Sam will be at Other Realms on Saturday, June 22 from 10am-noon to benefit the Alzheimer's Association Aloha Chapter. He'll have his new Hawaiian Avenger Kanaka book on-hand along with some other goodies. Artists, feel free to bring your portfolios for review. Make a donation to fight Alzheimer's, and receive a free Pineapple Man sticker while supplies last!
You can find Sam and Kauai's first comic convention this Saturday! Special guests include Ban Daisuke (Jiro/Kikaida), Carl Potts (Comic Creator Marvel/DC), Nicole Laeno (Dancer/YouTube Star), Sifu Mimi Chan (Model Disney's Mulan), Hiroshi Kanatani (Manga Artist), Night Darling (Hawaii Cosplay Princess), Alice Inoue (Author), and many local artists and creators! There will a Cosplay Contest, Smash Bros Tournament, Dance Workshop and more, all at the Kauai Marriott Resort in Lihue!
June 4th is the last day to order $10 tickets in advance.
Admission is $20 at the door, and children 12 & under get in free with a paying adult. Visit https://www.kauaicomicconvention.com for more information.
Sam's classes at the Art Lab will be covered by the other instructors, so no rescheduling is necessary.
Kaaawasaki Art Lab focuses on the art of drawing graphic novels and comics, and provides skills useful in any art or design career. Courses cover drawing techniques, character design, dynamic angles, page layouts, thumbnailing and merchandise design. Choose the course(s) that match your interests. Each 1 1/2 hour class meets weekly and fees are $100 per month, due in advance.
The Instructors: Sam Campos is a former art instructor at the University of Hawaii Leeward Campus, Art Wong is currently teaching art at Kalaheo High School, and Mark Gould attended The Kubert School. To find out more about them and the creator owned titles they are publishing, check out the About page.
You can find course descriptions, fees and a downloadable application here, the class schedule on our calendar, and the student supply list here.
For all skill levels ages seven and up.
Congratulations to hcosta2014 for winning our Draw This in Your Style Challenge. A Pineapple Man bobblehead will be making its way to them very soon!
You are invited to the Kaaawasaki Art Lab Open House this Friday from 7pm to 8pm. Meet the instructors and check out the classroom. We will be offering classes on Basic Art, Sequential Art, Perspective drawing, Design, Live figure drawing sessions and more. Classes will be available for ages 7 and up. Seating is extremely limited.