Attend workshops on:
Comic book creation, illustration, cartoon anatomy, monster creation, arduino
Attend lectures on:
Publishing a web comic, the queer subtext in comics, the cosmopolitan utopia of Sense8, and public service announcements in comic books in the 1960's.
Get a caricature of yourself! Take pictures with life sized super heroes! Purchase souvenirs! Use your all powerful library card to check out graphic novels! Create crafts!
AvonCon 2016 features the talents of:
The Avon Library’s Team of Superhero Librarians; Nels Highberg of the University of Hartford, William Foster of Naugatuck Valley Community College; Librarian & Pop Culture Enthusiast Mary Richardson; Free Lunch Comics Artist Matt Ryan; Former Marvel Artist Steve Karp; Graphic Novel Artist Jerry Craft; Makerspace CT; Web comics creator Bill Walko; Graphic Novel Artist David Wenzel; Caricaturist Billy Dougal.. and more.....
Vendors that will be at AvonCon:
Dick Blick Art Supplies, Plainville
Free Lunch Comics, Granby
Time Machine, and The Portal Manchester