Week 2 – Comics
Behind the Scenes in Kids Comics
What goes into making a book? Join four esteemed editors from inside comics publishing for a discussion of editing, agents, pitching, and what goes on in the everyday of working at a publisher. With kids graphic novel editors Whitney Leopard (Random House Graphic), Megan Peace (Scholastic Graphix), Rose Pleuler (Harper Alley), and Kiara Valdez (First Second). Moderated by Wendy Browne (Women Write About Comics).
All About Wigs with Cosplay Repair Station
In this workshop, experts from the Cosplay Repair Station team will teach you all about wigs to help you make your next cosplay extra fantastic! Topics covered include types of wigs, putting on a wig, cutting, spiking, coloring, detangling, washing, and storing wigs.
Workshop your own three minute standup set with comedian Valerie Bentivegna and friends. Laugh and learn along with some hilarious geeky comedians. There is an interactive portion, so we recommend having a pencil and paper ready for this workshop!