Bevies of comic and illustration fans roamed the five rooms at Lesley University, flipping through books, prints, even waiting patiently for custom sketches from their favorite artists. University Hall played host to over 80 exhibitors in a daylong event of panels, demonstrations, and more at the second annual Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo. MICE catered to […]
FX Make Up Artist Lindsey Sisemore is LADY GORE and is coming to Rogue Hair Studio to let us in on her Halloween Gore Make Up Secrets! With so many zombie walks, the walking dead, and Halloween parties coming up we want to help you rock out and win those contests and pick up skills […]
After a day walking around the Dragon*Con conference getting lost in a sea of mythical characters, zombies and superheroes, it became very clear who I strongly identified with. Can we all scream Steampunk very loudly!!!! This Victorian, futuristic, post apocalyptic society was warrior- like yet pretty and polite. They carried strange elaborate weapons and wore […]
Addy Miller started acting at age eight when she won the role of Young Dakota Fanning in “The Secret Life of Bees”. Since then, she has over two dozen films to her credit, as well as commercials, print work, and television shows. Addy’s most recognized work is on AMC’s 2010 new original series “The […]
As an illustrator, musician, art director, magician, fire-eater, designer, escape artist, filmmaker, pop-culture lecturer, and publisher, Steranko has cut a ferocious path through the entertainment arts. The more than 100 innovations he created as artist-writer on Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D., Captain America , and X-MEN revolutionized the comics form and, as an illustrator, he painted a multitude […]
Born in Santa Monica, California, USA, Richard Hatch was studying classical piano at the age of eight, and knew he wanted to carve out a career as a performer before he reached his teens. After attending Harbor College in San Pedro, he joined a Los Angeles repertory company with which he traveled to New York […]
Day two brought about even more and more people! We estimate double what was there Saturday of last year! Official numbers will be posted soon.
Ange gets to catch up with friend of The Backstage Beat, Dragon*Con media relations master, Dan Carroll!
Dragon*Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film in the universe! On the first day of our journey into Dragon*Con, we encountered the freaky and the fanciful, the scary and the remarkable. I believe there was well over 50,000 people crammed into […]
If you could have a mythical pet would it be a griffin, phoenix or a fairy? I love a place where people are able to fly their freak flag confidently and be super cool while doing it. Women who weren’t the pretty girls in high school can squeeze into their fairy slut wear and middle-aged […]