Thursday, April 26, 2012

Maine Comics Arts Festival: Who's Coming?



 Above: Mike Lynch and assistant in the studio.


OK, who's coming?

I'll be there!

Portland, ME Sunday, May 20, 2012: Over 100 writers, artists and publishers will be guests for the 2012 Maine Comics Arts Festival event! There will be tables of creators, all selling their comics and posters and t-shirts. It's a big. family-friendly day, getting bigger every year.

Rick Lowell of Casablanca Comics is the man behind the festival. If you want to see what it looks like, here's my report for the first one, the 2009 MECAF. And here's a link to the most recent one. 

Below is a list of cartoonists and organizations that will be selling their cool cartoony stuff at the 2012 Maine Comic Arts Festival .

SPECIAL GUESTS:

Kate Beaton


Kazu Kibuishi





Here are the creators that will be there, sorted by their first name. Even if you don't know them, just take a look at some of this art.


Andrea Agostini



Barry Corbett




Bob Flynn







Braden Lamb


 

Brian Codagnone


Carl Mefferd



Casey Girard


Center for Cartoon Studies



Clayton McCormack


Cody Pickrodt


Colleen AF Venable


Colin Tedford



Corey Hodgdon


Corked The Comic


Dan Mazur


Dan Moynihan


Daniel Barlow


Dave Kender


Dave Roman


Dirk Tiede


Doug Cowan


Elenore Toczynski



Ellen T. Crenshaw


Eric Boeker


Faith Erin Hicks


Frank Einspruch


George O’Connor


Griffin Shawn


Heather Bryant


Jason Viola


Jay Piscopo


Jeff Pert


Jen Silverman


Jen Vaughan


Jerel Dye


Jesse Durona


Jessica Shea


John Green


John Platt


Jordyn Bochon


Justine and Ron Fontes


Kate Leth


Keith Perkins


Keith Zoo


Kori M. Handwerker


Kristen Toohill



John Klossner



Maineland Studios


Marek Bennett


Matt Ryan


Meg Brennan


Melissa Mendes


Metrokitty (Cathy Leamy)


Michael Rapa


Mike Lynch


Raina Telgemeier


Randall Drew




Ray Dillon
Renae De Liz


Renee Kurilla


Rick Parker


Rick Silva


Ron Lebrasseur


Sarah Winifred Searle



Secret Acres Books


Shelli Paroline


Stacie Ponder


Sue and Everett Soares

                                                  

Tina Pratt



Travis Dandro


Trees and Hills



 


Tyler James










Zack Giallongo

 

Zombie Romance (Kristilyn)





The Maine Comics Arts Festival is Sunday, May 20, 2012 in Portland, Maine.

2 comments:

John Platt said...

I see I am going to have get out from behind my table and spend a LOT of money on these other fine folks!

Jamie said...

Reading cartoons such as these is fun and enjoyable. Time to read cartoons like bunion, Hagar, garfield etc.

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