Flame Con 2019 artist preview!
We are only one week away from Flame Con, the world’s largest queer comic con! We are so excited to be back for our 4th year! It is always such an amazing time and the room will be BURSTING with talent! We want to take a second to introduce you to a few of them, and let you know where you can find them! (we’ve also included a map of the main hall at the bottom!)
Shipjumper Comic - Table M113
Ship Jumper is a nautical gay romance comic written and drawn by Lena Green, an artist/ animator living in Brooklyn. It is the story of Piper, a sailor who is ship wreaked on a tropical island only to find it's not so deserted. Sexy hyjinx ensue as Piper has to choose between love and getting back home. With over 400 color pages available on line at shipjumpercomic.com and more art and updates at Valmontgod on twitter and instagram.
J.Z. Castillo - S167
He will have some Gotham City Sirens prints, some original content with characters from his comic book and taking commissions/selling originals all weekend! And don’t miss him cosplaying as Android 17!
Lucky Sanford - Table M115
Expect pop culture/superhero inspired pinups with a sexy twist, including prints, pins, magnets, and more!
John Jennison - table r164
Come meet the artist behind Astonishing Queer Tales! John Jennison is the creator of The Closet of Secrets a horror filled with queer themes. He will be selling comics and prints at table R164. He is one of the organizers of Flame Con and you can join him at the Cutting Room Saturday night for the official Flame Con After Party FIRE BALL! 9pm-1am
Follow him @johnneecurtis
Rage Gear Studios - Table Publisher 24
Rage Gear Studios incorporates elements of pop and geek culture to create dynamic art that transcends its origins.
Sebastian Whoa - table f42
Sebastian Whoa will be bringing his first ever t-shirt, a new sexy Steven Universe sticker as well as some other new stickers and illustrations.
Liam Donnelly - Table d25
Liam Donnelly is a Sad Gay Boy™️ who likes to make slice-of-life comics about boys having too many FEELINGS. He will be debuting his new mini comic, “Hey, Babe!”, at Flame Con this year. It chronicles a boy’s anxiety about his newly open, newly long-distance relationship over the course of one hookup. Check out his work at table D025! Look for the sign that says “SAD GAY BOY COMICS.”
Joseph Giampietro - Table b8
Joseph Giampietro is a New York-based artist focusing on the male figure and beefcake style superhero pin-ups. This will be his fifth time tabling at Flame Con and he will have multiple prints for sale at this table. He will be giving away free postcards with each print purchase, customers can choose between Midnighter and Nightwing, while supplies last! He is will also have a book of original artwork for sale, ranging from male nude figure drawings to fully colored pencil sketches of heroes such as Storm and Starfire.