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Friday, February 18
 

2:30pm

Cel Workshop w/Steve Bennett

Steve Bennett offers instruction in cel painting and drawing.


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Steve Bennett

Steve was born at Tachikawa Air Force Base in Tokyo, Japan. He grew up in a military family–his mom is from Japan and his dad was US Army. He lived in many places growing up–Alaska, Colorado, Washington State, Germany, as well as Japan. When Steve was a teenager his father got stationed in Korea and his mother moved Steve and his four brothers back to Tokyo to stay with family. While he was there, he was lucky enough to land a... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 2:30pm - 4:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

4:30pm

Photoshop for Comic Artists w/Garth Graham

Description: In this workshop web renowned artist Garth Cameron Graham of the comic Finder's Keepers will be walking you through an overview of how he has streamlined the comic drawing and coloring process. Garth has six years of webcomic experience and uses his terrific grasp of human proportion, perspective and color theory to stimulate a reader's interest and is a joy to watch whether you're an aspiring artist or fan.


Speakers
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Garth Graham

“Hey you sass that hoopy Garth Graham? Now there’s a frood who really knows where his towel is,” would be the words on the lips of internet trawlers the world ’round if we didn’t happen to live in the unfashionable western spiral arm of the galaxy. Instead, Garth lurks in moderate obscurity churning out captivating comics since 2004 in an artistic style that mystically abducts the essences of both western comics... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 4:30pm - 5:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

5:30pm

Make me LOL w/Danielle Corsetto & Kevin Bolk

You can come up with an idea on occasion, but how do you make it funny? How do you do it consistently? How do you do it in pictures!? Come sit at the feet of the masters, Danielle Corsetto and Kevin Bolk as they share tips for coming up with ideas, visual pacing and punchlines. The story guides the images and the images can enhance the story, but putting the two together effectively is an art.


Speakers
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Kevin Bolk

Kevin Bolk is a freelance cartoonist, illustrator, and proud alumnus of Awesome University (his favorite imaginary alma mater). Although he’s done work for Nickelodeon, Tokyopop, Udon Entertainment, Blind Ferret Entertainment, and Voices For, he’s best known for his parody webcomics “It Sucks to be Weegie” and “Ensign Sue Must Die!” as part of Interrobang Studios’ Pot Luck Comics. He’s also... Read More →
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Danielle Corsetto

Danielle Corsetto is the creator of Girls With Slingshots, a webcomic about two girls, a bar, and a talking cactus. It’s kind of like if Kevin Smith wrote Sex and the City and soaked it in a cocktail. Corsetto has been drawing GWS since 2004 and it’s been her full-time gig since 2007. She also wrote and drew “The New Adventures of Bat Boy” for the Weekly World News before the paper ceased print publication. Danielle... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 5:30pm - 7:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

7:00pm

Makeup & Styling 101 w/Linda Lee

Linda Le presents a lesson plan on natural cosplay make up and how to make your eyes look and appear :anime-ish.”  She’ll also tell you what to do with those crazy eyelashes.


Speakers
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Linda Le

Linda Le, a self proclaimed magician in her own right, world wide cosplayer and electronics geek. At a young age, she began making things out of her mom’s leftover clothing scraps. Now years later, she’s applying these techniques to elaborate cosplays that are near perfect to their source material. With her spunky, game-geek, metal-loving personality, she’s helped to host events for Capcom,Kotobukiya, MYX... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 7:00pm - 8:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

8:30pm

Origami w/Caitlin Glass

Voice actress Caitlin Glass shares one of her favorite hobbies.


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Caitlin Glass

A voice actress and ADR director, best known for the role of Winry Rockbell in Fullmetal Alchemist, Caitlin has been working in the anime industry since 2004. Most recently she can be heard as Eila in Strike Witches, Kyoko in Initial D: 4th Stage (FUNimation), Mawari in My Bride is a Mermaid, and Maya Ibuki in Neon Genesis Evangelion 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone. Other well known roles include: Chachamaru &... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 8:30pm - 10:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

10:45pm

Misako Rocks' Comic Drawing

Misako Rocks will give you the basic techniques of manga/comic illustrations. This workshop is usually popular with younger kids, teens and families. For beginners, she’ll teach step by step.


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Misako Rocks!

Misako Rocks! developed a love for comics and manga at an early age and drew her first comic at the age of 13. She moved to New York in 2001 and worked as a a puppeteer, face painter, animal balloon maker, and art teacher while still developing her own work. Her first break came when the Onion decided to use her illustrations for their now famous “Savage Love” column, which runs every week. Shortly thereafter... Read More →


Friday February 18, 2011 10:45pm - 11:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13
 
Saturday, February 19
 

10:00am

How to Market Your Comics or Art w/Onezumi & Harknell
Speakers
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Harknell

Stupid and Insane Defenders Against Chaos couldn’t happen without Harknell. He designed and manages all of Onezumi’s websites and prevents her from punching anyone. He also contributes a blog for the My Annoying Life comic. Onezumi’s webcomic gallery is Harknell’s custom-designed AWSOM Pixgallery. He is one of the key developers that makes the Webcomics Central App Service which gives free custom iPhone... Read More →
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Onezumi

Oni is one of the most active contributors to and supporter of the independent comics scene: She writes and draws Stupid and Insane Defenders Against Chaos: A Lovecraftian Horror Comedy. Her dev team made the Webcomics Central App Service. They give free custom iPhone apps to other webcomics. She founded an entire webcomics and New Media convention. Intervention is a convention for webcomics, fans, and creators who want... Read More →


Saturday February 19, 2011 10:00am - 11:00am
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

2:30pm

Wig Styling & Cutting w/Linda Lee

How to make your wig look like a million bucks by only spending less than $10.


Speakers
avatar for Linda Le

Linda Le

Linda Le, a self proclaimed magician in her own right, world wide cosplayer and electronics geek. At a young age, she began making things out of her mom’s leftover clothing scraps. Now years later, she’s applying these techniques to elaborate cosplays that are near perfect to their source material. With her spunky, game-geek, metal-loving personality, she’s helped to host events for Capcom,Kotobukiya, MYX... Read More →


Saturday February 19, 2011 2:30pm - 4:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

4:00pm

So You Wanna Dub? w/Todd Haberkorn

Todd discusses the dubbing process that is similar to what is done at Funimation - come check it out and maybe even get a chance to dub live on Soul Eater...bring your voices!


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Todd Haberkorn

Todd Haberkorn is currently a proud member of the Anime community and continues to be its humble servant by way of english dubbing. Haberkorn received his BFA in acting from Southern Methodist University and continues to work professionally primarily in Texas and surrounding states as an actor, director, producer, and writer. Unfortunately, the Funimation Podcast is no more, so you won’t see him as the host of that (unless everyone bans... Read More →


Saturday February 19, 2011 4:00pm - 5:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

6:00pm

Tea Party w/Clockwork Dolls
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Clockwork Dolls

The Clockwork Dolls began in 2007 with a simple concept: To create music that serves not only as a source for recreation, but as a means of narration; like a storyteller in days of old. The band’s strength rests in their unique combination of skills. Their music combines Allison Curval’s knack for the fusing of traditional classical music with the epic sounds of contemporary musical scores and modern electronica with Helene De... Read More →


Saturday February 19, 2011 6:00pm - 7:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

11:00pm

Trifecta Q&A
Speakers
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Trifecta

Trifecta is the explosive culmination of three very talented artists, Doug Manring, DJ Jesse James Felice and Johnny Benson. When these three combine their mastery on stage it is assured to bring down the house. The heart pounding Taiko drums will be administered by Doug, a veteran musician and educator with extensive experience in Japan who sees Taiko drumming as the perfect marriage of music with martial arts. Johnny brings his unbelievable... Read More →


Saturday February 19, 2011 11:00pm - Sunday February 20, 2011 12:00am
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13
 
Sunday, February 20
 

8:00am

Hello with Cheese Q&A w/Dern
Speakers
avatar for Darren “Dern” Gendron

Darren “Dern” Gendron

Darren J. Gendron has a plan. He wants to ride a triceratops in the World Championship of Jousting. The easy part will be genetically cloning dinosaurs back to life. I mean, Samuel L. Jackson once helped people do that. The hard part will be making jousting a relevant sport again. To that end, he has become the Dern of Dernwerks, a writer, artist and known scallywag. He’s the writer of Hello With Cheese (www.HelloWithCheese.com) and the... Read More →


Sunday February 20, 2011 8:00am - 9:00am
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

12:00pm

How to Start a Webcomic w/Onezumi & Harknell
Speakers
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Harknell

Stupid and Insane Defenders Against Chaos couldn’t happen without Harknell. He designed and manages all of Onezumi’s websites and prevents her from punching anyone. He also contributes a blog for the My Annoying Life comic. Onezumi’s webcomic gallery is Harknell’s custom-designed AWSOM Pixgallery. He is one of the key developers that makes the Webcomics Central App Service which gives free custom iPhone... Read More →
avatar for Onezumi

Onezumi

Oni is one of the most active contributors to and supporter of the independent comics scene: She writes and draws Stupid and Insane Defenders Against Chaos: A Lovecraftian Horror Comedy. Her dev team made the Webcomics Central App Service. They give free custom iPhone apps to other webcomics. She founded an entire webcomics and New Media convention. Intervention is a convention for webcomics, fans, and creators who want... Read More →


Sunday February 20, 2011 12:00pm - 1:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

1:00pm

Building Your Comic's World w/Garth Graham
Speakers
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Garth Graham

“Hey you sass that hoopy Garth Graham? Now there’s a frood who really knows where his towel is,” would be the words on the lips of internet trawlers the world ’round if we didn’t happen to live in the unfashionable western spiral arm of the galaxy. Instead, Garth lurks in moderate obscurity churning out captivating comics since 2004 in an artistic style that mystically abducts the essences of both western comics... Read More →


Sunday February 20, 2011 1:00pm - 2:00pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13

2:00pm

Sledgebunny Q&A w/Chris & Barb
Speakers
avatar for Studio Unseen

Studio Unseen

Studio Unseen is made up of two carbon-based creatures: Chris Impink and Barb Fischer. They recently premiered their new project, Sledgebunny: a sports-anime-inspired comic that takes place in the fast-paced world of flat track roller derby. On December 30, 2009, they closed the book on Fragile Gravity, a strip that featured independent comics, conventions, and (in an earlier arc) an invasionary force of penguins. Oh, and an extra-bitter... Read More →


Sunday February 20, 2011 2:00pm - 2:30pm
08. Workshops (National Harbor 13) National Harbor 13