Official Press Release
LOS ANGELES -- The wondrously talented Mike Mignola and George Pérez have donated their time for two lucky winners in the latest The Hero Initiative Benefit Lunch and Sketch Ebay Auctions.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to talk shop with Mignola and Pérez at the Phoenix Cactus Comicon!!! Pérez has announced that his last cons until 2009 will be Phoenix Cactus Comicon, New York Comic-Con and Pittsburgh. Don't miss out on seeing the great George Pérez NOW!
The bidding begins Wednesday, January 24 for Perez's auction click here
and for Mignola's auction at click here
Both auctions will run for three days.
Mignola's lunch will take place on Saturday, January 27 at 12 pm. Pérez's lunch will take place on Sunday, January 28 at 1 pm.
WHAT: Win Lunch And A Sketch With George Pérez AND Win Lunch And A Sketch With Mike Mignola!
WHERE: This weekend at Phoenix Cactus Comicon. Check out http://www.phoenixcomicon.com.
George Pérez is a comic industry icon having worked on such great comics as Avengers, Fantasic Four, Iron Man and Justice League of America. Pérez has currently released George Perez: Storyteller.
Mike Mignola's most notable work is Hellboy. His "The Amazing Screw-On Head" debuted last year on the Sci-Fi Channel. He currently writing and drawing the series B.P.R.D. for Dark Horse Comics.
WHEN: Bidding begins TODAY, Wednesday, January 24, 2007!
BOOTH #50 SCHEDULE
George Pérez from 10:00-11:00
Howard Chaykin from 2:00-4:00
Howard Chaykin from 10:00-12:00
George Pérez from 2:00-4:00
In addition, George Pérez will be doing a special signing at CGC's booth 65-66 on Saturday to benefit The Hero Initiative. CGC's goal is to raise at least $100 for The Hero Initiative with this signing otherwise they will make up the difference!
Lunch And A Sketch with Mike Mignola and Lunch And A Sketch with George Pérez are benefits for The Hero Initiative. The Hero Initiative is the first-ever federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated strictly to helping comic book creators in need. Hero creates a financial safety net for yesterdays' creators who may need emergency medical aid, financial support for essentials of life, and an avenue back into paying work. It's a chance for all of us to give back something to the people who have given us so much enjoyment. For more information, visit www.HeroInitiative.org or call 310-909-7809.