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  1. Steve Lavigne, Greg Hildebrandt, Joe Staton, and Tom Mandrake are heading to GSCF June 27-28th Tickets on sale now at gscomicfest.com
  2. Garden State Comic Fest is back with you favorite dealers, artists, guests, and graders. Join us June 27-28th with special guest Kevin Eastman! Tickets on sale now at www.GSComicFest.com
  3. Greg Hildebrandt will be appearing at the Garden State Comic Fest: Winter Edition on January 25th 2020. Greg will be bringing the original preliminary sketches from the 1996 Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire trading card set. These sketches were recently found by Greg and will be available to the public for the first time.The GSCF is being held at the Fairbridge Inn Hotel & Conference Center located at 130 Route 10 West, East Hanover NJ
  4. Keith Giffen, Creator of Lobo, Rocket Raccoon, and Ambush Bug to name a few is coming to GSCF Winter Edtition!
  5. Garden State Comic Fest is planning a winter edition this January 25th at the Fairbridge Inn in East Hanover NJ. Located on Rt. 10 West Will have many comic book vendors from golden age through modern, toys, artists, and other collectibles. Guests will include Bob Camp, Bob Sharen, Bill McKay, Tom Mandrake, Jan Duursema, Fernando Ruiz, Chris Ivy, and Charles Paul Wilson III to name a few. Special guest Greg Hildebrandt will also be there signing autographs. There will also be CGC Facilitator and Witness Zach Nation on site to handle all your CGC needs.
  6. This just in!Another great piece being donated into the Garden State Comic Fest charity art auction.A beautiful Batman and Robin by legendary artistJoe Staton!You are not going to want to miss this auction on Saturday at the Lake Placid room from 3:45 to 4:45pm.
  7. My Interview about the upcoming Garden State Comic Fest with the MARVELISTS starts at the 1:03 mark. I needed more time to mention everybody, but I got a lot of people in there.
  8. For the 1st time Jeff Kline (Transformers and many movies) AND legendary colorist Bob Sharen (Spider-man and Captain America) are coming to @GS_Comic_Fest 6/29-30, Mennen Arena, Morristown NJ! Get Tix: https://www.gardenstatecomicfest.com/morristown-tickets …
  9. Chrissie Zullo is coming to Garden State Comic FestJune 29-30th!! Chrissie has designed statues for DC Collectibles and merchandise for Lucasfilm. She created comic book covers for “Star Wars: Forces of Destiny”, “Hack/Slash vs. Vampirella”, “Josie and the Pussycats”, “Vampirella”, “Life With Archie”, and Vertigo’s “Fables: The Wolf Among Us” series, as well as “Fables”, “Fairest”, “Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love”, and “Womanthology”. She has worked for DC Comics, Fandango, Mattel, Dark Horse, Devil’s Due, IDW, Topps, and Harper Collins. She also has a strange obsession for all things yeti.
  10. Greg Hildebrandt is coming to Garden State Comic Fest June 29-30th at the Mennen Arena in Morristown, New Jersey!!!Greg and his twin brother, Tim, were born in Detroit, Michigan in 1939, Both boys were avid artists and creative thinkers from a young age, and carried their artistic passion with them throughout their childhoods. For years Greg and Tim worked together and apart, receiving international recognition and numerous awards and honors. In 1975, Greg and Tim illustrated the first of a series of The Lord of the Rings calendars for Ballantine Books. In 1977, Lucasfilm hired the Brothers Hildebrandt to create the movie poster for the first Star Wars film, Star Wars: A New Hope. In 1981, they pursued separate careers. During the ’80s Greg’s art appeared on covers for Omni and Heavy Metal. The Franklin Mint and Lenox issued his work on collector’s plates, figurines, dolls and swords. In l984, Greg illustrated Mary Stewart’s Merlin trilogy, and he has illustrated 15 classics, including: The Wizard of Oz, Aladdin, Robin Hood, Dracula and Phantom of the Opera. When commenting on Greg's work the New York Times said, “Fortunate the child or adult who receives a gift of the classics richly illustrated by Greg Hildebrandt.” After 12 years apart, the Brothers reunited in 1993. They worked on Marvel posters, pre-production art for Stan Lee and Michael Uslan, producer of the Batman films, a King Tut book, the 1994 Marvel Masterpieces card set, X-Men and Spider-Man card sets, Terry & the Pirates (comic strip) and an X-Men 2099 painted bookshelf edition. In 1999, Greg began to paint a life-long dream. He created his 'American Beauties' series of retro pinup art. There are presently 100 amazing paintings in this series. In recent times Greg has done a number of covers for Marvel including Deadpool Vs. Thanos, Secret Wars, Old Man Logan, and Guardians Of The Galaxy, Star Wars, Thor, Daredevil, X-Men, to name just a few!
  11. This just in!Another great piece being donated into the Garden State Comic Fest charity art auction.A beautiful Batman and Robin by legendary artist Joe Staton!You are not going to want to miss this auction on Saturday at the Lake Placid room from 3:45pm to 4:45pm. Get Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=52223636302
  12. Budd is an American cartoonist, and creator of the independent comic book Cavewoman, published by Root's company Basement Comics/Amryl Entertainment. Root's one-shot Cavewoman: Jungle Tales, was nominated for a 1999 Ignatz Award for Outstanding Story Root is one of the premiere contemporary "good girl" artists, with an art style similar to Art Adams.This will be a rare appearance by Budd so don’t miss out on meeting him in person at this years GSCF!