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Friday, November 8
 

11:00am EST

Art Show Setup
Friday November 8, 2019 11:00am - 2:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

2:00pm EST

Art Show Artist Check-In
Friday November 8, 2019 2:00pm - 9:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

7:00pm EST

Art Show Open to Public
Friday November 8, 2019 7:00pm - Saturday November 9, 2019 12:00am EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
 
Saturday, November 9
 

10:00am EST

Art Show Artist Check-In
Saturday November 9, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

10:00am EST

Demo: "Painting" with Dryer Lint
Speakers
HH

Heidi Hooper

Heidi Hooper is the dryer lint Lady -- Believe it or Not! Her unusual art is featured in Ripley's Believe it or Not Museums all over the world and in their books. She's also a two time winner of the prestigious Niche award, as has been the Artist Guest of Honor at Albacon and Heliosphere... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am EST
The Gallery, Quadrant A Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

10:00am EST

Art Show Open to Public
Saturday November 9, 2019 10:00am - 8:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

11:00am EST

Showing Your Art at Conventions
Advice on shipping and packing your art to other shows, setting it up at events, and tips on saving time and money to make your effort more profitable.

Speakers
AB

Alan Beck

Alan F. Beck has been an artist, designer and illustrator for over 30 years doing work for many major corporations including book covers and magazine illustrations. His work has been exhibited in art shows and Science Fiction/Fantasy conventions all across the country. He has won... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant A Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

1:00pm EST

Knitting Circle
Open to anyone who is working on a textile project. Hosted by Winona Whyte-Schwier.

Saturday November 9, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Executive Suite 823 Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

2:00pm EST

Art and Illustration for Profit
Book covers? Magazine illustrations? Art shows? Commissions? Prints and posters? How does an artist make money in a genre art field?

Speakers
HH

Heidi Hooper

Heidi Hooper is the dryer lint Lady -- Believe it or Not! Her unusual art is featured in Ripley's Believe it or Not Museums all over the world and in their books. She's also a two time winner of the prestigious Niche award, as has been the Artist Guest of Honor at Albacon and Heliosphere... Read More →
TK

Tess Kissinger

30 years ago at Philcon 1980 - Tess Kissinger met Bob Walters, and the rest, as they say, is history. Actually, paleontology. Tess and Bob are two of the most famous dinosaur artists in the world. Recently they were chosen by the US National Park Service to paint the 80 foot long... Read More →
avatar for Stephanie Law

Stephanie Law

Stephanie Pui-Mun Law's work is an exploration of mythology mixed with her personal symbology. Her art journeys through surreal otherworlds, populated by dreamlike figures, masked creatures, and winged shadows. The fantastical permeates through the visions, and you get a sense that... Read More →
RR

Ray Ridenour

Genius at work, Artist. Self-employed
I'm a long time fan (since 1966) and artist. At conventions I've exhibited paintings, drawings and stained glass windows. I've acted and sang in fan-musicals, been on many panels and have also moderated quite a few. Outside of fandom, I've created commercial displays for department... Read More →
LS

Luke Stelmaszek

Luke Stelmaszek is a graduate of duCret School of Art where he received a Commercial Art Certificate. He studied under the guidance of book and magazine illustrator Peter Caras, and later fantasy illustrator William O' Connor. While at duCret, Luke entered many art shows where he... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Plaza IV Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

3:00pm EST

Workshop: Make-And-Take Model Magic Sculptures [Family Friendly]
Join artist Lisa Hertel in sculpting in self-drying clay. Appropriate for all ages!

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Hertel

Lisa Hertel

Artist, The Cogitation Zone
Lisa Hertel is an artist from a long line of artists. She specializes in clay and watercolors, but dabbles in many other media; her works are often the products of this cross-pollinization. Her recent materials include encaustics (wax painting) and alcohol inks. In her spare time... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant D

4:00pm EST

Demo: How to Make a Controlled Color Palette
Many famous artists such as Norman Rockwell have used and mastered the "controlled palette technique", where an artist plans out the paint on his palette and pre-mixes all the colors that will be used. This course will teach how it is done from start to finish.

Speakers
LS

Luke Stelmaszek

Luke Stelmaszek is a graduate of duCret School of Art where he received a Commercial Art Certificate. He studied under the guidance of book and magazine illustrator Peter Caras, and later fantasy illustrator William O' Connor. While at duCret, Luke entered many art shows where he... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant A Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

4:00pm EST

Workshop: How to Draw Dinosaurs [Family Friendly]
Speakers
TK

Tess Kissinger

30 years ago at Philcon 1980 - Tess Kissinger met Bob Walters, and the rest, as they say, is history. Actually, paleontology. Tess and Bob are two of the most famous dinosaur artists in the world. Recently they were chosen by the US National Park Service to paint the 80 foot long... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant C

5:00pm EST

Demo: Working with Alcohol Inks
Lisa Hertel shows you the versatility of this vibrant medium.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Hertel

Lisa Hertel

Artist, The Cogitation Zone
Lisa Hertel is an artist from a long line of artists. She specializes in clay and watercolors, but dabbles in many other media; her works are often the products of this cross-pollinization. Her recent materials include encaustics (wax painting) and alcohol inks. In her spare time... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant A Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
 
Sunday, November 10
 

10:00am EST

Art Show Open to Public
Sunday November 10, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

10:00am EST

Workshop: Quilting for Beginners ~ 2 Hours
Quilting isn't just for bedspreads. Learn about other applications, tool use, fabric options, and different types of piecework. Handouts and many examples provided.

Speakers
DK

Diane Kovalcin

Diane Kovalcin is a long-time costumer, competing in both Science Fiction and Historical masquerades, a quilter and fan fiction writer. She also loves Star Wars and the BBC tv show Merlin - just ask her (or better yet, don't ask as she won't shut up about it).


Sunday November 10, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant C

11:00am EST

Workshop: Drawing the Costumed Figure ~ 90 Minutes
A workshop drawing live models in cosplay- bring your sketchbook! Volunteer models welcome.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Hertel

Lisa Hertel

Artist, The Cogitation Zone
Lisa Hertel is an artist from a long line of artists. She specializes in clay and watercolors, but dabbles in many other media; her works are often the products of this cross-pollinization. Her recent materials include encaustics (wax painting) and alcohol inks. In her spare time... Read More →


Sunday November 10, 2019 11:00am - 12:30pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant A Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

12:00pm EST

Workshop: Six Easy Books & Zines You Can Make At Home
A great class for writers, artists, poets, comic-makers, and anyone else interested in producing multiple copies of short run, hand-made books or zines. Learn how to create six different fast, easy-to-bind structures and gather them all up in a softcover case.

Speakers
avatar for Laura Chenault

Laura Chenault

Owner, Laurel Tree Bindery
Laura Chenault is an artist; the owner of Laurel Tree Bindery and Monkeys at Keyboards; and the Co-Chair of the Philadelphia Mini Maker Faire, philly.makerfaire.com.Laurel Tree Bindery is a small bindery specializing in one of a kind books and short print runs of poetry chapbooks... Read More →


Sunday November 10, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant D

1:00pm EST

Art Show Live Auction
Sunday November 10, 2019 1:00pm - 1:30pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

1:00pm EST

Workshop: Designing Kaiju! [Family Friendly]
Want to create some fun creatures to terrify- or protect- your favorite city? One of the artists behind the card game Kaiju Assault will show you his process- from description through finished design- and then walk you through making some monsters of your own. Drawing materials provided.

Speakers
LS

Luke Stelmaszek

Luke Stelmaszek is a graduate of duCret School of Art where he received a Commercial Art Certificate. He studied under the guidance of book and magazine illustrator Peter Caras, and later fantasy illustrator William O' Connor. While at duCret, Luke entered many art shows where he... Read More →


Sunday November 10, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
The Gallery, Quadrant D

1:30pm EST

Art Show Artist Check-Out
Sunday November 10, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

1:30pm EST

Purchased Artwork Pick-Up
Sunday November 10, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

3:00pm EST

Art Show Tear-Down
Sunday November 10, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Art Show (Grand Ballroom B) Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002