• Gina Gagliano - Publishing Director, Random House Graphic

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Formerly with First Second Books, Gina is now heading up the graphic novel efforts of Random House Publishing. Gina will talk about her work, her take on the graphic novel industry and some insights on being a graphic novelist. She may talk a bit about ice cream too. People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop $5-$10 would be great! Thanks!

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  • Jessica Stockton-Bagnulo: Greenlight Bookstores

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Jessica will share her thoughts and insights on the retail side of comics and graphic novels. What helps a book sell, how can a creator get stocked by a bookstore, and more! She will also be answering your questions. People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop $5-$10 would be great! Thanks!

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  • Michael Dolce & Hassan Godwin: Creators & Podcasters

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Michael has been published by Image and along with Hassan now produce a podcast on comics and pop culture. They will tell us about their career paths, podcasting and more! Q&A too! People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop $5-$10 would be great! Thanks!

  • Reception: Illustrating Batman @ Society of Illustrators

    Society of Illustrators

    This is a separate event being held at the Society of Illustrators. There will be a $10 cover charge to get in. For more information, visit https://www.societyillustrators.org/exhibits/illustrating-batman

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  • Camilla Zhang: Comics Outreach Lead at Kickstarter

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Camilla Zhang will talk about Kickstarting comics projects, crowdfunding in general and her career. She will also be answering your questions. People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop. Thanks!

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  • Yeah She Did! Women in Comics

    Caveat

    THIS IS A SEPARATE EVENT. YOU WILL NEED TO GET TICKETS AT https://www.caveat.nyc/event/yeah-she-did-5-30-2019 YEAH SHE DID is a storytelling series that shines a light on the sheroes that should have been. A lineup of female-identifying comedians, writers, and storytellers join forces to share the stories of some of the greatest women the world has ever known (but history forgot). This month's theme: Women in Comics It's a bird, it's a plane, it's...a bad bitch? This month Yeah She Did is taking over comic books and telling the stories of women who reshaped the industry. Hosted by Jaye McBride (Lady Parts Justice League)

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  • Michael Jan Friedman - An Author's Life

    Simple Studios - rehearsal space

    Science fiction and fantasy author Michael Jan Friedman will talk about his career, his work on Star Trek, Aliens, Predator and more! People have been offering donations to help pay for the room. So if you're so inclined, here's a link. https://tinyurl.com/comicsworkshop. Thanks!

  • X-Con @ Xavier High School

    Xavier High School

    Last October, we lost a good friend of the NY comic book scene. Renzo Ventrella was the organizer of X-con. Some of us are keeping his legacy alive by moving forward with this comic con at Xavier High School on May 11th. Tables are only $25 and all proceeds goes to his family. If you want to exhibit for yourself, you need to contact Steve at [masked] Our group will have our own table for members of the workshop. If you plan to attend, please specify in the comments if you will be helping out at the table. We will set-up at 11.

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  • Spring Mixer

    Pioneers Bar NYC

    During our regular meetups, we never get to just chat and get to know each other. Now's our chance! Come out and network and build those relationships. Bring samples of your work, bring business cards, bring friends! Whoever gets there first, try to get dibs on one of the couches in the back.

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  • Anthony Marques - A Dynamite Illustrator, Editor & Retailer!

    Anthony Marques is an illustrator and editor working for Dynamite Entertainment. He will be talking about teaching comics (at the Kubert School), drawing comics, editing comics and selling comics (He owns Dewey Comic City) ! Co-sponsored by PRONTO COMICS