This last weekend was a great experience in Asbury Park and I had a great opportunity to make some new friends and interact with some great fans of comics as well. Sunday was especially busy for me and I was pretty much working away the entire weekend doing commissions which is always fun. The above photo is from a great article on the Asbury Con which you can read here.
Here’s a bunch of pics from the event and below I’ve posted some links to some of the other artists who were promoting their own stuff at the con.
To the left of my table was a super nice guy, artist and writer G.R. Lear who was exhibiting for the first time and premiering his comic Angel of the Swamp – check out his stuff at Unlimited Wonder Comics. In the photos you’ll also see the Dirty Diamonds booth which had a slew of new work to show off. Pat Dorian was also at Asbury Con showing his awesome stuff and will be at the Grande Comics Festival in Brooklyn NY. Box Brown was showing off his Andre the Giant graphic novel which I sadly did not get to check out but I am super psyched to pick up a copy of Whitman by Robert Sikoryak who also wrote Masterpiece Comics, published by Drawn & Quarterly.
The next signing I’ll be doing will be at Wade’s Comic Madness for Free Comic Book Day to help raise funds for one of it’s patrons, Mike Pacenski, who is going through a terrible situation, as his 6-month-old daughter Willa has been diagnosed with leukemia. I will be doing sketches that afternoon and all proceeds will go towards this worthy cause. More details to follow!