Just found out about this event via another art forum and Facebook. Thought it might be of interest to a few, whether you're close enough to go in person (it's in Asheville, North Carolina) or are interested in checking it out the livestream:
Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am until 4:00pm in EDT
This is a totally FREE EVENT but you MUST REGISTER!
Register Here: http://goo.gl/c2Mpz
Thinking about getting into the cartoon or illustration biz? Have you already dipped your toe in but want to learn the secrets of the successful big guys? Then you need to be at ZaPow's Cartoonists and Illustrator Shop Talk!
Marvel and DC Comics artist Andy Smith on "Getting into and making comics"
Jack Cassady on "Managing Your Visual Property and Copyrights"
Bill LaRocque on "Cartooning on the iPad"
Phil Hawkins on "Contract Basics" with a Q and A session
Greg Barone on "The Basics of Writing Comics"
This FREE event is brought to you by ZaPow and the Southeast Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society.
A FREE live broadcast of SOME of the workshops will be available LIVE at http://www.zapow.tv/