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Camosun Comic Arts Festival 2019

Schedule of Events

Join us for our interactive events that will be happening throughout the day.

Ongoing Events | 1 to 4pm

Artist's Alley | Rooms 300, 303C, 316 & 325

Students, alumni, mentors, and vendors display and sell their unique works.

Comics Jam • Room 317

A collaborative comics creation experience for everyone.

Cosplay Drop-in Drawing • Room 306

Sketch cosplayers - easels, paper, and drawing materials supplied.

Scheduled Events • Room 310

WAR BEARS: Creative Collaboration!  • 1-2pm

It started with an illustration for a short story about a Toronto comics company during WWII that Margaret Atwood wrote for the Globe and Mail, which grew into a comic book mini-series, then a graphic novel. Join visual storyteller Ken Steacy for a lively talk on the creative process.

AURORA BOREALICE: Graphic Memoir! • 2-3pm   

When she graduated from High School in 1974, author/illustrator Joan Steacy left her small town behind to embark on a lifelong quest for education. Join Joan for a fascinating exploration of her journey in the creation of this book, and its lessons of perseverance in the face of daunting challenges.

BRIAN STELFREEZE: Spotlight! • 3-4pm

Join guest of honour Brian Stelfreeze for an illustrated talk on his award-winning career, his influences, and what the future holds for this amazing author/illustrator, best known for his recent work on Marvel Comics Black Panther series.

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