Hero Initiative at Mid-Ohio Con

Tue, November 2nd, 2010 at 12:28pm PDT

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Official Press Release

Hero Initiative will celebrate Mid-Ohio Con’s 30th year as one of America’s longest-running and most successful comic book and pop-culture conventions! It’s happening this weekend, November 6-7 in Exhibit Hall E of the http://www.columbusconventions.com/" target="_blank">Greater Columbus Convention Center, 400 North High Street, Columbus, OH For tickets visit http://midohiocon.blogspot.com/. In celebration, Hero Initiative, the non-profit organization that helps comic creators in medical and financial need, will have signings and live sketching by special guests at its booth.

We have excellent news for the BPAL fans out there! Heroine, the new scent from Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab featuring the great new Adam Hughes label, will be available at the con! Heroine is the first scent created specifically for The Hero Initiative, and features Nepalese amber, East African patchouli, dark musk, apple blossom, petit grain, aged leather, skin musk, and rhubarb. Heroine will be available for $25 at the con, and will be $26 when it goes live on the http://www.blackphoenixalchemylab.com/welcome.html" target="_blank">BPAL site in late November.

While getting a sketch, a couple of signatures and smelling amazing, you can browse the next six highly anticipated Hero Initiative original Archie #600 covers that are for sale! The next six available—from artists Norm Breyfogle, Agnes Garbowska, Leonard Kirk, Joseph Linsner, Al Milgrom and Aaron Sowd—will be on display at Hero’s Mid-Ohio booth as they’re simultaneously up for auction on eBay! Check out: http://search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZheroinitiativeQQhtZ-1

Sketching and signing schedule as follows:

SAT, Nov. 6 10-6
1130-1230: Kurt Busiek
130-230: Herb Trimpe

SUN, Nov. 7
1030-1130: Matt Wagner

TAGS:  hero initiative, mid-ohio con, black phoenix alchemy lab, kurt busiek, herb trimpe, matt wagner

 
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