I’m excited to be returning to one of my favorite cons and cities of the year- Rose City Comic Con in Portland! This is my second year returning to moderate panels and I am pumped to be engaging with many talented content creators about inspiration, storytelling, and the creative process. I’ll be posting some of the conversations as podcasts too. Check out my moderation schedule below and hope to see you Portland nerds there!
Lady Killer Spotlight10:30AM
Josie Schuller is a picture-perfect homemaker, wife, and mother—but she’s also a ruthless, efficient killer for hire! Join the whole creative team behind Lady Killer (Joelle Jones, Jamie S. Rich, Laura Allred), for a tell-all on the making of this hit new series.
iZombie Spotlight 11:30AM
Now a hit television series, come hear from the creative team (Chris Roberson, Mike Allred, Laura Allred) behind the comic that brought the dead to life.
Bitch Planet Spotlight12:30PM
The team behind the critically acclaimed series Bitch Planet (Kelly Sue DeConnick, Valentine De Landro, Robert Wilson IV) are here to go over the entire creative process of the hit Image series.
Whole creative team on the same panel for the first time! Join writer Joshua Williamson, artist Mike Henderson, colorist Adam Guzowski and letterer /designer John J Hill to see how this book is made.
Autumnlands Spotlight 5:30PM
Crafting a political, fantasy epic featuring animals isn’t easy, but Kurt Busiek and Benjamin Dewey sure make it seem that way. Join them as they go over the creation of Autumnlands and answer all your questions.
Bandette Spotlight 10:30AM
The creators behind the Eisner Award winning comic Bandette are here to steal your heart. Come hear what it takes to make a classic from Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover.
Tim Sale Spotlight 11:30AM
The man behind The Long Halloween, Dark Victory, When in Rome, Superman For All Seasons, Daredevil: Yellow, Spider-Man: Blue. Hulk: Gray, and the upcoming Captain America: White is here. Don’t miss the chance to see this master draftsman at work.
Lumberjanes Spotlight 2:30PM
The creative team behind the critically acclaimed summer camp epic is here. Join Shannon Watters, Grace Ellis, and Brooke Allen to learn how it was made.