Comic Book in a Day 2018: A New Home!

Comic Book in a Day 2018: A New Home!

Comic Book in a Day Returns Saturday, October 6th, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. at the Ignite Studio at the Fishers Library!

We are excited to announce that the new home of Comic Book in a Day is the Ignite Studio at the Fishers Library. This unique, 1500+ square foot space is home to an arts-focused makerspace and is rapidly becoming a beloved home for the arts in Hamilton County. Through this new collaboration, both Nickel Plate Arts and Ignite will get to do what they do best. Nickel Plate Arts will coordinate the ‘Comic Book in a Day Challenge’ for artists who want to try to make a comic book from scratch in 12 hours and compete for prizes. Ignite will coordinate ‘Superhero University,’ a program designed for young aspiring heroes, and will provide comic-themed art activities throughout the day. As always, this event will welcome comic-art fans of all ages and will feature all level of artists from professionals to novices. Specific events and features are still being planned so check back here for the latest details!

Want to be added to our Comic Book in a Day mailing list? Contact amcgill@nickelplatearts.org to join the list!

The Challenge:

The Comic Book in a Day Challenge is a unique endurance tests for artists of all ages and skill levels. Can you create a comic book from scratch in 12 hours? We guarantee that it is both easier AND harder than you think, but we can also guarantee that you will have fun meeting other artists, challenging yourself, and being a part of this one-of-a-kind event. Plus, you’ll get a publishing credit: we will publish this year’s comic books in a full-color compilation!

If you would like to review the rule & regulations for this year’s challenge, click here.

If you’re ready to sign up, click here.  Spots are limited for this great event, so sign up before it’s too late!

 

Ailithir McGill
amcgill@nickelplatearts.org