Bryce Oquaye

Bryce Oquaye is an illustrator, designer, hip hop head, and the creator of the new comic BRAWL! and the OniBoyz. He is based out of Lexington, KY. When he isn’t saving the world as a part-time Avenger, he is working as a Read More


Comixed is Mash-ups of Sci-fi, Comic, Pop & Original Art. See some of their awesome stuff here 

Fiona W. Dunn

Fiona W. Dunn is a comics artist studying Sequential Art and Scientific Illustration minor at the Savannah College of Art and Design. She is the writer and artist of a horror/fantasy comic, “Verdancy”. Visit her at

Geek Mountain

Geek Mountain because we are all geeks in some part of our heart. Express it. Visit them at

John Hairston Jr.

John Hairston Jr. has been an artist for as long as he can remember. A North Carolina native, he created art before he could read or write. Throughout his grade school years, he spent the majority of his time drawing superheroes and Read More

Rumble and Roar Wandmakers

Rumble and Roar Wandmakers will give you a little magic in your life. Check out our hand-carved wands! Order here or on our Etsy!

Catawampus Press

Catawampus Press is a crafty little print shop located in Durham, North Carolina, specializing in strange and wonderful handmade paper goods. Established in 2017, Catawampus Press is here to add some much-needed color and personality to the world. From hand-printed cards to screen printed Read More


TRUZART has been forum name over the years. He is a freelance artist and paints live everywhere he goes.  He is currently working on his own art book.  Which he hopes to have out sooner than later. TRUZART keep busy with shows and commissions. Read More

Austin Light

Austin Light is a writer, illustrator, and designer. He lives in Charlotte, NC. Austin comes from a Navy family so he grew up all over the country. But he and his wife call Charlotte their home. It’s always been his dream to Read More

CSP Designs

CSP Designs are created by Pierre Johnson (ClantonStreetP). WestLand is one of his up and coming comics. It is a rich story with deep meaning, heavy action and lots of fun. The unique characters and the tone-heavy plot make WestLand the future of Read More

Gates of O’Brillin

The Gates of O’Brillin have always existed, pathways through space and time. Very few people know of their existence. Fewer still know how to access them. Adventurers Katie and Nathaniel are two of the chosen. They have allowed Miss Brenda and Lady Read More


MFTDE is determined to bring you the best in horror/sci-fi/comedy films. Filmes include Jaded Velvet, Midnight Macabre, and Sensei Tumbleweed “The Most Unexpected”. Check out their website for more info. MFTDE will be appearing Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Booth B7.

Maria Schoen

Maria Schoen is an honorable discharged disabled veteran of the United States Coast Guard who has a professional career as an architectural designer and an international proclaimed chef.  She has been doing art for 30 years, which is her passion.  She is Read More

James Maxey

James Maxey lives in Hillsborough, NC with his wife Cheryl and a clowder of unruly cats. As a child, his mother warned James that reading too many comic books would warp his mind. She was right! Unsuited for decent work, James ekes Read More

Faith & Fandom

Faith & Fandom is a book series that focuses on the intersection of God and Geek Culture. Each book is comprised of essays drawing spiritual parallels between faith and a wide assortment of pop culture and fandoms. Faith & Fandom will be Read More

Davey Beauchamp

Davey Beauchamp is an Artist, Podcaster, Writer and Librarian. Most recently Davey did official artwork for Penguin UK/BBC Children’s Books for their Doctor Who the Illustrated Adventures. The two Doctor Who adventures he illustrated are Robot, the first Tom Baker adventure as the 4th Doctor, Read More


Aerosoul is the creative work of Brian Balor. He is an Indianapolis-based stencil artist. All of his pieces are on found items and recycled pieces. Ranging from vinyl, wood, plexiglass, or even a car! Currently, he is working on expanding his work to galleries, Read More

Pop Culture Images

Pop Culture Images is the brainchild Gary DeStefano.  The Graphic arts world is his whole life, painting and drawing have always been passions. Growing up in the late 1950’s and early 60’s early art influences were the golden and silver age comic Read More

John Dixon

John Dixon is a Disabled Veteran and Traditional Comic Inker. He was born and raised in a little town called Askin, NC but moved to Wilmington, NC in 2013. He joined the US Army in 1992 and spent four years serving his Read More

Ryan Sheffler

Ryan Sheffler is a  full-time QC Lab Tech. Part time comic artist. “Shef” grew up in the Raleigh/ Wake Forest area, and is the creator, writer, and artist of the kid friendly comic strip, “Jeff the Yeti.” It is published weekly at Read More

Kaitie Hendrickson

Kaitie Hendrickson produces high-quality paintings and illustrations for private and corporate hire. Kaitie Hendrickson will be appearing Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Booth F5.

The Cathedral / TJ Morris

TJ Morris is a veteran of the US Airforce. He spent many days in the New Mexico desert during his youth. He has been married thirty-one years and is a father of three: two boys, one girl. In his life he has Read More

Rob Retiano

Illustration, Art, Graphic Design, Commissions, and Freelance Twitter: @thatguydraws Rob Retiano will be appearing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Booth A12.

Dayna Tang Art

Dayna Tang is a Taiwanese-American born illustrator and designer based in Georgia. She is currently pursuing her bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design at The University of Georgia. Apart from school and design work, she loves to create vibrant-colored original pieces and fan art in both traditional Read More

Artness! by Justin Brown

Artness! by Justin Brown, who is a self-employed artist from Virginia. He specializes mostly in digital design, scratchboards, and acrylic paintings focusing on a diverse mixture of pop art, fan art, typography, and commissions. In addition to offering original artwork, his convention Read More

Red Ink Enthusiast

Red Ink Enthusiast by Amanda Marsico. Amanda is the tea-sipping, cat-cuddling, chocolate-sneaking author of Humans In My House (middle-grade fiction), and Acephalous (YA drama); owner of Red Ink Enthusiast, a writing services company; and professor of English and Composition. When she’s not swimming Read More

Zipper Tan

Get Tickets Meet Guests Book Hotel Top Events GalaxyCon Raleigh Join us for a FESTIVAL of fandom July 25-28 at the Raleigh Convention Center. Meet Celebrity and Creative Guests from Comics, Movies, TV, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Anime, Cartoons, Video Games, Wrestling and more!  Read More

Sarah Harrod

Sarah Harrod is an artist based in Raleigh, NC. She has a BA in English Literature from Furman University and is making her living as an artist right now. Currently, she is selling at lots of North Carolina conventions and a few Read More

Brian Bear

Brian Bear specializes in comics, animation, and fan art with his own style and flair. He is the creator of “Jinx and Garadrobe,” and a lover of cartoons, video games, and other sorts of junk food for the brain. Website: Brian Read More

IV Art

IV Art is the work of Iris Vera from Miami. You can see more of her art on   IV Art will be appearing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Booth C11.


SonofaSaint is the work of Angel Manuel Lopez.He is a Brooklyn-based designer with more than eight years of experience, I currently work as Graf-X Unlimited’s Media Director and Lead Graphic Designer, specializing in digital design for use in media and print. Over Read More

Liesel’s Hat Hutch

Liesel’s Hat Hutch specializes in Victorian, steampunk, gothic, and themed miniature top hats. If you can dream it, we can make it! Check them out at   Liesel’s Hat Hutch will be appearing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Booth G13.

J.R. Mounts

J.R. Mounts here, creator, writer and artist for all things Scairy Tales Noir such as the FRIED PICKLE NOIRcrime noir parody series, the comic strip series SCAIRY TALES, the “adorable” DEATH BY BABY and the not so adorable FAMILY MAL— USE!  Check Read More

Flurry The Bear

Flurry the Bear is a novel series for people of all ages. It’s family-friendly and written at a level suitable for ages 7 – 14. The books contain epic fantasy adventure and action to keep you on the edge of your seat. Read More

Doug Hoppes Studio

Doug Hoppes is an American fantasy and plein-air painter based out of Hillsborough, North Carolina.  Doug’s work focuses on representing the darker landscapes and strange creatures in fantasy.  This has led him towards creating a look that is both fine art and Read More