One of the main questions I get at comic conventions… after: "Did you draw all these?" ("No, I'm the writer." "You put the words into the balloons?")… is "How do you get into comics?" We'll, if that's a question you are likely to ask, then you might want to make a trip over to The Comic Bug tonight in Manhattan Beach where they are having the Comic Creator Meeting with Karl Altstaetter hosted by Mike O'Hare.
It's that time of the month again! This month for our monthly comic creator meeting, we'll be joined by none other than Karl Altstaetter!
Karl has enjoyed a successful career in comics for over 20 years as well as working with major toy companies doing design and packaging. He just opened up his own art studio in the South Bay where he produces exciting new works for himself and for clients.
Karl has worked for Marvel, DC and Image Comics. He was also the lead designer on Teen Titans Go, Justice League Action and Batman Unlimited. He's currently working on MIRROR, a weekly comic for the Webtoon App.
Michael O'Hare has served as a designer and illustrator for Mattel as well as the creator of Image Comics' FLAK RIOT. Michael is a freelance artist currently working in the Animation, Toy and Comic industry for clients such as Dreamworks, Nickelodeon and Hasbro.
Come learn firsthand how to make a LIVING with your art as well as pencilling and portfolio tips from Karl and Michael!
The meeting is from 4 to 6 pm at The Comic Bug – 1807 1/2 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA. 90266