Published on November 25th, 2013 | by Lauren Weinstein


The Frugal Mom’s Holiday Gift Guide: A Comic by Lauren Weinstein

Lauren Weinstein shows crafty MUTHAs how they can make gifts on a frugal budget that will delight friends and family this holiday season—using items you’re likely to find right around your home!

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About the Author

Lauren Weinstein is a cartoonist, illustrator and painter. She has published three books: Girl Stories, Inside Vineyland and Goddess of War. Her work has been included in The Best American Comics, An Anthology of Graphic Fiction, Kramer’s Ergot, and The Graphic Canon. She has won and been nominated for an Ignatz. Her comic “Carriers” was also nominated for Slate‘s studio prize for Cartoonists and won a gold medal from The Society of Illustrators. Clients include, The New York Times, Glamour, and The Paris Review. She is currently working on a teenage memoir tentatively entitled, How To Draw A Nose.

3 Responses to The Frugal Mom’s Holiday Gift Guide: A Comic by Lauren Weinstein

  1. Maria says:

    Very funny! These really made me laugh. xo

  2. When my brother and I were kids in the sixties, we totally used my mom’s old birth control pill dispensers as Star Trek communicators! Right on!

  3. Victoria says:

    I’m so trying the bread tag body art! Loved this 🙂

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