Comic Book Fans, Amateur Artists and Pros are gathering June 6-8 at BINDERS Art Store in Buckhead and taking on the challenge of transforming pencil sketches to a full color 24 page comic book.
In one weekend, participating artists, writers, inkers, pencilers and colorists will share their skills and work together.
Open to Amateurs and Professionals, the goal is to gain experience in developing a comic book including character development, page timing, plot lines and character dialogue.
SPECIAL INVITED GUESTS THRU THE WHOLE WEEKEND, INCLUDING COMIC BOOK ARTISTS AND WRITERS.
includes paper, pencils, comic book paper, markers, inks, drinks and snacks! THE CHALLENGE:
Find a team & create a complete 24 page comic book in 1 Weekend
writers, pencilers, inkers and colorists bring your comic book idea and pitch to a roomfull of creatives to help you with your book
Artist, Writer, Comic Book & Film Producer; Keef Cross
Writer, Director, Producer; Balogun Ojetade
Writer, Publisher; Milton Davis
prep storyboards, sketches and panel drawings
Aritst, Writer, Producer & OnyxCon Creator; Joseph Wheeler III
Del Hewitt Jr. Creator, Writer and Artist
ink, color and lettering
Jason Bullock Creator, Writer, Artist, Hero Central
writer, penciler, inker,letterer, editor, publisher, marketing, old school techniques and new, storyboarding
Prizes for best story, best art, best cover
courtesy of BINDERS ART SUPPLIES AND FRAMES STORE
Advice and Direction by:
Special Artists will be announced soon! Sponsored by:
BINDERS Art Supply & Frames Store
$35 Participation Fee
Every artists receives complimentary art supplies courtesy of BINDERS ART SUPPLY & FRAMES STORE
Food and Drinks Provided
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Why do game companies and projects fail or switch directions altogether? What do you need to know? Join us for this research-based discussion.
Over the past two years, Jay O’Toole, an Assistant Professor at Georgia State University’s Robinson College of Business, has been studying the video game industry with special emphases on dynamics and outcomes of game development projects. Jay will be providing a talk about insights he has gleaned from his field work, including surveys conducted of over 1,000 startup video game companies and the participants from the past two Global Game Jams.
6 pm - Networking at the GSU Digital Arts Entertainment Lab
7 pm - Announcements and presentation
8 pm - More networking
Free for GGDA members and students, $5 for all others.
Directions and Parking:
Location of Digital Arts Entertainment Lab at One Park Place South, Theater is here:
And the best place to park is GSU's T-Deck:
Also, there is still time to enter the Jenffer Ann's Group Game Design Challenge and win $7000:
SIEGE Speaker Sign Ups Open
If you are interested in speaking at SIEGE2014 Oct. 3 - 5, the speaker request form is now online at http://www.ggda.org/index.php?option=com_civicrm&view=Profiles&Itemid=122
Crowdfunding Campaigns for Artists
May 24 & 25
Saturday 10 am to 5pm Sunday 11 am to 4pm
#crowdfunding #kickstarter #indiegogo #campaign #marketing #promotional #artlife #art #design #illustration #comicbooks #fineart #writing
We will cover a step by step process of Identifying Potential Clients, PreCampaign preparation, Building Social Media Networks, Campaign Process, Key Campaign Words, Social Media Methods and Rewards List.
2 days of Hands On work to build a successful campaign
Launch a Kickstarter or IndieGoGo Campaign for:
What to bring:
of your Idea.
And A Laptop To Get Started!!!
East LA Artist living it up in ATL