FBorFW News

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This part of our site allows you to dig into our special features, side projects, and behind-the-scenes info!

Pro tip: if you're working on a school project about Lynn, this is the place to be. Most of your questions can be answered by reading this part of the site carefully.


Lynn and the strip are both Canadian; sometimes Canada-specific things appeared in the strip, and really confused our American readers. Here's a list, with explanations.

The Farley Foundation

Farley Foundation is a registered Ontario charity that assists low-income pet owners. Find out more about the Foundation here.

Tour the Patterson Home

Take a tour of the Pattersons' house in Milborough.

It Never Ends

Read a weekly column by modern-day stay-at-home-mom Sarah L. Hunter.

Lynn's Books

Our guide to Lynn's published works.

Lynn's Love for Animation

Have a look at some of the animation projects Lynn's been involved with over the course of her career.

Imagining Mtigwaki

In 2004, Elizabeth Patterson moved to a First Nations community called Mtigwaki, in Northern Ontario, to teach at a small school. Find out how Lynn created Mtigwaki.

In Memory of Farley Patterson

A fond tribute to the Patterson family's beloved sheepdog.

It's Ned Tanner

Ned was a little plastic toy who belonged to Mike and his college roommate, Weed. Ned took on a life of his own (not literally) as a popular almost-character, so we gave him a page on our site.

R and D

An in-depth look at how we made FBorFW® so true-to-life; this includes exclusive info on key FBorFW® storylines, what inspired them, and how we made them happen.

The Making Of

Learn about the process we used to produce FBorFW®. If you're interested in Lynn's drawing techniques, or our production process, don't miss this section!