Thursday, June 11, 2009
EDGE OF LA COMIC-CON: Art Exhibit and Artist Signing w/ DOUGLAS SIROIS and Radical Comics
SATURDAY, JUNE 20th / 10am - 6pm
Art Exhibit and Artist Signing w/ DOUGLAS SIROIS and Radical Comics (See Below)
KYNT & VYXSIN from TV's "AMAZING RACE" in person! (See below)
"BUILDING A PROJECT FROM THE GROUND UP" Panel Discussion w/ NAT GERTLER, RALPH MILEY, and JOHN NARCOMEY Jr. (See below)
ALLEN MARTINEZ - Artist for Marvel Comics and more, w/ Original Art and signing comics!
Our new RPG GAMING AREA! Hosted by Dark Forest Games - upstairs above Replay Vintage Clothes. (See below)
Not to mention the indoor "Atrium" and the outdoor "Plaza" areas of the Packing House, filled with Vendors and Exhibitors, offering a wide selection of COMIC BOOKS
(Silver Age, Bronze Age, Modern, Hard-To-Find, Deep Discounts), GRAPHIC NOVELS, ACTION FIGURES, ORIGINAL ART, T-SHIRTS, STATUES, COLLECTIBLES, PRINTS, POSTERS, SMALL PRESS, JEWELRY, CREATORS, and much more!! Great selections at great prices!
DOUGLAS SIROIS Art Exhibit and Signing (w/ Radical Comics):
Painter, illustrator, and Digital Artist DOUGLAS SIROIS will be exhibiting his amazing fantasy artwork, as well as signing free promotional items. Mr. Sirois is the Digital Painter for RADICAL COMICS highly aniticapted new Comic Book mini-series HERCULES, AND THE KNIVES OF KUSH, due out later this summer. Radical Comics will have representives on hand, giving out free promotional items for Doug to sign.
KYNT & VYXSIN from TV's "AMAZING RACE" in person:
Kynt and Vyxsin --- the FUN "Pink and Black" duo from the *HIT* CBS Reality/International-adventure series THE AMAZING RACE! Their season recently won the EMMY!
Since the Race, they have been modeling for the national youth-rock-fashion store HOT TOPIC, and now appear on the TravelChannel EVERY Saturday! Meet them in person!
Check out their MySpace pages below:
Panel Discussion - BUILDING A PROJECT FROM THE GROUND UP:
Do you have a graphic narrative story that needs to be told? Ever dreamed of creating your own comic book? Comic Book professionals NAT GERTLER (The Complete Idoit's Guide To Creating A Grahic Novel), RALPH MILEY (New Creation Now), JOHN NARCOMEY Jr. (Publisher / Writer Hightower Comics) will host an intimate workshop on how to turn your idea into reality! (1pm)
Marvel Comics Artist ALLEN MARTINEZ in person:
When not sleeping in tents, and fending off Snickers-loving bears, Mr Martinez has had the privelage of embellishing many of today's high profile comic book titles, including MIGHTY AVENGERS, X-MEN, THOR, FANTASTIC FOUR, just to name a few! Allen will be on hand as our special guest, w/ Original Art on display, and signing comics for the fans.
New RPG GAMING AREA:
Hosted by Dark Forest Games, this new addition to Edge Of LA Comic Con is located upstairs (above Replay Vintage Clothing). $3.00 a game, or two for $5.00, first come, first served. Sample, first level character’s available.
We have two DM’s running two games each for the entire day.
Core 1-1 Inheritance [level 1-4 (10-2pm)]
Core 1-2 Radiant Vessel of Thesk [level 1-4 (3-7pm)]
East 1-1 These Hallowed Halls [level 1-4 (10-2pm)]
East 1-2 Marauder’s Spear [level 4-7 (3-7pm)]
1st games will start at 10am and go to 2pm. 2nd games will be 3-7pm.
FREE STUFF: Our popular "FREEBIE" table will have a selection of free stuff!!
(And... bring CASH! Most Vendors will be selling on a cash only basis. There are several banks and ATMs within walking distance, as well).
PARKING: Parking is FREE! Please park in the PARKING STRUCTURE by the 21 CHOICES FROZEN YOGURT shop.
If you would like to be a Vendor or Exhibitor let us know ASAP! Space rates are $65 if paid before day of show, and $80 on day of show. And, we are holding the EDGE OF LA COMIC CON every 3RD SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, EVERY MONTH - so let us know if you would like to be part of an upcoming show!!
You don't have to sell Comics to be a vendor at EDGE OF LA COMIC CON - we are looking for vendors/Exhibitors who deal in Pop Culture, Fantasy Entertainment, Art, Music, Style, Creativity, Fun, Intelligence and Adventure!
EDGE OF LA COMIC CON at the Packing House is a MONTHLY EVENT, with a rotating selection of Vendors, Exhibitors, Creators, and Special Guests, plus Contests and Special Presentations. Bring your friends and family!
The Packing House complex offers a unique selection of Retail Stores, Resturaunts, and plenty of free parking, as well as a 5-Screen Movie Theater, Jazz Club, Wine Bar, Pub, Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont Forum and much more - something for everybody!
Claremont Packing House Website:
CLAREMONT PACKING HOUSE: 532 W. 1st Street, Claremont, CA. 91711.
Just West of Indian Hill Blvd., across the street from the Claremont Village. 1 mile North of the 10 Fwy (exit Indian Hill, go North to 1st Street take a left). 2 miles South of the 210 Fwy (Exit Towne Ave., go South to Foothill Blvd. take a left going East, to Indian Hill Blvd. take a right going South, to 1st Street take a Right).
Hope to see you there!
EDGE OF LA COMIC CON at the Claremont Packing House - 3rd Saturday of every month, and is a Family Friendly event!