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ComiCon Week 2021

 

ComiCon-to-Go!

Come to the Questions Desk during ComiCon Week (October 10-16) to pick up a swag bag filled with comics, bookmarks, and more! A few lucky winners will find a Golden Ticket that can be redeemed for a special prize! While supplies last. One bag per person; each person must be present to claim their bag.

 

Programs

Youth Programs

October 11 at 1:00 pm- Etch A Sketch Workshop with Princess Etch!

October 12 - Superhero Storytime

 

Tween & Teen Programs

October 13 at 4:00pm - Comic Book Magnets

October 13 at 5:00pm - Comic Book Magnets

October 14 at 6:30pm - Anime Club

October 16 at 2:00pm - Superhero Movie Night / Noche de Película de Superhéroe

 

Adult Programs

October 11 at 7:00 pm - Etch A Sketch Workshop with Princess Etch

October 16 - Tarjeta de ComiCon / ComiCon Card

 

Virtual Cosplay Contest

Do you have an awesome cosplay that you can’t wait to show off? We will be accepting applications from July 26-September 26 in three age categories: Kids (ages 1-11), Teens (ages 12-17), and Adults (18+).

Our panel of judges will choose finalists from each category to participate in a special LIVE event on Wednesday, October 13. This event will be broadcast so that everyone can participate virtually! Prizes will be awarded to the winners in each category.

Submit your Cosplay here!

 

Virtual Art Contest: Animal Companions

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Whether it's Hedwig from Harry Potter, Mushu from Mulan, or Epona from The Legend of Zelda, great heroes (and even some villains!) always have an animal companion they can rely on. Draw your favorite animal companion and share it with us!

Entries will be accepted either in person or by email from July 26-September 26 in three age categories: Tweens (grades 4-8), Teens (grades 9-12), and Adults (18+). The link to vote will be posted on our ComiCon website for the duration of ComiCon Week. Prizes will be awarded to the winners in each category.

Come to the Questions Desk for more details. Voting will begin on October 10.

 

Artist Alley

Check out some of our artists from previous years! Due to the pandemic, we can't have our usual Artist Alley where attendees could see some cool art and meet with the artists. We've tried to recreate that as much as possible, so enjoy the websites below and take a look through their work and see all the cool things they have done!

Creator

Portfolio

Addie Afable

http://www.artisticdragon.com/

Bill Reinhold

https://www.comicartfans.com/gallerydetail.asp?gcat=8322

Daniel Hulina

https://www.facebook.com/danhulina/

Custom Gravity

https://www.customgravity.net

Tango Unlimited

http://tangocomics.com/

Scott Beaderstadt

https://www.scottyb.site/

Sean O'Neill

https://rocketrobinson.com/

Topper Helmers

http://topperhelmers.com/

Vendors

Company

Information

Anime and Things

109 E. Van Buren

Woodstock, IL 60098

https://animeandthings.com

@animewoodstock (Facebook and Twitter)

GriffoNest Games

1400 N. Seminary Ave Ste O

Woodstock, IL 60098

https://www.griffonest.com/

@GriffoNest (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram)

JustaSuta

https://www.justasuta.com/

https://www.inprnt.com/gallery/justasuta/

https://www.etsy.com/shop/JustaSuta

@JustaSuta (Twitter)

Modern Age Comics

2210 E Algonquin Rd

Algonquin, IL 60102

https://modernagereader.com/

@MACAlgonquin (Facebook)