Artist & Creator Guests
Collette is a UK born and educated artist with strong Saskatchewan ties. She's been shortlisted for the 2017 gene day award and has seen her creator owned comic Badassical set Canadian records for crowdfunding.
Gisele Lagace is a Canadian cartoonist/comic book artist from New Brunswick. She has worked on various creator-owned webcomics, e.g. Menage a 3, Penny & Aggie, Eerie Cuties, & more. Currently, along with writer/co-creator Ian Boothby, she's drawing Exorsisters which is published at Image Comics. She has also drawn for Archie Comics (e.g. Archie Meets Ramones), IDW (Jem and the Holograms), Dynamite Entertainment (Betty Boop), Marvel (Gwenpool covers), Udon (Street Fighter covers), Chapterhouse (Die Kitty Die), & more!
Graham is an Inkpot Award winning cartoonist, best known for his long run on BATMAN in Detective Comics and as the designer and co-creator of the iconic Batman Villain: BANE. He is also the creator of the graphic novel: MONSTER ISLAND, web-comic: SUNSHINE STATE and the co-creator of the IDW horror adventure series: JOE FRANKENSTEIN.
A freelance writer-artist from Regina, Jason's work has been internationally published. From cartoons about living in Saskatchewan, an adult coloring book, to all ages comic books and graphic novels, Jason continues to write, draw and paint.
While on a field trip to observe a meteor shower Jeff Burton discovers a wooden staff that is bursting with cosmic power so he does what any mild-mannered school teacher and father would do, he puts it in the local lost and found bin – WAIT! No, he doesn’t, he uses it to become the new Super Power of the Prairies – Auroraman! Hearkening back to the days of fun superhero comic books the Adventures of Auroraman is a wild and zany all ages adventures with a dash of Saskatchewan and Canadian lore mixed in and the wacky dial turned up! Who is behind this wackiness? Creator and writer Jeff Burton is a father of five and teacher from Humboldt, Saskatchewan. As a long time comic book fan, Jeff found he was being drawn more and more to the independent comics, especially the Canadian independent scene and all the great fun stories being created there!
Joe Eisma is the Eisner-nominated co-creator and artist of the New York Times Bestseller, Morning Glories, from Image Comics. Joe's other credits include The Flash from DC Comics, Quantum & Woody and Faith from Valiant Comics, Charlie's Angels from Dynamite Comics and Archie, Jughead: The Hunger and Riverdale from Archie Comics.