Beverly Comic Con Returns on April 14th

Press Release:

Join us on Saturday, April 14th for the fifth annual Beverly Comic Con hosted at Porter Mill Studios! Free to the public, family friendly and jam packed with local comic creators and unique vendors. Original art, posters, prints, handmade collectibles, t-shirts, graphic novels and of course comic books, will all be on hand for this one of a kind event.  RSVP on Facebook!

Free admission with plenty of parking across the street at the garage. Doors open to the public at 10am.

Special Guests:
Robert Gill – DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Valiant Comics
Andrew MacLean – Head Lopper, Image Comics
MC Esoteric & 7L – Czarface

Live music:
DJ Noel Snow
DJ Radio Scotvoid
SERIES

Artists and vendors:
Adam Miller
Ali Barker Arts
Amos Madruga Art
Andrew Houle
AshBeadle Illustration
Crave Bakery & Cafe
DanamalArt
Daniel Kern
David J. Leblanc – Action Abstraction
Designs by Dennis Art
Do or Diecast
Don Mathias – Peanizles
Eric Boeker
Eric Boireau
Finar Comics
Flying Saucer Pizza Company
Inebri-Art Podcast
Jacob & Zoey Cardinal
Jason Casey
Joe Haley & TJ Dort – The UnderBurbs
Josh Morrissette
Kay’s Stained Glass
LSuperSonicQ – Robbie Short
Maura O’Connor Illustration
Mike Doherty
Montserrat College of Art
Paper Asylum Comics & Collectibles
Patt Kelley
Poetry Comix
Pretty Power Princess
Reckless Sidekick Productions
Renee Mallett
Richard Wentworth & Hadron Gospel Hour!
Sean Kiernan
SpeakEasy Donuts
Standup Comix
Suburban Bohemia
Taylor Popek – The Jellyfish Lady
The Book and Board – Comics and Gaming
The Castle: A Board Game Cafe
The Corey Press
The Painted Pastry – Aime Pope
Tom Torrey
XoWritingCo – Angela DiCicco
…and possibly a few more!

The Larcom Theatre will host the Official After-Party and Cosplay Contest of Beverly Comic Con from 8 PM – 10 PM! After enjoying a fun-filled day at Porter Mill, come over to the after-party at the theatre for a one of a kind Vaudeville show. You will see your favorite characters like you’ve never seen them before!

Cosplay Burlesque | Contortion | Aerials | Cyr Wheel | Live Art and More

Come in costume! Prizes awarded to the best cosplay costume! Full bar and concession stand. 18+ Details and tickets at the link…

Studios at Porter Mill
95 Rantoul Street, Beverly, MA 01915
(978) 921-1117

MA – Sink Signing

Comic book artist Alex Cormack appears at Paper Asylum on Saturday, February 17th from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM to sign SINK from ComixTribe!

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot St, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – Paradigm Shift Signing + Workshop

Dirk I. Tiede, creator of Paradigm Shift, appears at Paper Asylum on Sunday October 8 from 1:00 – 5:00 PM to share his process and storytelling techniques in a unique workshop for aspiring artists!

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot St, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – The New Zodiax Signing

Artist Joe St. Pierre appears at Paper Asylum on Saturday, October 7th from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM for an in-store signing and sketching. He’ll also have copies of his book The New Zodiax!

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot St, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

 

MA – Totally Awesome Hulk Signing

Artist Robert Gill (Iceman, Totally Awesome Hulk, Batgirl, Valiant Comics) signs and sketches at Paper Asylum on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – Peanizles Signing

Cartoonist Don Mathias appears at Paper Asylum on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM to sign the latest collection of Peanizles.

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – The Underburbs Signing

Paper Asylum welcomes Joe Haley and T.J. Dort, creators of The Underburbs, for a signing on Saturday, October 21st from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – The Magical Stickers Signing

Darlene Louf appears at Paper Asylum on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM to sign THE MAGICAL STICKERS.

Darlene wrote this story based on her real-life experience. The goal of the book is to make it easier for children to understand and cope with a diagnosis of cancer in the family.

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – Aftershock Comics Signing

Joe Pruett and Paul Jenkins appear at Paper Asylum on Thursday, September 14th at 5:00 PM for a special event promoting their work with Aftershock Comics! Get comics signed, get a photo, ask a questions and learn from two men who have been at the top of the comic book industry!

About Aftershock Comics: Launched in April 2015, AfterShock Comics is a comic book company that combines the creative edge of an independent comic book publisher with the strengths and experience of a traditional powerhouse.

THE CREATIVE REVOLUTION STARTS HERE!

About Joe Pruett: Joe Pruett is an Eisner Award winning comic book editor, publisher, and writer, having been nominated for numerous Eisner, Harvey, and Eagle awards for his work on Negative Burn at Caliber Comics. He is also known for his writing work at Marvel, where he wrote for X-Men Unlimited, Cable, and Magneto Rex. In addition to his X-Men writing work, Joe has written for virtually every other major comic publisher including Image, Vertigo, and IDW.

About Paul Jenkins: Paul Jenkins has been creating, writing and building franchises for over twenty years in the graphic novel, film and video game industries. Over the last two decades Paul has been instrumental in the creation and implementation of literally hundreds of world-renowned, recognizable entertainment icons.

From his employment with the creators of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at the age of 22 to his preeminent status as an IP creator, Paul has provided entertainment to the world through hundreds of print publications, films, video games, film and new media. With six Platinum-selling video games, a Number One MTV Music Video, an Eisner Award, Five Wizard Fan Awards, and multiple Best Selling Graphic Novels, Paul Jenkins is synonymous with success. He has enjoyed recognition on the New York Times bestseller list, has been nominated for two BAFTA Awards, and has been the recipient of a government-sponsored Prism Award for his contributions in storytelling and characterization.

Paul’s extensive list of comic book credits include Batman and Hellblazer for DC Comics; Inhumans, Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, Wolverine: Origin, Civil War: Frontlines, Captain America: Theater of War and The Sentry for Marvel Comics; and Spawn for Image Comics.

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Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

MA – Warrior Princess Party

Mimi Chan, the model and martial arts video reference for Disney’s Mulan, appears at Paper Asylum on Monday, September 4th from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM answering questions, taking photos, and signing autographs.

Ice Queen Cosplay Princess Parties will be accompanying Mimi! Come out and meet Rapunzel, our Island Princess, Ice Princess, Beauty, The Little Mermaid, Warrior Princess, and others!

Join us at 11:30 AM for a meet & greet, a traditional Chinese lion dance, arts and crafts for the kids (and those young at heart), a Mulan story time session, face painting, and much more!

RSVP on Facebook!

Paper Asylum
166 Cabot Street, Beverly, Massachusetts 01915
(978) 998-4692

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