Gerz Blog http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog Gerz Blog en Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:47:46 GMT Thu, 02 Apr 2015 03:07:56 GMT 60 Calgary Commissions Inked http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/calgary-commissions-inked <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here's how the inks turned out for John and Dean's commissions:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="521" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_7b455cceac424326a8e20b74c2afa895.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 521px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I had decided to crosshatch the Batman because I wanted him to look 'gargoyle-like'. I ended up putting a grey wash on him as well to make him stand out a little more. Unfortunately all that crosshatching doesn't show up well on the screen.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="422" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_2b38900efd3a4d558e5c59e6c2cc0166.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 422px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> This one turned out well. This is just a photo, I'll be getting it scanned soon.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I will be making prints available and will announce sizes/pricing here soon.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Less than 3 weeks now until the Calgary show:</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.calgaryexpo.com/" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_6ea6bc01abe54acfbb35b09492874b2d.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> Hope to see some of you there!</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:17:51 GMT 0291f0bc-222b-4e85-8931-d2c7ae7ac6a5 Calgary Commissions http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/calgary-commissions <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here are the pencils for two commissions that I have for John and Dean in Calgary.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="601" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_a90286f53ab6491d94fd1c1e42a34cec.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 601px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I am inking them now and will be taking them with me to the show, April 16 - 19.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="462" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_ace0cfecb9cf4624893db878ec454011.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 462px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> This one is rather large at 20&quot; x 30&quot; and, if I don't screw it up, should be quite a show stopper.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> (For Cerebus fans, anyaway.)</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Speaking of Cerebus fans, it's been really nice to see the outpouring of good wishes and prayers for Dave during his time in the hospital. I would like to add my own best wishes for his full and speedy recovery.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:19:02 GMT 9407e9d0-41ba-438a-be2a-043bc0bd6963 Technical difficulties http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/bat-sketch <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I seem to be having trouble uploading images to this blog.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Guess I'll just keep drawing.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Hope to be able to share more images soon.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15:33:35 GMT 9a543877-e70a-4a98-8829-ae7134d3255e nanna nanna nanna... http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/nanna-nanna-nanna <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ...Batman!</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Charles got Kelley Jones to do this Batman drawing and tasked me with adding the backgrounds.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> My first &quot;kick at the bat&quot; was to surround him with gargoyles on this quick mock-up:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="488" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_15053571ce09406ea607da232a46bc40.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 488px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Charles thought that that was too many gargoyles and he wanted more definition and perceptive to the building.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> In order to do that I had to try to figure out what was happening with the Batman's legs and what he was hanging on to.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> That led to this bit of silliness and another mock-up:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="490" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_78e7bbd36832460d9c7087ffe0d993fd.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 490px;" /></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here is the way the final inks turned out:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="979" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_b371d1a8a3404e288f4efe3e5c082600.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 979px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> And yet another computer mock-up to use as a colour guide:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="979" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_bab61b56e40048b2b9ad37e0b3ee2f44.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 979px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> While I was working on this, I was contacted by John in Calgary who asked me if I could do a pre-show commission of --- you guessed it --- Batman and a gargoyle.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Stay tuned to see how that one turns out.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Sun, 08 Mar 2015 15:59:38 GMT ff034502-9387-4ad2-b0c0-06c2c331c597 Time & Again http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/time-again <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I've agreed to contribute to the Calgary Expo Art-book. This year's theme is 'Adventures in Time'.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here is a quickly Photo-shopped layout for my first idea which I have since rejected.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="700" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_43d4d3fcb74e47be93e29a945587870d.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 700px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ...still kinda cracks me up, though. Especially the little 'Intel' logo.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here is one of the few things that you can do to have a little fun when it's minus 30 (again):</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Throw a cup of boiling hot water into the air and watch as it turns instantly to ice fog...</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width: 100%; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px; text-align: center;"> <img original-height="424" original-width="565" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_55e8b7e8acd14cada576ca8a02179471.png" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 565px; height: 424px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ... then quickly scamper back inside and pray for spring.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:46:23 GMT 1ec0d050-e92a-45d7-a22f-dffd7599e645 Manhattan on Mars http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/manhatten-on-mars <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Charles had Dave Gibbons do this little Dr. Manhattan.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Then he commissioned me to draw the &quot;crystalline clockwork ship&quot; and Martian landscape as seen in &quot;Watchmen&quot;.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="544" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_9eb0268ebcc24dd395c3b6919f4ea018.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 544px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I don't own a copy of &quot;Watchmen&quot; (I don't know why I don't) but I found this image for reference.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Charles requested that the &quot;ship&quot; be more exposed, rising up out of the soil.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="358" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_81a7993825594f2e88f2eabfddbc95a5.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 358px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> The first step was to figure out what it would look like when it is above ground level. In order to do that, I did a simple &quot;floor plan&quot; of the structure in a &quot;top-down&quot; view. I then used the perspective tool in my graphics program to convert that into an ellipse:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="724" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_600100bee2b3400cad6ac28a73a271c4.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 724px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I printed out the ellipse full size and used it to create this view:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="519" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_90a6ce51e6e94e118412cb8af8c2dbe2.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 519px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I only had to figure out half of it. I transferred down the first half and then---since it is symmetrical---I just flipped the tracing paper and transferred down the other side.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="519" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_24c5d85710624af1ab557bb91086f210.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 519px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> It was right about this time that I discovered a free pdf copy of the book online. I downloaded that and found this image. If I had had this earlier it would have saved me a lot of trouble. It was good to know that I got pretty close on my own, though.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="449" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_e6ba1cd19a8249f39a6786004983eb2f.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 449px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here is the inked ready for colouring:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="519" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_6e30d53c1aec423a896d445f14e786c1.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 519px;" /> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> </div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ... and here's the coloured version (this is a not-very-good pic... I still need to get it scanned):</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="519" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_30c0f886936a4ed9ac126ca8f64e9ea2.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 519px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> I used a much darker red than the way it appeared in the book. I didn't want it to end up looking too pink. Red is a tricky colour to work with and this was done on Bristol board; not the most ideal surface for watercolour.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Charles is happy with it and that's what really counts.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:49:25 GMT 32444edf-d41a-4d3e-a07d-9fce64fbb64a Hey! It's another Wedding Invite http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/another-wedding-invite-illustration <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Kristina and Justin commissioned me to draw the church and carriage that they will be using for their wedding.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here's the pencil version:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <img original-height="825" original-width="635" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_7b69b11dc39845d7b30c71cf1afcbd7d.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 635px; height: 825px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ...and the final inked version:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <img original-height="825" original-width="638" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_fafcfef2c63740419a540e0ad4f68a6c.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 638px; height: 825px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here's a mockup of the invite (not real names and dates, etc.):</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="498" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_0d6b525847734a37a06d6aa6a8626806.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 498px;" /></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> And here's a weather update:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="520" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_9274d090c3eb400ca68b7fe0d93afda2.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 520px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Forecast for the weekend:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Wind chill temperature of minus 39.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> (Minus 40 is the same in Fahrenheit and Celsius.)</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <dl> <dt style="text-align: center;"> &quot;Don't knock the weather. If it didn't change once in a while, nine out of ten people couldn't start a conversation.&quot; </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> - Kin Hubbard </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> &nbsp; </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> &nbsp; </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> &nbsp; </dt> </dl> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 16:09:09 GMT 5acd6338-939d-440b-803d-1be155d60ee0 Sittin' & Signin' http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/sittin-signin <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="521" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_d7b0ded75e4b456fb81e25428d391999.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 521px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Getting the prints ready for shipping as the snow continues to pile up outside.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="519" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_e4f2116239644ea895c410162e0efcdb.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 519px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I should be able to make it the post office soon and the prints will be on their way.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &quot;Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night...&quot; and all that.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 18:29:28 GMT a279be82-38b3-4929-b3dc-2decae639b60 how's your january going? http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/hows-your-january-going <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <dl> <dt style="text-align: center;"> Winter is not a season, it's an occupation. </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> - Sinclair Lewis&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </dt> </dl> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="590" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_208cb98334c74f8a977d33e64d304c92.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 590px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> It is a full time job keeping warm an attic apartment in a century stone farmhouse with single pane glass and no operating furnace (it was supposed to be installed weeks ago, hard to get good help these days).</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="522" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_d3ff9a8c83d94a858fc60df765670ad1.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 522px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Bear in mind that all that frost is on the INSIDE. Thank goodness for our little wood stove...</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> ...and thoughts of summer warm our hearts are never far from our minds.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="489" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_974f53d5a452461d9a8050198c9b802b.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 489px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Meet my new best friend: a gas powered, hydraulic log splitter supplied by our landlord.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px"> <img original-height="554" original-width="692" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_0609f0e1471e4472b40e9afff98bc33f.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 692px; height: 554px;" /></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <dl> <dt style="text-align: center;"> To shorten winter, borrow some money due in spring. </dt> <dt style="text-align: right;"> &nbsp;- W.J. Vogel&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </dt> <dd class="author" style="text-align: right;"> &nbsp; </dd> </dl> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:51:45 GMT c3f4778a-6e82-419a-9584-b1664e958509 2015 Convention Schedule http://www.gerhardart.com/apps/blog/shows-for-the-new-year <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> I have just added MotorCity ComicCon to the schedule!</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Here is a list of the conventions I will attending (so far) this year:</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> (click on the name to go to their site)</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.calgaryexpo.com" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_8951cba1187a42b4805a72e9195fca07.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a> </div> </div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> &nbsp;</div> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.motorcitycomiccon.com/" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_945bd516a45c43a78a10f6ca5a300ad5.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.wizardworld.com/home-stlouis.html" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="316" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_c552c9fdccf246bc944ef778d49a0861.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 316px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.wizardworld.com/home-chicago.html" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_866c96f140b44e70864912ecc7ddea7a.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.wizardworld.com/home-ohio.html" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_1f68f5010daa48c7930cf0e65996510e.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <div content-type="media" style="width:100%;margin-top:10px;margin-bottom:10px;text-align:center;"> <a href="http://www.wizardworld.com/home-austin.html" target="_blank"><img original-height="141" original-width="315" src="http://static.wix.com/media/a83aa0_1e21b5382198421bb437605f06a7db4b.jpg" style="display: inline; border: 0px none; width: 315px; height: 141px;" /></a></div> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Spread the word.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> Hope to see some of you at one of these shows!</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"> &nbsp;</p> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 14:11:08 GMT 829cdf8e-eff4-4bc9-8bdf-e9dcab826f32