comics and there is no medium that cannot be used. Anything that lets your creative genius out is fair game. Learn more about our group at

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