Electric City Comic Con
Bill Anderson has been inking comics for 35+ years, for Marvel (Silver Surfer, Cosmic Powers, Uncanny Origins) DC (Action Comics, Superman, Superboy) Mirage (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Turtle Soup) Comico (Elementals, Robotech, Jonny Quest) Claypool Comics (Elvira) and countless other publishers.
He has recently begun a new chapter of his career, co-creating and co-writing (and, of course, inking) the new project The Trust Book One: Silent Scream. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, the first issue of the series has just been printed, and he’ll have copies available at the convention, as well as selected issues of his older work.
Ulises Fariñas is the co-creator (along with writer Erick Freitas) of GAMMA, Motro, and Amazing Forest. He has worked as an artist on Catalyst Comix, and Transformers: Heart of Darkness.
IDW Comics hired Fariñas art duties on Judge Dredd: Mega-City Two in 2014. He followed up that series in 2016 with Judge Dredd: Mega-City Zero, which he wrote.
In 2016, Ulises Fariñas and Storme Smith launched Buño, a publishing imprint at Magnetic Press with Buño, Fariñas aims to provide an outlet which promotes creative freedom in storytelling and diversity of storytellers.
Zack was born and raised in Massachusetts, although one half of his family lives in Indiana. Between New England and the Midwest, he’s a little bit country and a little bit rock and roll. He is the illustrator of The Stratford Zoo Midnight Review series as well as the author/illustrator of Broxo, Star Wars Ewoks: Shadow of Endor and Star War Doodles. He currently lives with two cats and enjoys playing the banjo. He also likes cheese, bowling, and writing in the third person.
Golden Bell Entertainment
Golden Bell's featured artist at ECCC is Erik Craddock. Erik is an award-winning, best-selling Author/Illustrator, and the creator of such series as Stone Rabbit (Random House), and the trilogy series Ultra School (Polar Press/Golden Bell). An ardent writer, storyteller, and visual artist, he dedicates his days to creating new books and works that both enchant and entertain his fan base, which currently spans all across the globe.
Currently, Erik is the Flagship Author and Featured Creator of Polar Press and Golden Bell Entertainment.
E. Hanby is the artist and writer behind "Black Peak", a webcomic about isolation and obsession in space. Originally a graphic designer, she branched out her skills to include illustration and comics and dedicated her free time to creating and self-publishing "Black Peak." She now works freelance doing art commissions and designs for clients out of Albany, NY.
E. Hanby currently works with Daniel Rowley writing and drawing Whitewater, her next webcomic available for free online.
Keith Haugen, a former student of the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic art, is local artist from the Albany, NY area. His credits include: Ghost Investigator by Spirited Comics, Hudson Valley Zombie Apocalypse by Eagle Press, Yellow Squad by RATO Illustrated. Keith also has a self-publishing project: WTF (What The Freak) Comix Anthology.
Nikkol’s “A Taste For Killing” horror comic is an ongoing series taking place in the ACID i COMICS universe which is not only her creator owned title that she single handedly writes, draws, letters & edits, but also uses to promote other Indy artists by including pin up art & short stories that relates to the horror tales in each issue.
Melody is the creator of the kaleidoscopic adventure comic book series, Trinadot, whose first issue was released in print in 2009 and will be released as a color webcomic this August. She is a Xeric recipient for the graphic novel In the Hands of Boys, written by her mother, Janet Tangirala, and has contributed to such anthologies as Young Bottoms In Love, Amazing Forest, and Magic Bullet. She does freelance illustration and paints in both the studio context and as live performance. Aside from exhibiting and speaking French she enjoys science podcasts and the natural world.
Photo credit: Amanda Case
Friends of the Schenectady County Public Library
Upstate Merch Electric City Comic Con T-shirts
Original artwork to the left by Shane Moore
Brotherhood of Evil Geeks
Christian St. Pierre
ELECTRIC CITY COMICS
Living Resources Arts Program
The Makeup Curio
The Makeup Curio is a boutique style business fused with an esthetics only salon that offers a unique blend of beauty, bridal, theater, skincare, and special fx. We sell wildly popular indy makeup brands like Graftobian, Gleam by Melanie Mills, Rubber Wear, Bdellium Tools, SmudgeFIXX, and more. Workshops for budding makeup artists include zombie creation and old age. Makeup services include options for brides, special occasion, makeup design for theater and film, and Halloween applications. Other esthetic services include facials, superficial chemical peels and waxing. Jenn will be at ECCC doing special face painting for all ages!