GCCC 2019 Guests

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Mike Lawson, also known as ‘WYSHcreative’, is coming to GCCC 2019! Mike is a digital artist and custom prop & costume fabricator. Mike has been creating his own costumes for the last 15 years, but he’s found the cosplay explosion in recent times has energised his creativity. He now works in film and television where he designs and builds custom characters, fabricated props, helmets, masks and armour. With around 15 full personal costumes and countless commissions to his name, he has a real eye for detail and the handcrafted. Be it huge fully fabricated armour, or that movie accurate prop piece, he’s tackled it all. A true child of the 80s he loves the ‘nostalgia factor’ and creates things from Comics, Video Games and Movies.

Mike plans to deliver a workshop on ‘Simple Foamsmithing Techniques in which he’ll build a small hand prop live on stage so you can learn how to layer, cut, shape and detail foam and use these techniques in your own cosplay and prop creations

 

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Granite City Comic Con are delighted to announce that Gary Erskine will be joining us as a guest for GCCC 2019.

Gary’s amazing career as an artist in comics has seen him work with nearly every major publisher on titles including ‘Judge Dredd’, ‘X-Wing: Red Leader’, ‘Hellblazer’, ‘The Authority’ and ‘The Filth.’

Granite City Comic Con are honoured to have Angus MacInnes join us for Granite City Comic Con 2019.

While known to many sci-fi fans as Gold Leader in ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’, Angus’s career has spanned roles in films and television including ‘Superman II’, ‘Hellbound: Hellraiser II’, Judge Dredd, ‘Hellboy’, ‘Vikings’ and many more.

Granite City Comic Con 2019 takes place Saturday 24 August 2019 at the Hilton Aberdeen Treetops, Springfield Road, Aberdeen.

Tickets are available now online via Brown Paper Tickets:

https://gccc2019.brownpapertickets.com/

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Emma Vieceli is making her way to Granite City Comic Con 2019!

Emma’s astounding range of comics work as an artist has included titles such as ‘The Wicked + The Divine’, ‘Young Avengers’, ‘Dr Who’, ‘My Little Pony’ ‘Tori Amos’ Comic Book Tattoo’ and ‘Back to The Future’ amongst many, many more.

In addition to being co-creator of the webcomic BREAKS, Emma is currently ‘Life is Strange’ for Titan Comics in 2018 and has appeared on TV as a co-presenter of the Anime Network segment on Propeller TV.

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Granite City Comic Con are pleased to announce Ross Sambridge as a guest for Granite City Comic Con 2019.

Ross Sambridge is an actor known for his work on ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’, ‘Breathe’ and ‘True Horror’. Additionally, Ross has also performed as Supreme Leader Snoke’s body-double in ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi’.

Tickets are available now online via Brown Paper Tickets:

https://gccc2019.brownpapertickets.com/

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Granite City Comic Con are delighted to announce Ian Kennedy as a guest for Granite City Comic Con 2019.

Ian Kennedy’s legendary career as an artist in comics boasts credits for veritable treasure trove of British classics. Since the 1950s, Ian has worked on an array of comic greats including ‘Hotspur’, Buster’, ‘Dan Dare’, ‘M.A.S.K.’, ‘Commando’, ‘Eagle’ and ‘2000 AD’.

Granite City Comic Con are thrilled to announce Monty Nero as a guest for Granite City Comic Con 2019.

Monty is a writer of games, comics, screenplays, radio plays, and novels – including ‘Death Sentence London’ with Martin Simmonds for Titan Comics, and ‘The X-men’ and ‘Hulk’ for Marvel. Monty also created the hit creator-owned comic book series ‘Death Sentence’ with Mike Dowling.

Granite City Comic Con are proud to announce that Nick Brokenshire will be joining us for GCCC 2019.

Nick Brokenshire is a comic book artist from Aberdeen, Scotland who lives in the North of England. Nick is a writer/artist for IDW’s STAR WARS ADVENTURES, including stories that feature IG-88 and MAX REBO. As well as being the co-creator/artist/colorist of THE ONCE AND FUTURE QUEEN (Dark Horse) and AMELIA COLE (IDW); Nick has also worked on stories and covers for 2000AD, JUDGE DREDD (IDW) and ROBOTECH (Titan). When he is not working on his most recent graphic novel SHE’S NOT THERE with Ellis Bojar, Nick is the guitarist and singer in the increasingly popular BLUES HARVEST, known for their genre and movie-centric party tunes.

Granite City City Comic Con are excited to welcome Des O’Gorman for GCCC 2019.

Des will be a familiar face to many veteran convention goers as an universally loved host and accomplished cosplayer. We’re all excited to see what he has in store for Granite City Comic Con 2019!

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TeamGCCC are delighted to announce Stewart Kenneth Moore will be a guest at the Granite City Comic Con 2019. Stewart is an accomplished artist and actor and will be joining us to showcase his latest project on Pat Mills’ new ‘Defoe’ series (THE DIVISOR) for 2000 AD.

Stewart has also worked on David Lloyd’s Aces Weekly project and his own graphic novel ‘Mk-Ultra: Sex, Drugs & the CIA’, on cold-war era mind-control projects.

Stewart’s TV and film work includes Knightfallstarring alongside Mark Hamill, and 12 Monkeys SYFY.

Listen up, Citizen, Colin MacNeil is coming to GCCC 2019!

Colin MacNeil has been drawing comics for the “Galaxy’s Greatest Comic” ‘2000ad’, for over 30 years. He has drawn ‘Judge Dredd’ (including the award winning ‘Judge Dredd: America’ with John Wagner), ‘Chopper: Song of the Surfer’, ‘Insurrection’, ‘Strontium Dog’, ‘Fiends of the Eastern Front’, ‘Strange & Darke’, ‘Shimura’ and ‘Defoe’.

Colin has also drawn ‘Captain America’ and ‘Iron Man’ for Marvel, ‘Batman’ for DC, ‘Predator’ for Dark Horse, ‘Bloodquest’ for Games Workshop, ‘Starblazer’ for DC Thomson and worked with Roy Thomas on ‘Savage Sword of Conan’.

Outside of comics, Colin has provided illustrations for Magic the Gathering, Battletech, the Judge Dredd CCG and historical illustrations for schools and museums, Including illustrating Bydandy for the Gordon Highlanders Regimental Museum in Aberdeen.

 

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