For comic book and graphic novel artists and writers who want to improve their craft, network with each other and possibly collaborate. There will be an emphasis on programs wherein we get work done and published with members supporting each other and holding ourselves accountable to our goals. Monthly meetings and other events to be scheduled. Check back regularly for workshop offerings.
Guest speakers have included Heather Antos (Valiant), Fabrice Sapolsky (Humanoids), Robyn Chapman (First Second), Nicole Virella (Marvel), Jena Kane (Archie), Chris Sotomayor (Image), Kristen Gudsnuk (Dark Horse), Joe Roscetti (Nickelodeon), Michael Jan Friedman (Star Trek), Camilla Zhang (Kickstarter), Anthony Marques (Dynamite), Lisa Wu (AfterShock), Andrea Colvin (LionForge) and many more!
About the organizer: Ramon Gil has been published by Dynamite, Source Point Press, Bleeding Cool, The Comic Beat, Atlas Unleashed, Forward Comix and many more. He is the organizer of Diversity Comic Con (http://diversitycomiccon.com) and teaches comic book publishing at SUNY | FIT. You can view his work at http://www.ramongil.com