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Friday, May 30


Write Or Wrong - A Writer's Guide to Creating Comics
Join Dirk Manning, author of Write or Wrong - A Writer's Guide to Creating Comics, as he walks you through the creative process of writing for comic books. Have a story you've been dying to turn into a comic book? Come learn from Dirk!


Friday May 30, 2014 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Room 143-144 Indiana Convention Center
Saturday, May 31


Action Figure Customization
See exclusive figures and what goes into making them.

Get tips from the pros.

Ask them questions about their work.

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Jamie Sillof

Sillof's Workshop
My work has been featured online on blogs, websites, and online news services.  In newspapers at the local, national and international levels.  In  books and magazines nationally and world wide.   On television in local news, national news, cable, and overseas.   In independent... Read More →

Saturday May 31, 2014 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Room 140 Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis IN 46225


KickStarter - How to Be Successful
Many of our exhibitors, guests, and panelists have completed successful KickStarter campaigns. We'll bring together a panel of the most, and least, successful to talk about their experiences using KickStarter.

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Tom Bancroft

Tom Bancroft is a Disney animator from the Long Beach, California area who is best known for his creation of the Mulan character, Mushu. He stayed with Disney for about thirteen years, working on approximately nine features until he left in 2000. Since leaving Disney, Tom has been... Read More →
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Ragtag Studios

Ragtag Studio is an independent game development company founded in 2011. The team is comprised of friends and industry veterans, Matt Carter, Chris Cobb, and Shawn Halwes. After developing games together for more than a decade for studios such as Activision, Ion Storm, and Disney... Read More →

Saturday May 31, 2014 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Room 143-144 Indiana Convention Center
Sunday, June 1


Grading Comics with Steve and Rick
Have a box of comics lying around in your attic and curious how valuable they may be? Well, a lot of it comes down to what condition they are in. A simple torn corner could mean the difference of hundreds or thousands of dollars in value. Learn from two industry experts who helped write the guidelines on comic book grading and hear special tips for protecting your collection.


Rick Frogge

Long time editor of the Overstreet Price Guide, and now the co-owner and lead editor of ComicsPriceGuide.com.

Sunday June 1, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 143-144 Indiana Convention Center