I enjoyed meeting artist Rob Reger last year at Baby Tattoovile. He's making an animated music video of Emily the Strange. He's very close to meeting his Kickstarter goal of $55k.
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects