The highly anticipated and largest pop culture convention is about to take over San Diego on July 19th! That’s right Comic Con 2018 is just around the corner, time to channel your favorite action character and power thru all the exciting fun.
At the Porto Vista Hotel, we love art and what better topic to discuss than the awesome Art Alley at Comic Con? The Art Alley allows attendees to walk down aisles of displayed drawings, creations, animations and more with the talented artist present to discuss processes or inspiration. Opportunities of getting a chance to purchase one of kind pieces with artists or actors signatures occur as well! With so many booths to check out here are some highly anticipated news on which artists to add on your must see list.
1.Artist Steve Bryant most known for his work in Althena Voltaire, Ghoul Scouts and has completed projects for Dark Horse Comics, IDW, Boom! Studios, Ape Entertainment and more. He has announced his commission price list already and will be taking pre-orders! His booth information is Small Press M-14 | San Diego, CA | July 21-24
2. Artist Jason Edmiston work is vivid and rich in details. He announced that he will be debuting a number of new art prints, books, and toys. His very popular Eyes Without a Face series — which features, well, the eyes of some of your favorite pop culture icons is also making a comeback. Check them out at #5015 in the Illustrators section.
3. Girls Darwing Girls is an empowering group of women who are talented artists/animators that work on well known shows such as The Simpsons and South Park and has teamed up to create a popular tarot card deck. The new deck series Forever is expected to sell out!
4. Who can’t get enough of porgs? Now picture them as some of Marvel’s infamous characters, that’s exactly what Chris Gugliotti is bringing to his SDCC 2018 booth. There will be an exclusive limited amount for sale so be sure to put him on the top of the list! These porgs are hard to resist! He’ll be in Arists Alley BB-15
We’ve jump started a great list of talented artists to look out for and we’ll definitely keep our eyes peeled for breakout artists to add in! Feel free to comment below if you know any more artists that we should check out. Looking forward to what awesome things San Diego Comic Con 2018 will surprise us all with.