CBLDF hosts its biggest original art auction of the year at Comic-Con! On Saturday, July 26, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, join CBLDF to in the Sapphire Ballroom CD, Hilton San Diego Bayfront, to bid on amazing original art from Jeff Smith (Bone), John Cassaday (Planetary), Emma Ríos (Pretty Deadly), Brandon Graham (King City), Francesco Fracavilla (Detective Comics), Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth), and many, many more!
Since 2009, Things From Another World (TFAW) has proudly teamed up with CBLDF to solicit donations of original art for their annual auction at San Diego Comic-Con. TFAW has helped raise more than $100,000 to support the First Amendment rights of the comics community.
In addition to the amazing artists already mentioned, Gabriel Bà (B.P.R.D.: Vampire), Jenny Frison (Loki: Agent of Asgard), Fàbio Moon (Sugarshock), Mike Norton (Revival), Nick Pitarra (Manhattan Projects), and Tim Seeley (Sundowners) have also donated to the CBLDF SDCC auction this year.
The embedded slide show and list below reveal many of the pieces being auctioned so far. But more art will be added up until the auction begins. The CBLDF Art Auction kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and continues until 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, at the Sapphire Ballroom EF, Hilton San Diego Bayfront. YOU DO NOT NEED A COMIC CON BADGE TO ATTEND!
Here’s a preview of most of the pieces donated so far:
Please note that this list does not reflect the order in which pieces will be auctioned.
|Charlie Adlard||Walking Dead||pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Charlie Adlard||Walking Dead||pencil||11″x17″|
|Gabriel Ba||Umbrella Academy||pen and brush|
|Mark Buckingham||Fables 75 spread||pen and ink||22″x17″|
|Chris Burnham||Atrocitus||ink and marker||9″x12″|
|John Cassaday||Uncle Sam||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Cliff Chiang||Superman||pen and brush||11″x17″|
|Marian Churchland||Northlanders #41||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Nick Dragotta||East of West cover||ink and brush||11″x17″|
|Francesco Francavilla||The Black Beetle||ink and brush||9″x12″|
|Jenny Frison||Revival||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Brandon Graham||The Day the Saucers Came||Pen and Ink||11″x17″|
|Cully Hamner||Detective Comics: The Question||pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Gabriel Hardman||Theif cover||pen and Ink|
|Rebecca Isaacs||Buffy #9 cover||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Rebecca Isaacs||Buffy interior||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Georges Jeanty||Faces of Evil: Deathstroke||Pen and ink||11”x17”|
|Harvey Kurtzman||Times Square||lithograph||20″x16″|
|Moritat||Woman||Pen and ink||8 x10″|
|Nick Pitarra||Double Impact||Pen and Ink||11″x17″|
|Frank Quitely||Jupiter’s Legacy interior||pencil||11″x17″|
|Humberto Ramos||Spider-Man splash||pen and ink||11 x 17|
|Emma Rios||Pretty Deadly (Ginny)||Pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Emma Rios||Pretty Deadly (Ginny)||Pencil||10″x16.5″|
|Tim Seeley||Bloodlines cover||Pen and Ink||11″x17″|
|Walter Simonson||Liberty Annual 2014 cover||pen and brush||11”x17”|
|Will Sliney||Spider-Man 2099||pen and ink||11″x17″|
|Jeff Smith||Bone and Thorn||ink and brush||8.5″x10″|
|Jeff Smith||Bone and Thorn||pencil||8.5″x11″|