Smudge Expo 2015 is March 14, 2015

Now in our second year, Smudge is a comics arts expo that showcases independent comics and inspires attendees to become storytellers themselves.

Featured Documentary

See a screening of Root Hog or Die, a full length documentary about independent cartoonist John Porcellino.

SMUDGE Exhibitors

This year's show will include over 50 local comics creators! Meet your new favorite, get inspired!

Learn Something!

We have classes planned in the Education Lab all day. Make a mini comic! Learn about character design! All free!

Black Box Theatre

Programming in the Black Box Theatre will range from Comics in the Classroom to Exploring science through comics.
The second annual Smudge! Expo is taking place on Saturday, March 14, 2015, from noon to 6 p.m. at Artisphere in Arlington, Va. Smudge is a new comics arts expo meant to showcase independent comics and inspire attendees to become storytellers themselves. Smudge is a free event.