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Sat April 28 • Plainfield Public Library Fandom Fest

Plainfield Public Library, IL

I'm only there Saturday, but the Fest begins on Friday! Saurday 3 pm I'll be giving a talk at the Plainfield Public Library's Fandom Fest. At 6 pm I'll help judge the After Hours Fandom Fashion Show.


May 5-6, 2018 • Portsmouth Comic Con UK

Portsmouth Guildhall, Portsmouth, UK

My first appearance in the south of England! Excited as any other

fan to see the other creators, the list of British and American guests is



May 18-20 • Motor City Comic Con

Suburban Collection Showplace Novi, MI

Back to greater Detroit, where I went to college at CCS. Motor City was the first big I ever attended after I broke into comics, I love this show!


May 25-27 • Cherry Capital Comic Con

Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, Traverse, MI

I've heard this convention is huge geeky fun! Excited to see my pals Jill Thompson, Jim Steranko and first fan fave Mike Grell.


Sat June 2 • Adventure Time 100 Hero Launch Party

Challengers Comics + Conversation, Chicago, IL

I'm one of 100 comic book artists drawing Adventure Time on blank sketch covers, to help raise funds for a great cause, the Hero Initiative!


Thu June 7 • Oak Park Library "How To Draw Anything"

Oak Park Public Library, IL

3:30 - 4:30 pm Ages 6+ I'll explain how to draw ANYTHING the kids ask!


Fri June 8 • La Grange Library Summer Reading Kickoff

La Grange (IL) Public Library

6 - 8 pm I join the Young Adult (YA) Department for their 2018 summer reading kickoff!


Sat June 9 • White Oak Library “How To Draw Anything!”

White Oak Library District, Romeoville Branch

1 – 2:30 pm I'll give my talk on how to draw ANYTHING!


June 15-17 • Denver Comic Con

Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO

Founded by Pop Culture Classroom, the Denver Comic Con is a

perfect mix of fun and libraries & edumacation. I love them so much!


Wed Jun 20 • MAE Vol 1 GN & MAE Vol 2 #1 Release

At local comic shops and bookstores EVERYWHERE!

Preorder now at your local shop if you want to get your copy on June 20!


Sat Jun 30 • Summer Reading Berwyn Public Library

Berwyn Public Library Children's Dept

2 pm I’ll teach the kids at my local library how to draw some of their favorite characters to celebrate Summer Reading: One Berwyn, Many Characters.


Wed July 4 • Beyond Comics Signing

Location & Details TBA!

This one is going to be big, but we’re still figuring out the details. It might not fit into just one day…


July 21 • OPPLCon Orland Park

Orland Park (IL) Public Library

Free library con! Join me and some of my favorite Chicago area comics creators in Orland Park.


Wed July 25 • How To Draw Anything + Activity Time!

St. Charles Public Library

4 – 6 pm In hour one I’ll show the kids how to draw ANYTHING, and then in hour two help the kids draw it!


August 25-26 •  HERO signings at Wizard Chicago

Wizard World Chicago, Rosemont, IL

Dates and times TBA, I'll be sketching and signing to raise funds for the Hero Initiative. Their volunteers and funds help the comic book creators facing financial crises.


 Sat Nov 3, 2018 • Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival

Las Vegas-Clark County Public Library

A team of wonderful readers and librarians put together this great library show!


Nov 30 - Dec 2 •  Wizard Madison

Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI

A truly great college town with a lovely community of local

creators. It's gonna be awesome, cheese curds for everyone!

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Come say hi as I travel the globe to talk comics and doodle for my friends, old and new!

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