There’s a word to describe the multi-talented Afua Richardson! Renaissance! She’s a gifted singer/songwriter, musician and graphic artist. Afua Richardson is also a successful comic book illustrator with credits with Kodansha Comics (Attack On Titan), DC (All-Star Batman) and Marvel (Black Panther World of Wakanda). Go Meet Afua Richardson at MGA Con 2017 in Macon, GA, February 18-19 and $upport her projects!
Here is a great event coming in February 2017! If you are vendor of comic books, art, entertainment or a fan, check this out! ONYXCON | SANKOFA 2017!
Per the ONYXCON site:
ONYXCON: Celebrating Diversity with a focus on the impact, contributions, and presence of the African Diaspora in realms of imagination!
It is The largest convention in the Southeast celebrating the impact, contributions, and presence of the African Diaspora in *REALMS OF IMAGINATION through the popular arts.
What is ONYXCON?
Per the website:
ONYXCON is a convention, festival, and celebration.
We promote, showcase, educate, and entertain all fans of the Sequential Arts and related media. We EDUTAIN! We feature independent and legendary creators of comics, books, film, and other media with a focus on African Diaspora culture, concepts, interests, and general markets. Ultimately we represent diversity in these Arts and so we are open to representing all POPULAR ARTS that are CONSCIOUSLY DIVERSE! Our event is for everyone, and is a progressive and diverse networking event for professionals as well as enthusiasts who appreciate our showcase. Because comic books/comic strips have long stood as the foundation Art form of this type of convention, comics are a major feature. But ONYXCON IS NOT LIMITED TO COMIC BOOKS. Our events highlight other literary genres like speculative fiction, as well as video games, collectable toys and models, films/documentaries, and all other media related to the Popular Arts.
Make Plans to visit ONYXCON & Celebrate Greatness!