Gilbert Hernendez & Alexis Ziritt Featured In ‘How To Make Comics’ Workshops At SPX

by Hannah Means Shannon

Small Press Expo has announced that that they’ll be hosting a series of comic book making workshops, including instruction from independent comics creators to be held at the show on Saturday September 16th and Sunday September 17th.

Educator Frank Santoro and his Comics Workbook school will host Gilbert Hernandez, along with Alexis Ziritt and other creators discussing their comic-making process and sharing their knowledge. Participants can refine their own skills, whether they are a beginner or expert.

The complete schedule of Comics Workshop sessions can be found on the SPX website.

You can sign up here for the instructional sessions. Confirmation emails will be sent out Tuesday,  September 12th.

All workshops will be held in the Glen Echo rooms downstairs at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, right across from the White Flint Metro stop on the Red Line.

Here’s some further information about participation:

You must have an Attendee badge to participate.

Admission to SPX 2017 is $15 Saturday, $10 Sunday and $20 both days. Admission gets you into the class, the Exhibitor Hall with over 680 creators selling the finest in indie comics, mini-comics, graphic novels, posters and other cool stuff.

Walk-ins will be welcome, however, space permitting. Seating to all sessions are limited to 50 people.

LOCATION:

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
Rockville, Maryland
20852

METRO STOP: White Flint Station on the Red Line