Monthly Archives: July 2015

San Diego Con 2015 Appearances

I will be at San Diego Comic Con 2015 for only two days, Friday and Saturday. Both days are packed tight with scheduled events, I said yes to some things that are close together and I know I’m going to have to run like a mad man to get to them on time. Here are the panels I’ll be on and the signings you’ll find me at, if times change I will update.


Space Goat Time Machine: A Sneak Peek Into the Publisher’s Future

Friday, July 10, 2015 12pm – 1pm

Take a peek into the future with Space Goat Publishing’s inside scoop on Evil Dead 2 and the other great Space Goat titles. Join this visual presentation and lively discussion, with Space Goat’s creative team: Shon Bury (Big Game Hunters, Mage Inc.), Frank Hannah (Evil Dead 2, The Cooler movie), and Justin Peniston (Rocket Queen & The Wrench, Avengers Assemble animated). Dave Olbrich (Ultraverse) and Emmy Award-winning writer Tom Mason also join the fun to answer your questions.

Women in Transformers

Friday July 10, 2015 1:30pm – 2:30pm

From Windblade and Arcee to Strongarm and the brand-new Combiner making her debut at SDCC, female Transformers characters have finally gotten their due; but behind the page and in fandom, even bigger changes have been happening. Panelists include Transformers comics writers Mairghread Scott and Georgia Ball, artists Corin Howell and Sara Pitre-Durocher, Hasbro’s Sarah Carroll, and special guests.

Care Bears and Madballs: A Look Back and A Look Ahead

Friday July 10, 2015 5:30pm – 6:30pm

A lively look back at the mega-popular ’80s franchises that are seeing a resurgence with new entertainment in 2015 with writer Georgia Ball (Care Bears graphic novel) and Adam Staffaroni (senior editor, Roar Comics). Fans will have a chance to meet the original and current American Greetings creative team including Rick Reising (senior managing editor) and Carlos Villagra (head of new IP & illustration) behind both properties and learn about their journey from greeting card idea to global phenomenon. Featuring sneak peeks at artwork from the new Lion Forge comics coming in 2016. Moderated by Clare Kramer (Geek Nation).



Friday, July 10 at 3:15 pm – Hasbro Booth
Saturday, July 11 at 12 pm – IDW Booth
Saturday, July 11 at 2:30 pm – Lion Forge Booth

Author of Strawberry Shortcake: Return of the Purple Pie Man, Disney’s Frozen Comic Collection, Transformers: Robots in Disguise Animated and Littlest Pet Shop: Open for Business. She’s written for IDW Publishing, Hasbro, Lion Forge, American Greetings and Scholastic, and her work has been discussed in Comics Beat and The Washington Post. Subscribe to the newsletter