One Night on Broadway
inkt|art issues / Memoir / Noel Franklin / nonfiction

One Night on Broadway

BY NOEL FRANKLIN Noel Franklin is a Seattle-based performance poet and visual artist with an academic background in fine arts printmaking. Her poetry has garnered a Seattle Arts Commission grant, a Jack Straw Foundation Fellowship and placement on Seattle’s National Poetry Slam team.  Her visual art has been exhibited in Seattle, Sacramento and San Francisco.   Continue reading

Shark Teeth
inkt|art issues / Noel Franklin / nonfiction

Shark Teeth

BY NOEL FRANKLIN     Noel Franklin is a Seattle-based performance poet and visual artist with an academic background in fine arts printmaking.  Her poetry has garnered a Seattle Arts Commission grant, a Jack Straw Foundation Fellowship and placement on Seattle’s National Poetry Slam team.  Her visual art has been exhibited in Seattle, Sacramento and … Continue reading

Cat Door Monster
inkt|art issues / Noel Franklin / nonfiction

Cat Door Monster

BY NOEL FRANKLIN Noel Franklin is a Seattle-based performance poet and visual artist with an academic background in fine arts printmaking.  Her poetry has garnered a Seattle Arts Commission grant, a Jack Straw Foundation Fellowship and placement on Seattle’s National Poetry Slam team.  Her visual art has been exhibited in Seattle, Sacramento and San Francisco.   Continue reading

Last Call #3: Club Lingerie
comics journalism / inkt|art issues / Noel Franklin / nonfiction

Last Call #3: Club Lingerie

BY NOEL FRANKLIN Noel Franklin is a Seattle-based performance poet and visual artist with an academic background in fine arts printmaking.  Her poetry has garnered a Seattle Arts Commission grant, a Jack Straw Foundation Fellowship and placement on Seattle’s National Poetry Slam team.  Her visual art has been exhibited in Seattle, Sacramento and San Francisco.   … Continue reading

Last Call #2: The Dingo Bar
Archives / Columns / comics journalism / Noel Franklin

Last Call #2: The Dingo Bar

BY NOEL FRANKLIN Credits: Thanks to Kenn Rodriguez for setting me on the trail and Miguel Corrigan for being open about his wonderful past venture, The Dingo Bar.  Also to Stacy Parrish, Eric McFadden, Matthew John Conley, Lewi Longmire, Lisa Gill, Michael Henningsen, Joe Anderson and Tracy Paris for helping me with stories and images. … Continue reading

Last Call
Columns / Noel Franklin

Last Call

BY NOEL FRANKLIN Last Call #1: OK Hotel, Seattle An introduction to the series: Last Call developed from my research for a potential graphic novel. As a  beginning comics creator, I felt this project would do double-duty: it’s a way to practice the art form while accumulating an image bank to draw from in future, … Continue reading