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We are so pleased to offer our award winning iPad art stand to Lightbox Expo members for 15% off + free shipping! Just use code LIGHTBOX21 at checkout. 

Discover the joy of drawing in total comfort that over 10,000 artists are loving and that publications including WIRED, TechCrunch, AppleInsider, and ARTNews are calling a “game changer” and “best iPad accessory!”

Live Stream Panel Schedule

Tune in to our live panels featuring very special guests! We’ll also be giving away FREE Sketchboards during each panel, so don’t miss it!

Friday, September 10


Bringing 2D Animated Characters to Life with Ryan Simmons

Veteran 2D animator Ryan Simmons (The Iron Giant, Cats Don’t Dance) demonstrates how he breathes life into animated characters. Moderated by JJ Harrison (Mondo, Adventure Time)




Mastering Visual Narrative with Nathan Fox

Explore the fundamentals of visual narrative with Nathan Fox, artist of The Weatherman from Image Comics and Chair of the MFA Visual Narrative program at the School of Visual Arts. Moderated by JJ Harrison (Mondo, Adventure Time).




New Comics, Retro Look with Jim Rugg

Comics auteur and ambassador Jim Rugg (Street Angel, Cartoonist Kayfabe) guides us through his process of achieving an authentic retro look in his comics and illustrations with tools ranging from Procreate to Photoshop. Moderated by JJ Harrison (Mondo, Adventure Time).



Saturday, September 11


The Art of Ninja Turtles the Last Ronin with Ben Bishop

Take a totally radical tour behind the scenes of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics with series artist Ben Bishop. Moderated by JJ Harrison (Mondo, Adventure Time).




Movie Posters the Mondo Way with JJ Harrison

JJ Harrison (Mondo, Adventure Time) demonstrates how a Mondo movie poster is made—everything from the illustration to the color separations. Buckle up, this is going to get technical!