Mark Mocahbee is the Chair of the Acting For Film Program at the New York Film Academy South Beach and the Artistic Director of Just The Funny Theatre, an award-winning improvisational theatre company in South Florida. He has worked as a professional actor, improviser, director, writer, editor and producer for over 40 years. Mark has worked with artists such as Edward Albee, Barry Levinson, Dustin Hoffman, Joe Pesci, Jon Jory, David Petrarca and Rebecca Miller. He holds a B.S. in Motion Pictures and Theatre and an M.F.A. in Screenwriting from The University of Miami.
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Adventure Start Summary: A young farm boy who wants to become the greatest adventurer like his father one day, but ends up partying with a sadistic healer, a gentle berserker, a drunken ranger, a suicidal animorphy necromancer, and an elf bard. Together all these individuals venture across the land, taking one quest at a time, but what lies into the unknown journey.
Andrea Ordoñez is a Printmaking Artist who tries to take blockprinting to the next level. All of her work is handmade and handprinted, from her prints, stamps, and shirts! Her work is inspired by Pokemon and Star Wars, along with other franchises.
Dark Shadows Arts
Hello! I’m Karen Dolk, the artist behind Dark Shadows Arts. My specialty art blends vintage inspired techniques with modern designs. Each piece of bubble glass silhouette art is handcrafted and unique!
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Enzo is a Pop Culture Vector Artist who combines his Graphic Design skills with his nerdy side to create art in the form of Stickers, T-shirts, and Prints. His work covers a wide range of Pop Culture characters which brings joy to people from all ages and backgrounds.
Hpaint customs is dedicated to creating sustainable artwork for all your favorite fandoms. Using recycled materials, she creates glass paintings, acrylic on canvas’, manga canvases, and skate decks. And carcinogen soy wax candles.
A writer, comic book creator and filmmaker. He is pioneering what he calls Hip Hop horror, Sci/fi, and fantasy. His stories always have lots of action and a social edge. He has written and produced 6 films, several comic books and over 15 science fiction and nonfiction books. His short stories have appeared in The Black Science Fiction Society’s anthology and their magazine as well as other anthologies.
Jeff produces The Monster Panel a traveling sci-fi panel which features writers of color in a lively discussion of comic books, movies and Black people. His comic book series Horror Streetz features a variety of black horror stories. He has written in novel, film and comic books. He is also is the Hip Hop dating coach is a leading voice of Hip Hop reform and his book The Hip Hop Dating Guide is used by public schools and community groups nationwide.
Jeff Carroll is also the author of the non-fiction book The Hip Hop Dating Guide. When he is not writing Sci-fi stories he enjoys speaking on Healthy Dating to college and high school students everywhere and goes by Yo Jeff. He writes out of South Florida where he lives with his wife and youngest son.
Writer/Artist/Comedian working out of Miami, Florida, for the last 20+ years making Art, Comics, and more.
Find his work on FWACATA.com and @fwacata
Kayla Easton is a South Florida sewist with a passion for anime, video games, cats, and all things fabric and costuming. With a background in technical theater, and a passionate, nerdy, personality, sewing fit perfectly into her lifestyle.
Kayla will share her knowledge and passion at Beyond Comicon. Ensure to check out her Panel: “So you want to sew? Guidance on your first steps into the world of textile creation.”
He’s also been in partnership with Upper Deck Trading Cards drawing sketch cards licensed under Marvel Comics and teaches Comic & Cartoon art at The Art Shack in Doral, FL. An avid comic book, manga & anime fan, Kenny and his Wild Inx crew showcase many of the comic and anime conventions all over the east coast and Puerto Rico.
Moon Light’s Brush
A premiere panel and entertainment group bringing quality programming to conventions across North America.
Who hasn’t been in the dreaded costume crunch? Just a week until the con and you have to finish your latest costume! Well this competition takes con crunch to the next level! You will be given just 45 minutes to construct a costume for our panel of judges during your best runway walk. The catch? You can only use the random materials provided in our Cos Box! That’s right! You can only use the random scraps of fabric, wrapping paper, and other random things in the box! However, since we are feeling nice, scissors, tape, and staplers will be provided. That is all you’re getting from us! Contestants can work in groups or alone, but the more the merrier! Fantastic prize packages will be awarded to First, Second,
and Third place. So bring your creativity and create the best con crunch costumes ever!
Orange State Ghostbusters
Paper Lab Studios
Ray of Light Art
His journey in art began in 2007 with his medium choice, acrylic paints.. Influences of his early work would include Hip hop, Jazz, and Anime pop Culture.. 2-3 years into his journey of Art, he Stumbled on a technique which he believes to be his own. He has Dubbed this Technique Ray of Light Art.. it allows for certain aspects of a painting to change when illuminated with normal light, or for the painting itself to be changed in its entirety.
He has spent over a Decade crafting this technique and growing its capabilities, with the Hopes of pioneering this craft and sharing it with the world. When his paintings light up, so will your Expression..
His work has been published in the Monsa Publications books, Stranger Things Tribute, and Joker: The Clown Prince of Crime. He is a huge fan of sci-fi, comic book superheroes, music, and pop culture. All of these worlds often collide in his illustrations and designs.
Rose & Co. Jewelry
Rose & Co. Jewelry was created for anyone who wants to represent their favorite characters through subtle fandom-inspired jewelry. With various designs inspired by Harry Potter, Marvel, Anime and Genshin Impact, you’ll be sure to find some jewelry that catches your eye!
Streeter Design Studio
Patricia Streeter is a native New Yorker. Unable to focus in college, she dropped out and got a job. Corporate America was not a fit. So, she pivoted her focus and moved downtown. Soho, NY emerged as an innovative art gallery and fashion community. Soho allowed for the development Industrial sized retail spaces. Pat became involved in the development of one such venture… Le Grande Hotel and Tales of Hoffman was one of first apparel boutiques to open. It was Black owned. Jackie Lewis offered young American designers an audience. Each summer we closed for two months to travel and renew our offerings. Pat used that time to travel and study the art of jewelry making. Retiring to South Florida she continues to study. Teaching others to make beaded jewelry is her joy.
Tiny Tiny Crafts
Designing Jewelry for 25+ years…Steampunk inspired/themed pocket watches, beaded necklaces and whimsical one of a kind handmade treasures.
Zebro Tales is a new digital artist joining conventions in Florida.
Zebro Tales creates comics and arts based on anime, cartoons and their own characters. They also have stickers based on Anime/Cartoon Characters.
Contact them by messaging them
Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/zebro._.tales/