ALLEY OF ARTISTS
Mark is the author and illustrator of several award-winning picture books and graphic novels, including 5 worlds, an epic science fiction story for young readers. His latest project is with his wife Siena Cherson Siegel, Little dancer.
Toy Store Guide’s mission is to help you find your next toy/collectible/memory by visiting and compiling a directory of stores around the world specializing in toys, whether action figures, of playsets, vehicles, retro, sci-fi, horror, magic or heroes.
The Empire Saber Guild is the New York and Westchester County chapter of the global non-profit Star Wars Saber Guild organization. They perform lightsaber choreography with screen-accurate costumes in scripted shows to raise money for local charities.
Drawing since he could hold a pencil, Damien’s childhood dream was to become a cartoonist. A graduate of the Kubert school, Damien realizes this dream.
Anthony Moretta is a Brooklyn born and raised lawyer, writer and filmmaker. His short film Travels made its global debut at the first FerryCon 2019. Anthony is currently developing a new webcomic.
Michael Grassia is best known for his comics diving puppy about a dog who fights crime with a magic plunger and his online newspaper style comic, The genius. Michael also developed GET IN TOON!, an educational cartoon program he brings to schools, libraries, camps and more, inspiring children to create their own cartoon characters and worlds.
John Mungiello is a cartoonist whose work includes self-published poetry and cartoon book, Rationalization of forgetting. He is currently working on his first original graphic novel, Crawler as well as commissions and hedging.
Self-taught Brooklyn-born artist Roberto Pacheco enjoys drawing animals and fan art. By using different materials, Roberto is constantly improving and taking his work to new levels.
Antonio is a freelance artist who graduated from the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art and studied drawing and painting at the Wallkill River School of Art. Antonio has contributed to creator-owned and small-press comics, worked as a background artist and colorist, and produced illustrations, graphic designs, and paintings for his clients.
Dire Skates is an avid roller skater from Ardsley who, despite the Rollerblade craze, has always harbored a love for less popular quads. You can find her skating and giving tips, advice, prizes and fun gifts to young skaters and cosplayers throughout the afternoon. She is also one of our cosplay contest guest judges!
Dobbs Ferry’s own San Gennaro’s – “Westchester’s Best Pizza, Pasta & Dining” – will be in the house with food to buy!