I am a guest at Wizard World Pittsburgh, November 4th - 6th, 2016, stationed at table B9. I will have copies of my latest graphic novels, BEEF WITH TOMATO, and FEAR, MY DEAR. Plus, rare copies of my exclusive THE WALKING DEAD cover. Ask me about my webcomic series, THE RED HOOK, published for free at LINE Webtoons http://www.webtoons.com/en/super-hero/t
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FRIDAY NOVEMBER 4:
6:30 – 7:15 PM THE CREATIVE MIND: TOP ARTISTS DRAW COMICS with THE HULK’S STEVE GEIGER, STAR WARS’ JOE CORRONEY, THE RED HOOK’S DEAN HASPIEL AND SPIDER-MAN’S WAYNE FAUCHER (CREATIVE STAGE/ARTIST ALLEY)
Top comics artists talk about their careers, their craft, the comics business and whatever else might come up—and will show you some of their top-secret techniques as they draw live before your eyes! Join peerless pencilers Steve Geiger (Spider-Man; The Hulk), Joe Corroney (Star Wars; Star Trek) and Dean Haspiel (The Red Hook; The Fox) and awesome inker Wayne Faucher (Spider-Man; Batman) as they pull back the curtain and tell you what it’s really like to be a comics artist! Danny Fingeroth (How to Create Comics from Script to Print; Spider-Man) moderates.
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 5:
1:00 -1:45PM: WORDS INTO PICTURES: HOW TO WRITE COMICS with SPIDER-MAN’S TOM DeFALCO, THE RED HOOK’S DEAN HASPIEL, BETTY & VERONICA’S BARBARA SLATE, X-FILES’ JOE HARRIS, U CRE-8 COMICS’ VICTOR DANDRIDGE and DARKHAWK’S DANNY FINGEROTH (ROOM 401)
Accomplished comics writers Tom DeFalco (Spider-Man; Thor), Dean Haspiel (The Red Hook; Beef With Tomato), Barbara Slate (Betty & Veronica; Yuppies From Hell), Joe Harris (X-Files; Great Pacific), Victor Dandridge (Origins Unknown; U Cre-8 Comics) and Danny Fingeroth (How to Create Comics From Script to Print; Spider-Man) talk about how to put together a compelling comics story. Plus, they’ll answer your questions about both the creative and business sides of the comics writing profession, including how to find an artist to work with (hint: a comics convention is the number one place!) and how to write exciting dialogue!
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 6:
1:00 – 1:45 PM HOW IT’S DONE: CREATE-A-COMICS-STORY with SPIDER-MAN’S TOM DeFALCO, THE RED HOOK’S DEAN HASPIEL AND TANGLED’S CLINTON HOBART (ROOM 404)
Ever wonder what it would be like to collaborate on making comics with top professionals? In this fun-and-educational session, celebrated writer Tom DeFalco (Spider-Man; Fantastic Four), Emmy-winning artist Dean Haspiel (The Red Hook; Spider-Man) and renowned painter Clinton Hobart (Licensed Disney Fine Artist; Beauty and the Beast) create a new character and story before your eyes, incorporating audience members' ideas and suggestions! Come see—and join in—the creative process! The panel will be moderated by longtime Marvel writer and editor Danny Fingeroth (Spider-Man; How to Create Comics from Script to Print).