Kelly travels a bunch and has lots to say, so this page makes an attempt to track all of the shows, cons, talks, panels, interviews, videos, and other comics activities that she somehow finds herself involved with. Be sure to say hi if you spot her somewhere! (Also, some photos. Enjoy some photos.)

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NEWS!

Currently working hard on Weird Me (Vol. 2). More details available soon!

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UPCOMING SHOWS & APPEARANCES:

Oct. 11, 2015: New York Comic Con - panel: How to Succeed in Self-Publishing (NYC)

Oct. 15, 2015: Kickstarter Film Festival - event co-host (Roxy Theater, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 17-18, 2015: MICE (Cambridge, MA)

Oct. 24, 2015: Church of the Living Comic - co-host & live comic reading/performances (AUX Performance Space, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 27, 2015: Comics Talk (Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 31, 2015: Locust Moon Comics Festival - co-organizer, exhibitor & panel moderator: Drawing From Life (Philadelphia, PA)

Nov. 7, 2015: CAB (Brooklyn, NY)

Nov. 7, 2015: ComiqueCon (Dearborn, MI) (*Dirty Diamonds only)

Nov. 10, 2015: Comics Talk (Arcadia University, Glenside, PA)

Nov. 14, 2015: Philadelphia Comics Symposium - co-organizer (Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA)

Nov. 20, 2015: Comics Talk (Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA)

Nov. 21-22, 2015: 24 Hour Comic Day - host & participant (Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, PA)

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PANELS & DISCUSSIONS:

Anthologies Aren't Easy (moderator) - SPX (2015)

2014 Graphic Novel Event - Villanova University (2014)

Marketing for Self-Publishing and Micro-Presses - MICE (2014)

Drawing Dilemma - HTFL Comic Con (2014)

"Alien She" Panel Discussion - PPAC Book Fair (2014)

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ARTICLES & INTERVIEWS:

Book Fight! - Episode 96: Emily Carroll, Through the Woods - Podcast (Oct. 5, 2015)

PhillyVoice - Philly's own 'nerd prom' proves it's hip to be square - Article (Aug. 17, 2015)

"'Comic Creator of the Year' went to Kelly Phillips and Claire Folkman of all-girl comic anthology "Dirty Diamonds." (You may remember Phillips from our March story on Philly's female comic creators.) Beating out Ian Sampson and Locust Moon Comics, the pair thanked their Kickstarter supporters before Phillips declared 'Girls make f------ amazing comics!' to a cheering crowd."

Villanova University, Falvey Memorial Library News - Philly Geek Awards Nominates Familiar Faces - Article (July 28, 2015)

End of the Universe - Didja Miss This? - Podcast/Book Review (June 24, 2015)

SPX 2014: Claire Folkman & Kelly Phillips - Video/Interview (June 23, 2015)

PhillyVoice - Local women draw themselves into Philly's comics scene - Article (March 31, 2015)

Philadelphia City Paper - City Paper debuts new weekly comic strip - Article (March 19, 2015)

"Her work is funny, smart and drawn in a timeless way that harkens back to the traditional newspaper comics now so seldom found in print."

The Austin Chronicle - Why Only Art (and Maybe Love) Will Ever Save You: Lynda Barry and Dirty Diamonds and following your dreeeeeeeams - Article (Dec. 10, 2014)

Comics Alliance - Be Weird, Be Inventive, Go For It: Talking 'Dirty Diamonds' With Editors Claire Folkman & Kelly Phillips - Interview (Oct. 28, 2014)

"If the dumb boys that we know can do this, we can certainly put out a book!"

Philadelphia Inquirer - Daughters of Riot Grrrl - Article (Mar. 28, 2014)

Geekadelphia - Weekly Kickstarter: Dirty Diamonds #5: COMICS by Dirty Diamonds - Article (Mar. 24, 2014)

"If you're not familiar with Dirty Diamonds yet, you haven't been listening."

SPX 2013: Claire Folkman & Kelly Phillips - Video/Interview (Oct. 17, 2013)

Geekspotting - Episode 39 - Podcast (Jul. 8, 2013)

The 24 Hour COMIC - Philadelphia - Video/Documentary (Nov. 21, 2011)

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PAST SHOWS & APPEARANCES:

Sept. 19-20, 2015: SPX + panel moderator: Anthologies Aren't Easy (Bethesda, MD)

June 6, 2015: New South Festival of Literary Arts & Cartooning (Austin, TX)

May 9-10, 2015: TCAF (Toronto, CAN) (*Dirty Diamonds only)

May 1-31, 2015: GRAPHIC & NOVEL: A showcase of local comic book artists, visual communicators and storytellers (AIGA Philadelphia SPACE) (May 1st First Friday Opening Reception)

March 14, 2015: Smudge! Expo (Arlington, VA)


Dec. 6-7, 2014: 24 Hour Comic Day, host & participant (Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, PA)

Nov. 15, 2014: The Church of the Living Comic, live comic reading/performances (AUX Performance Space, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 25, 2014: Locust Moon Comics Festival (Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 4-5, 2014: MICE + panelist: Marketing for Self-Publishing & Micro-Presses (Cambridge, MA)

Sept. 13-14, 2014: SPX (Bethesda, MD)

Jul. 12, 2014: HTFL Comic Con (Haverford, PA)

May 10-11, 2014: TCAF (Toronto, CAN)

Apr. 12-13, 2014: Asbury Park Comicon (Asbury Park, NJ)

Apr. 5-6, 2014: MoCCA Arts Fest (NYC)

Mar. 29, 2014: PPAC Book Fair +panelist (Philadelphia, PA)


Oct. 19-20, 2013: 24 Hour Comic Day, host & participant (Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 5, 2013: Locust Moon Comics Festival (Philadelphia, PA)

Sept. 26-27, 2013: MICE (Cambridge, MA)

Sept. 13-14, 2013: SPX (Bethesda, MD)


Dec. 16, 2012: Locust Moon Comics Festival (Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 20-21, 2012: 24 Hour Comic Day, participant (Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 7, 2012: Philly Feminist Zine Fest (Philadelphia, PA)

Sept. 29, 2012: B.Y.O.T.Y. 4 (Philadelphia, PA)


Nov. 13, 2011: Philly Zine Fest (Philadelphia, PA)

Oct. 15, 2011: B.Y.O.T.Y. III (Philadelphia, PA)

Sept. 24, 2011: MICE (Cambridge, MA)

Aug. 20-21, 2011: 24 Hour Comic Day, participant (Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, PA)

Aug. 14, 2011: Philly Alternative Comic Con (Philadelphia, PA)


Sept. 26, 2010: B.Y.O.T.Y. II (Philadelphia, PA)

Aug. 10, 2010: Philly Alternative Comic Con (Philadelphia, PA)

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