Steve Lieber on Convention Season


There’s a new installment of Dilettante, Steve Lieber’s industry insider column, over on Comic-Con’s Toucan blog! In this 6th essay, Steve discusses the powers and perils of convention season.

Comics culture can be intense even in small doses. Conventions concentrate the experience and maximize the possibilities for introductions, interactions, juxtapositions. I’ve made new friends and cemented relationships with old ones. I’ve watched artists I’ve admired since I was a child working on drawings, and pawed through stacks of their original art. I’ve met clients and collaborators who’ve changed my career.

To read more, head over to the Toucan blog!