J. Timothy Quirk is an artist in residence at the Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory and he creates art and writes in Torrington, Connecticut. Now THE CRAYON DIARY is a comic strip that features Torrington and is published Mon-Sat in the Register Citizen.
November 2010-present Happy Central New York one panel comic published weekly in the Skaneateles Journal, Skaneateles, NY ( tp://auburnpub.com/skaneateles/opinion/cartoons/ )
April 2011-present Jurassicals daily comic strip about Jurassic Dinosaurs in New York published in the Auburn Citizen, Auburn, NY (sometimes archived on http://www.jurascals.com )
November 2012-present Jurascals -daily comic strip about Jurassic Dinosaurs in Nebraska published in the McCook Daily Gazette, McCook Nebraska. (find an archive here http://www.mccookgazette.com/topic/jurascals/ )
April 2013-present NUTMEG JUNCTION-one panel comic about Trolleys in Connecticut published online on networkconnecticut dot com. (a collaboration between artists J. Timothy Quirk and Jessica Ponticelli (find an archive here http://networkconnecticut.com/category/nutmeg-junction/ )
August 2013-present The Crayon Diary Writing and drawing about life in Torrington, Connecticut.
January 2014-present-The Nutmeg Chatter -Continues writing and drawing about Torrington’s art community in long blog-interview format (as The Crayon Diary is prepared for a relaunch in March 2014)
January 2014-present. Becomes ARTIST IN RESIDENCE at the Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory
In The News
November 2012 Nebraska newspaper introduces the comic strip by J. Timothy Quirk http://www.mccookgazette.com/story/1912872.htm
February 2013 Artist of the Month for Register Citizen newspaper http://registercitizen.com/articles/2013/02/23/news/doc511a4f1d4daa9839494340.txt
In The News with Jessica Ponticelli, co-creator of Nutmeg Junction
May 2013 TV interview by legendary newscaster Ann Nyberg of J. Timothy Quirk and Jessica Ponticelli on the creation of Nutmeg Junction http://www.wtnh.com//dpp/news/nyberg/connecticuts-cartoon-nutmeg-junction
(although the article is no longer a live link the video is here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fI2vUHWKf9A )
July 2013 Gallery on display of Nutmeg Junction Art in the New Britain Public Library http://www.newbritainherald.com/articles/2013/07/03/news/doc51d4e11ec4ef3815570861.txt