May 11, 10am-5pm at Schofield Exchange
The public is welcome to attend. Visitors will be routed to the Lyman Gate (guest gate), off of Kunia Rd., for a temporary pass from the Vehicle Processing Center (VPC) that expires at midnight on the date of issue. In order to obtain a visitor pass, all passengers must have valid ID, excluding keiki. All drivers must possess a valid operator’s license, vehicle safety inspection document, registration document and proof of no-fault insurance. Rental Vehicles must have the no-fault insurance statement in their agreement or in possession of their personal vehicle insurance card. Visitors may make purchases from vendors outside of the main PX store. Schofield Barracks Main Exchange, 694 McComack Rd. (cross street is Cadet Sheridan Rd.) Schofield Barracks, HI 96857 Click here for map.
Artists will be set up at the entrance. Inside the facility there is a food court that includes but not limited to Philly Steaks, Burger King, Subway, Boston Market, Pizza Hut, Baskin Robbins. Military\DOD IDs not required to make purchases from these vendors including all others outside the main PX store.
May 12, 10am-3pm at Hickam Exchange
Only those with Military\DOD access will be allowed onto the base. Guests must be accompanied by authorized personnel.
Whether you want to create comic books, develop artistic skills or learn about concept development and design, Kaaawasaki Art Lab's classes are tailored to your interest. Instructors, Sam Campos (creator of Pineapple Man and former art instructor at UH Leeward Campus), Art Wong (creator of The Keepers and current Kalaheo High School art teacher) and Mark Gould (creator of Native Sons: Ring of Fire) and former Kubert School student) offer lessons and practical feedback for students of all proficiency levels. Visit their website for more information.
We're excited to be debuting new merch at Kawaii Kon this weekend! Kaci Horimoto will be at table 160 with new prints and a limited supply of her manga, I Can Hear Your Heartbeat. TRINIGRAFX at table 451 will have TMNT socktopi among their plushies and lots of new art! Kris Lohman will be at table 144 with new stickers in his lineup. And you can find Jon J Murakami at table 445 with a limited supply of The Ara-Rangers #5 with variant cover by Kris Lohman!
Come down to the Chinese Historical Society of America today for a Meet and Greet with Roy Chang. He'll be discussing his book, Highball and Pepe, in which he includes the real-life Donaldina Cameron who is credited with the rescue and care of over 3,000 young Chinese females from human trafficking and taking on those who profited from the Chinese Exclusion Act. This event is free with museum admission
Need advice or critiques? We would love for aspiring artists to visit our Facebook page, and post or message us for feedback and support.
Kaaawasaki Art Lab:
Comic Book Sequential Design
46-022 Alaloa St.
Unit 215a, Kaneohe, HI 96744
Learn how to draw and develop comics!
Sanoevil Collectibles: Art and Comics.
670 Auahi St., Honolulu
Like Sanoevil's Facebook page to shop for limited and original editions before they are made available in the shop.
Maui Comics & Collectibles
Queen Kaahumanu Center
275 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului, HI 96732
A Maui grown nerd culture podcast, served with 2 scoops rice, mac salad, and a heaping helping of Aloha.
All the craziness and excitement going on in the comic universe and some amazing stories you will only get on the Deftal Radio