Every Monday Night Since April 20th 2009! 6pm – 8:30pm Drop in and work with comics creators from throughout CT and MA! Work on your projects! Get feedback from like-minded creators! Portfolio reviews from professionals! Find new collaborators for your projects! Artistic exercises! Penciling! Scripting! Inking! Coloring! Painting! Sketching! Lettering! A place to work. A place to play. See old friends, make new ones. $5 donations

The Monday Night Kids Jam is every Monday Night 5 - 6pm. Join cartoonist/illustrator, Matt Ryan on a new creative mission every week! Perfect for ages 7 - 13! Always includes The Monday Night News and Share time! A drop in event that's only $5!!

We are an official host for 24 Hour Comic Day!
Usually runs the first weekend in October from noon Saturday until noon on Sunday at Free Lunch Studios! The goal: start and finish a 24 page comic book in 24 hours! Call and reserve a spot as soon as possible, slots usually fill fast! We host a unofficial 24 Hour Comic Challenge in July. Want to learn more about 24 Hour Comic Day? Click here

The Free Lunch Studios hosts a special workshop each year on the Saturday before Halloween, called King Of The Monster Mountain! Matt Ryan, creator of Monster Labs and Mad Science Cartoons, teaches a special creature creation workshop/monster battle game for all ages! Lots of candy will be distributed! Who will have the scariest? Who made most disgusting? Whose will win King Of The Monster Mountain? 4 hour session, each year, the Saturday morning prior to Halloween.

Come to Free Lunch and join us for our annual tradition, The Black Friday Comic Fest to create your own comic story or strip and more! The event is the Friday after Thanksgiving and starts at 12:00 pm. Call or email us today to reserve your spot. There will be a comic movie marathon, a massive $1 comic sale, make your own sticky note comic workshop AND drawing and painting!* The event runs from 12:00 to 4pm (*if staying for Drawing and Painting event ends at 6:30. add $20)


Come to our Magic Card Game events! Got your own deck? Bring it! Don't have any cards? Bring it! Never played before? Bring it! We'll be hosting a Magic game night for all interest levels! Prizes! Cards for sale! Tutorials! Fun! $5 entry fee! Free Lunch Magic Nights are held at various times during each month! Upcoming dates are listed in the Free Lunch News at the top left column of this site!

Contact Matt Ryan at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 860.305.6621
Free Lunch Studios, 2 Tunxis Rd, Ste 204, Tariffville, CT 06081