Tintin is a comic character created in Belgium in 1929 by artist Georges Remi, pen name Herge, at the request of the newspaper Le XXe Siecle. The serialized comic strip has gone through many evolutions, from newspaper to book form, from black and white into glorious color, and from French into over eighty different languages.
The exhibit opening will take place Friday September 30, 2011 from 5 – 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served and Tintin “specialists” will be on hand to answer questions about the pieces.
On Saturday, October 8, 2011, customers are encouraged to dress as their favorite Tintin character and join in activities appropriate for all ages.
Hours for the event are as follows: Friday September 30, Opening, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., otherwise Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday 12 noon to 5 p.m.
Contact: Kathleen Koch, proprietor 206-547-4983 email@example.com
Crackerjack Contemporary Crafts
1815 N. 45th, #212
Seattle, WA 98103 www.crackerjackcrafts.com