Peter Martin – Illustrator/Animator

Hear how the ingenious illustrator and animator, Peter Martin, got his start telling funny stories in some wonderfully, non-traditional ways. Meet Peter’s animated Asteroid Andy character and find out what creative twists and turns it takes to get from idea to...

Tim Bodendistel – Master Designer in Licensing

So what happens when you’ve been a fan of pop culture since the days of 15-cent comic books and three TV channels? You end up working with a bunch of characters. Tim is a master designer in Licensing where he gets to illustrate and design with the characters he...

Megan Haave – Senior Writer

Megan helps kids use their senses to inspire great writing. She encourages them to notice everything they see, hear, smell, taste and touch in the world around them. Students will discover how following their noses, eyes, ears, fingers and tastebuds makes writing more...

Zachary NewtonSorry, all sessions are full.

From Character to Caricature: Zach will demonstrate his method of creating humorous caricatures of your favorite real-life TV and movie characters, from Duck Dynasty to Darth Vader. His fun and engaging demonstration will show the process from research to pencil...

Kevin Dilmore – Senior Writer

Ever since his mom taught him to read at age 2, Kevin has loved to figure out how stories work so he could make up his own to tell. In his career, he has told stories with novels, children’s books, screenplays and more, including Hallmark greeting cards. Hang...