SARATOGA COMIC CON Nov. 11-12, 2017
522 BROADWAY SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY/ SATURDAY 10AM-6PM/SUNDAY 10AM-5PM VIPs 9:30AM
Joe Martino(1971- ) is an American comic book writer, novelist and artist. IT guy by day, two time cancer survivor, father of four great kids. Joe has just released his fantasy book The 13th World: Book One, The Way of the Gray. He is the creator of such comic book heroes as Shadowflame, Cyberines, The Mighty Titan and Ripperman. Joe has also been published in a number of comic and non-comic publications. He is the co-publisher at Red Anvil Comics and he has also had published work at Arcana Studios, CFD Productions, Coscom Entertainment, MAIN Publications, Chanting Monks Press, Image Comics, Aardwolf Publishing and his own imprint JGM Comics.
He is a Commercial Illustrator currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. His client list includes Lucasfilm, Disney, Philadelphia Eagles, Marvel, Fandango, 21st Century Fox, ESPN, Intermedia Outdoors, and Sony.
Dave Ryan is best known for his Eagle Award nominee comic book series called War of the Independents and has two other creator owned titles called Penance and Owlgirls. He has worked on other comic titles such as Hercules, Judge Dredd, RoboCop, Deathlok, Forty-Five and Xenya. He is currently working on World Wide Warriors for Red Anvil Comics.
CHARLES BARNETT III
Notable Works:Captain America, Thor, The Avengers, Teen Titans, Deathstroke, Star Trek: TNG, Rai, Magnus, and Elfquest.
Charles Barnett III is a Veteran inker who has worked for DC, Marvel, and Valiant (Acclaim). These days he is involved in commissions, toy design, promotional art, advertising concept art, storyboard art, game cards, comic style history books, and the like.
/Saratoga Comic Con Comic ILLUSTRATOR
Jay completed his Bachelors of Fine Arts at Massachusetts College of Art and Design in illustration, after which he took to directing and writing stage plays, including a series of epic fantasies and a collaborative musical. He also created the webcomic Next to Nowhere. He continued to illustrate, paint murals and portraits throughout the years. In 2011, Jay completed his first solo novel, Illweed, the success of which prompted him to begin his comic series, Autumn Grey. With two titles under his belt, Jay co-founded Eden Park Tales in 2013 to publish these stories and more.
He was also the comic illustrator for the Saratoga & Plattsburgh Comic Con comic book 'THE LOST AND FOUND ORPHANS' for issue 1, 2, 3, 4 and the 5th due out 11/11-12/17 at Saratoga Comic Con!
As a lead Magic The Gathering artist, he has also worked extensively in comics, gaming and film. Clients include: Wizards of the Coast; white Wolf Games; Marvel Comics; acclaim, Sanctuary Press, Cry for Dawn and a host of other comic and gaming companies.
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