BLOG*June 12, 2012

Artist As Brand
Rise of the Artist Entrepreneur

Thursday, 7/12/12, 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
San Diego Convention Center, Room 8

I am moderating another Comic Con panel discussion on the ever important subject of art career sustainability with more awesome artists. Dave McKean, Craig Elliott, Shiflett Brothers, Miss Mindy, and Daniel and Dawna Davis creators of Steamcrow.

Here is the official program description-

Greg Spalenka (Professional artist in publishing, film and higher education, Books of Magic, The Ant Bully, The Golden Compass, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader) moderates a panel discussion on art career sustainability. Learn strategies on how to create an income from your talent on your own terms. Dave McKean (Is an icon of popular art culture, professional artist, photographer, graphic designer, director, musician, Arkham Asylum, The Sandman, Cages, Signal to Noise, Mr. Punch, MirrorMask). Craig Elliott (Professional artist in publishing, film and higher education, Puss in Boots, Monsters Vs. Aliens, Mulan, Dark Horse Comics), Shiflett Brothers (Sculptors extraordinaire of comic and original designs, “Oddworld: Abe’s Odysee”, Verotik comics, Moore Creations), Miss Mindy (Professional artist, curator, Baby Tattoo Books, Disney, Warner Brothers & Hard Rock Café, Mindstyle toys, Nickelodeon Animation), Daniel and Dawna Davis (Husband and wife team of Steamcrow, publishers of monster books, toys, and other cool products).