Tony Millionaire, creator of the long-running "Maakies" comic strip, appears Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum to chat with curator Caitlin McGurk about his life and legacy.

Tony Millionaire, creator of the long-running “Maakies” comic strip, appears Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum to chat with curator Caitlin McGurk about his life and legacy.

The misshaped world of Millionaire’s work spans from comics to television, and his testimony will give fans and aspiring artists a look into his eccentric life.

After the presentation, Millionaire will hold a book signing for copies of his all-ages graphic novels, like “Billy Hazelnuts” and the “Sock Monkey.”