Carol Lay made several media appearances over the years. The Big Skinny was featured on the cover of publishers weekly on October 27, 2008 where she said, “I am still proud of this”. On July 23, She was invited by Mark Evanier to be a guest sketcher on Quick Draw panel at the San Diego Comic Con. Carol Lay attended Google’s event on January 16, 2009 called “Authors@Google” where she talked about The Big Skinny: How I Changed My Fattitude for approx. 55minutes and answered some questions. In past, Carol Lay has also attended Burning Man. Burning Man is an art show held for week on a desert outdoor.