• Sunday Art Gala: Everybody Belongs in Steven Universe

    Sunday Art Gala: Everybody Belongs in Steven Universe0

    • December 4, 2016

    Steven Universe has won the hearts of the women of WWAC. The show is a short-form cartoon that, somehow, at eleven minutes an episode–and under the guise of being a coming-of-age story of a 13-year-old half-human, half-gem–manages to also tell some pretty incredible stories. These stories include the meaning of friendship, the pain of unrequited

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  • Sunday Art Gala: Meet the WWAC Powerpuff Girls Super Squad!

    Sunday Art Gala: Meet the WWAC Powerpuff Girls Super Squad!1

    • April 3, 2016

    Learning about a new avatar creator is like a call to action for us at Women Write About Comics. With the April 4th premier of the new season of Cartoon Network’s Powerpuff Girls, how could we resist the opportunity to Powerpuff ourselves–especially when eeeeverybody’s doing it. One of our pet peeves when it comes to

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  • Barbies, Bodies, and Image: But Can I Really Be a Barbie Girl?

    Barbies, Bodies, and Image: But Can I Really Be a Barbie Girl?1

    • January 31, 2016

    On Friday Mattel debuted three new body types for its Barbie line, tall, petite and curvy, the first substantial changes to the iconic fashion doll’s figure since her bust was slimmed and her waist widened several years ago. In a long and in depth cover story at TIME, Eliana Dockterman examines the history of Barbie resistance

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  • Sunday Art Gala: WWAC Peanutized for The Peanuts Movie

    Sunday Art Gala: WWAC Peanutized for The Peanuts Movie0

    If there’s one thing we love here at WWAC, it’s making adorable avatars of ourselves in various formats. With the upcoming release of The Peanuts Movie, we happily Snoopy-danced our way over to the Peanutizer to produce these little gems and share our special memories of Charlie Brown and the gang.

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  • What’s Cute? YOU ARE! Imperfect Fun With Chanrio

    What’s Cute? YOU ARE! Imperfect Fun With Chanrio3

    • July 26, 2015

    Sanrio! You’ve heard of Sanrio. Hello Kitty, Badtz Maru, and my personal fave Gudetama. Millions of other mascot characters are out there in the Sanrio fields—and now so are you! (Possibly. The engine has its limits.) Chanrio is a cute little game or art program that lets you pick from a limited number of facial

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  • Shake Shake Shake: Etch-A-Sketch Turns 55

    Shake Shake Shake: Etch-A-Sketch Turns 553

    • July 12, 2015

    Some toys will never go away, and a classic invention like Etch-A-Sketch is definitely one of them. Today, the mechanical drawing toy turns 55 years old and is still making appearances and getting mentions in today’s pop culture and the media. Originally invented in the 1950s, French engineer Andres Cassagne came across the idea of a

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