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Comics Come to Life

July 18, 2018 / SCO News

Queens, NY  Renowned comic book artist Agnes Garbowska stopped by our Theresa Paplin Comic Book Club to visit our young people. Agnes has illustrated for some of the top comic book publishers and is currently working on the bestselling “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” comic book from IDW comics. She shared her experiences, answered questions and even did a drawing of a favorite character for each of our students. It was an amazing experience!

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