VanCAF’s goal is to build the community of comic book creators in Vancouver and beyond, and that applies to kids and teenagers too!
Throughout the weekend we will be offering hands-on lessons with VanCAF’s exhibitors, introducing kids to the basics of comic book creation, to help inspire the next generation of writers, artists, and cartoonists.
|10:30 AM||Doug Savage and Naomi Rubin|
|11:00 AM||Leslie Pulsifer and Matt MacFarland|
|11:30 AM||Gabrielle Ng and Hannako Lambert|
|12:00 PM||Lindsay Ishihiro and Gilbert Armendariz|
|12:30 PM||Esther Chen and Ben Sears|
|1:00 PM||Jazz Groden-Gilchrist and Molly Applejohn|
|1:30 PM||Brynne Johnston and Travis Sengaus|
|2:00 PM||Matthew Seely and Rachel Weiss|
|2:30 PM||Elizabeth Pau and Arthur Chen|
Tea Time with Katie O’Neill at 3:00 PM on Saturday in the Arts & Crafts Room
Join Katie O’Neill, the creator of Princess Princess Ever After and The Tea Dragon Society, for a teatime chat! Kids can learn more about the New Zealand based self-taught writer and illustrator while discussing how books get made, how to draw comics, and their favorite kinds of tea!
|10:30 AM||Janice Liu and Ben Sears|
|11:00 AM||Jonathon Dalton and Courtney La Forest|
|11:30 AM||Drawing Animals with Stephanie Hovden and Abby Howard|
|12:00 PM||Inkspill Comics|
|12:30 PM||Siobhan Smith and Jessi Jordan|
|1:00 PM||Gregery J Miller and Erika Rier|
|1:30 PM||Beatrice Moore and Colin Lorimer|
|2:00 PM||Stephen Crowe and Melanie Amaral|
|2:30 PM||Georgia Henderson and Haiwei|
Monster Battle Time KO at 3:00 PM on Sunday in the Arts & Crafts Room
Three artists go head-to-head for ultimate glory in this amazing draw-off! Selected audience members will give descriptions of monsters, which will be drawn by three different artists AT THE SAME TIME! A super-fun panel full of laughs and enjoyment. Kid-friendly!