Tinley Park Comic Book Show – Halloween Edition (October 2009)

August 18, 2009 by  
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Convention Website: http://www.shotthirty.com

Date(s): October 24, 2009

Location: Tinley Park Holiday Inn Convention

Description: Comic Book Show featuring thousands of Golden age, Silver age, Modern age comics, posters, art, toys, & related merchandise.
FREE Giveaways!

When: October 24, 2009

Hours: 9am to 4pm

Admission: $1.00 (Come in Costume and Get in FREE!!!)
kids 12 and under FREE!

Where: Holiday Inn Select
CHICAGO-TINLEY PARK-CONVENTION CENTER
18501 S. HARLEM AVENUE
TINLEY PARK, IL 60477 UNITED STATES

For More Info Please contact:
Kyle Vargas
(708)921-4496
Kvargas24@yahoo.com

Guests:

Come Meet Artist Terry Huddleston

Terry Huddleston is a Comic Book Artist and Founder of Imaginary Concepts Printing Studio http://thuddleston.deviantart.com/. Terry has a great love for the Alex Toth 70′s and 80′s cartoons. Terry travel to conventions all over the country bringing kid friendly old school artwork to a new audience. Terry is also the Co-Creator of the exciting new book P.O.W. (Protectors of Worlds) due to release early 2008.

Come Meet Editor/Writer/Publisher John M. Metych, III

A Chicagoland native, John Metych, III serves as founder, writer, editor, and publisher of Beta 3 Comics. 2009 marks their 10th publishing anniversary of their premier title – Sniper and Rook. John will have issues of Sniper and Rook available for purchase at his table along with their newest sketchbook, featuring a Tinley Park convention exclusive cover. He will also be available to discuss self-publishing trials and tribulations, perform portfolio reviews, and maybe even give new talent their FIRST opportunity to get published (as he did for Tony Moore in the late 1990′s. Yes. THAT Tony Moore.)

Of course, the web link is www.beta3comics.com. There’s also www.comicspace.com/cylon0011

Come Meet Artist Dodie Mondero

Diosdado “Dodie” Mondero is a well know international muralist turned Comic book illustrator. Originally from Manila, Philippines, he arrived in the States in 1979 at the age of 13 to begin a new life and pursue a career in art. He discovered the fantastic art of legendary artist Alberto Vargas, Frank Frazetta, Boris Vallejo and Olivia to name a few, firing up his passion to polish his skills to its highest level, mastering techniques in all media and styles, both traditional and digital art.

He is now the lead art director and comic book artist for the up coming tv cartoon in production called, The Baritonios. He joined his long time friend and writer, Steve Sprovieri to develop a wacky crime drama surrounding a gang known as The Baritonios. It’s legendary mystery stories with crime and exploitation from this group of street thugs.
www.thebaritonios.com

Also visit to view more of Dodie Mondero’s work at www.awtew.deviantart.com
and www.myspace.com/monderostudios.

More Updates Coming Soon!!!

Number of Dealers/Exhibitors Tables: 0

Projected Attendance: 0

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