Danielle Corsetto, Zach Weiner, Angela Melick, Lar DeSouza, EK Weaver, Bill Williams, Joel Watson, Jeph Jacques, Randy Milholland, David Willis, and Rob DenBlyker appear at Dragon’s Lair! More details at the link!
Saturday December 8, 2012
6 PM Q&A Panel Session I
Join Alan and Erin for a Q&A session with all the creators! We’ll have some basic questions to get the conversation started, and then we’ll be taking questions directly from you, the audience!
8 PM Creator Signings
Get your books signed, pick up some plushies, get a sketch, or just chat with your favorite comic artist! We’ll have plenty of extra stuff on hand for you to pick up if you don’t have anything to get signed, and this will also be your best chance to pick up some of the harder to find volumes from these guys!
• Sunday December 9, 2012
10 AM Q&A Panel Session II
Another round of Q&A! Remember to make sure you sign up for a session ahead of time, these will fill up fast!
12 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM Creator Signings
Your second chance to get all your stuff signed. Don’t miss it! We’ll be taking a dinner break at 4 and be back at 6 for more signings, finishing up at 8 just in time for…
8 PM After Dark (18+) Q&A Panel
ADULTS ONLY! They’ve been reigning themselves in all weekend, but finally at this panel, the creators will be allowed to fart and curse and talk about cooties. By this time they’ll probably also be delirious, sleep-deprived, and doing velociraptor impressions. Awesome!
Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy® Austin
6111 Burnet Road, Austin TX 78757
A new arts festival for illustrators debuts in Northampton, MA, on April 16! Celebrating illustration online and in print, Paint & Pixel Festival is a new show featuring talented, regional book illustrators, comic artists, and cartoonists and their work ranging from indie comics to award-winning picture books to nationally syndicated comic strips.
With over 45+ exhibiting artists, attendees will have the rare opportunity to talk with creators, learn about the creative process, and purchase signed books, prints, commissioned sketches, and other artwork.
Howard Cruse, renowned comic creator whose graphic novel Stuck Rubber Baby has been awarded some of the highest accolades in the industry, including Eisner and Harvey Awards, and was recently re-released for its 15th anniversary from DC Vertigo
Diane deGroat, a New York Times-bestseller and celebrated picture book illustrator with over 120 books to her credit, including Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink and Dogs Don’t Brush Their Teeth
Chris Giarrusso, whose popular kid-friendly titles G-Man and Mini Marvels have been published by Marvel and Image Comics
Jeph Jacques, creator of one of the most popular webcomics, Questionable Content
Hilary Price, author and illustrator of nationally syndicated comic strip, Rhymes with Orange
Ruth Sanderson, an award-winning picture book illustrator, including The Twelve Dancing Princesses and Papa Gatto, whose works have also been exhibited in museums such as The Norman Rockwell Museum
Rich Woodall is best know for his short lived indy hit Johnny Raygun. He is also the co-creator of the ZombieBomb! comic anthology.
The Center for Cartoon Studies will present a workshop that will introduce the finer points of the self-publishing process. A number of DIY production and design methods will be discussed, an inking and lettering demo will be done, and participants will get to create a minicomic on the spot!
Ruth Sanderson will give picture book and fantasy art portfolio reviews on a limited, sign-up basis (details here)
Instructor Jon Chad from The Center for Cartoon Studies will give reviews to aspiring cartoonists and prospective students (details here)
Additionally, The Eric Carle Museum, Modern Myths, and The Center for Cartoon Studies will be at the show to offer an even greater selection of comics, picture books, and graphic novels.
Paint & Pixel would like to extend a hearty thanks to our sponsors: GoBerry, Hitpoint Studios, Modern Myths, and The Center for Cartoon Studies!
Visit www.PaintandPixelFestival.com for more information on exhibiting artists, featured guests, and programming updates.
Webcartoonists KC Green, Meredith Gran, Danielle Corsetto, Rich Stevens, Jeph Jacques, Ryan North, Jeffrey Rowland, Andrew Hussie, Chris Hastings, John Keogh and more appear at the Eastworks in Room 142 on January 29th from 1-6pm. With arcade games!
116 Pleasant Street, Easthampton, MA 01027
Webcomics Rampage is Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy® Austin’s annual celebration of Webcomics! We invite as many awesome webcomic creators as we can fit into the store and let them loose to chat with fans!
Now you don’t have to go to a big convention and pay hard-earned money just to get in the door! You get to come in for free and hang out with some of the top names in webcomics including Randy Milholland (Something Positive), Danielle Corsetto (Girls With Slingshots), Jeph Jacques (Questionable Content) and David Willis (Shortpacked)!
All of them will have merchandise on sale, will be signing for customers and some of them will even be offering free sketches! Don’t miss this chance to meet some of the best creators in the business and get some unique and special merchandise just in time for the gift giving holidays!
There will also be a Webcomics Creator Panel! But you must RSVP to the panel!
• RSVP on Facebook
Scott Kurtz, Danielle Corsetto, Jeph Jacques, Randy Milholland, Bill Williams, Joel Watson, and Josh Lesnick sign at Dragon’s Lair on Dec 12-13th.
Unfortunately, Brian Clevenger will NOT be able to make it for Webcomics Rampage, but Dragon’s Lair Austin will host Brian Clevenger in January of 2010!
Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy, 6111 Burnet Road, Austin, TX 78757-3226