CBLDF Comic-Con Auction
Sponsored by IDW Publishing & Splash Page Comic Art
Keynote by Nate Powell
Live Art by David Lloyd, courtesy of Aces Weekly!
Saturday, July 21, 8:00 PM
Hilton Bayfront, Sapphire AB
Register to Bid: cbldfauction2018.eventbrite.com
Join Nate Powell, David Lloyd, IDW Publishing, and Splash Page Comic Art to support Comic Book Legal Defense Fund’s Comic-Con Auction, happening Saturday, July 21, at the Hilton Bayfront Sapphire AB.
The event kicks off at 8:00 p.m. with a keynote by Nate Powell, artist of the March trilogy and the new graphic novel Come Again. David Lloyd, acclaimed artist of V For Vendetta will be on hand creating live art that will be auctioned off at the end of the night, courtesy of Aces Weekly!
Bid on original art including work by Frank Miller, Charlie Adlard, Sergio Aragones, Howard Chaykin, Tess Fowler, Jock, Sam Kieth, Terry Moore, Wendy Pini, Nate Powell, Gabriel Rodriguez, Jeff Smith, Goran Sudzuka, and many more, plus scripts, prints and memorabilia from creators including Neil Gaiman, Emil Ferris, Barry Windsor-Smith, and more! For the full auction list, bidder registration and more, please visit: https://cbldfauction2018.eventbrite.com
This auction is open to all — YOU DO NOT NEED A COMIC CON BADGE TO ATTEND!
If you are unavailable for the live auction, but still interested in bidding, please send a list of the pieces you are interested in with the HIGHEST donation you would be willing to bid. If the high bid on the auction floor is below your highest bid, your final bid will be 10% higher than the last highest bid on the floor.
Your bids should be delivered to email@example.com by 3:00 p.m. PACIFIC TIME July 21 to be eligible. You will be contacted immediately after the auction with any winning bids.please visit: https://cbldfauction2018.eventbrite.com
About Comic Book Legal Defense Fund
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a non-profit organization protecting the freedom to read comics! Our work protects readers, creators, librarians, retailers, publishers, and educators who face the threat of censorship. We monitor legislation and challenge laws that would limit the First Amendment. We create resources that promote understanding of comics and the rights our community is guaranteed. Every day we publish news and information about censorship events as they happen. We are partners in the Kids’ Right to Read Project and Banned Books Week. Our expert legal team is available at a moment’s notice to respond to First Amendment emergencies. CBLDF is a lean organization that works hard to protect the rights that our community depends on. Please support our important work! http://cbldf.org
IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: IDWM) is a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery.
IDW Publishing’s comic book and graphic novel catalog includes some of the world’s most popular entertainment brands, including Transformers, My Little Pony, Star Trek, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ghostbusters, and Disney’s classic characters. At IDW’s core is its commitment to creator-owned comics including 30 Days of Night, Locke & Key, Wormwood, Ragnarök, V-Wars, and Archangel by bestselling sci-fi author William Gibson. IDW Publishing is also home to the acclaimed and award-winning imprints; Top Shelf, The Library of American Comics, Yoe! Books, and Artist Editions, showcasing the greatest original art ever published in American comic books. IDW Games’ diverse line-up includes the international phenomenon Machi Koro, as well as hit licensed games such as X-Files, Back to the Future, The Godfather, and TMNT.
IDW Entertainment serves as the worldwide distributor of Wynonna Earp airing on the Syfy Channel in the U.S. and is producing BBC America’s Dirk Gently, based on the bestseller by Douglas Adams starring Elijah Wood and Sam Barnett.
About Splash Page Comic Art
Splash Page Comic Art is an original art representative and dealer, who specializes in selling original comic art by modern era artists. We have been representing artists for over 15 years, and take great pride in providing the type of service that we would hope to receive ourselves.
We are very fortunate to represent the original art sales for the following extremely talented artists:
Charlie Adlard, Ale Aragon, Lee Bermejo, Juan Bobillo, Roland Boschi, Tim Bradstreet, Mitch Breitweiser, Simon Coleby, Chris Cross, Shane Davis, Nick Derington, Kristian Donaldson, Marko Djurdjevic, Khari Evans, Leandro Fernandez, Duncan Fegredo, Max & Sebastian Fiumara, Owen Freeman, Marcelo Frusin, Grant Goleash, Sina Grace, Diego Greco, John Higgins, Jason Howard, Jock, Kano, Don Kramer, Szymon Kudranski, Ben & Ray Lai, Michael Lark, Paul Lee, John Paul Leon, Alvaro Lopez, Jorge Lucas, John McCrea, Jim Muniz, Hoang Nguyen, Victor Olazabba, Ariel Olivetti, Germán Peralta, M.K. Perker, Sean Phillips, Warren Pleece, Joe Quinones, Pablo Raimondi, Cliff Rathburn, Paolo Rivera, Edgar Salazar, Marcelo Sosa, Ben Stenbeck, Cameron Stewart, Goran Sudzuka, Dalibor Talajic, Brian Thies, Brad Walker, Eric Wight and Tonci Zonjic.
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