Elizabeth Beier is actually a woman which understands the lez life. She actually is not just existed it herself, she is drawn it out also. For the past four years she’s invested countless nights from the infamous ingesting spot, The Lex. She’s penned down almost any encounter we have now had truth be told there, completely. From the one that moved far too much toward downright depressing, the girl cartoons not only feel near to house but fairly they a great deal summarize every thing The Lex features stood for more than these previous couple of many years. She’s going to be showing her comic pieces at goal Comics in May, however in the meanwhile, we asked this lady quite about her task and where you are able to discover a lot more.

Q. exactly what made you intend to place pen to report for all the Lex cartoons?


The will to wow ladies, of course. Well, honestly — I started drawing females at Lexington Club in an effort to present myself, in a manner that had been a lot more original than offering them a drink or enthusiastically vocal along for the jukebox’s Pat Benatar. We started gathering the illustrations and thinking about it much more as a „project” as I heard the club was shutting.

Q. What have now been a few of yours best thoughts from Lex?


On Halloween of 2014 I conducted judge at my favored place at bar and drew attractive people in costume, exactly who in turn bought myself drinks. A lovely lady (or at least — person who isn’t a cis guy) passed me a card that said „you happen to be drilling awesome. Keep that shit right up” and was presented with. I went into her again on my method to capture the BART and experienced the first hug since my personal big breakup that felt enjoyable and sensuous. Very — that has been a great evening.

The Artiste – Elizabeth

Q. Preciselywhat are you seeing coming from additional musicians and artists regarding venue?


Stories, art, photos and interviews are gathered right now at


. In my opinion this is exactly likely to be gorgeous and encompass most different types of phrase.

Q. inform us towards event

on Monday

and which is going.


It Really Is May

23rd, at

Goal Comics, outstanding company about a block from where the Lex has grown to be (even though the club is closed by then, sniff.) I’ll provide and study from my brand-new Lexington Club associated book that’ll feature comics, paintings, and possibly some writing. I’ll bring original art to market as well, and therefore will other local writers and singers TBD. Men and women should go when they missing out on the Lexington Club and want to see their own crew, if they enjoy indie comics, or if perhaps they just search queer society occasions. Androgynously breathtaking, amusing, creative women that have something for artsy singles are motivated to attend.

Q. In which can we discover more about your work, and that which you’ll be dealing with subsequent?


Recently I current my internet site,
, and you may examine some of the comics and/or purchase them indeed there. We have two publications printed so far known as

Bisexual studies and mistakes (problems 1 and 2)

, about me trying (and in most cases weak) to court the fairer gender. You could check out my personal future occasions back at my web site — including a trip to ny when it comes to basic ever
Queers and Comics

Will 7&8th

. I’m going to get on a panel also known as „Queer Memoir,” and will update my personal weblog with drawings and documents about the great queer writers and singers We fulfill.

Details the occasion can be purchased
right here on Twitter

And don’t forget to look at
Elizabeth’s website