Art Room Stage, Bayside Level 1
Aspiring to create your own comic or break in to the industry? Learn all about sequential art from our two diverse (but equally talented) panelists in this exploration of the comic making world. From the western superhero driven market of creative teamwork, to landing your own published comic and working as a freelance artist, this panel is sure to be an enlightening one.
About the Panelists
W Chew Chan (aka Chewie)
An experienced storyboard and comic book artist who has worked on a number of projects: from comic books (Iron Man, Buckaroo Banzai
and Cthulhu Tales
) to major movie productions (Superman Returns
and Happy Feet
). An avid proponent of the comics medium, he is the Comics Consultant for the Kinokuniya Bookstores of Australia and was Graphic Novels Supervisor for Kennedy Miller Mitchell, where he also worked extensively on Warner Bros’ Justice League Mortal
Madeleine is a freelance illustrator and Australian manga artist. Her Original English Language manga “Hollow Fields” was awarded one of the first “Foreign Minister of Japan’s International Manga Award” in 2007. This year, she’s planning on a new manga series to be released late 2012.