Bologna Children’s Book Fair

Fiera di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

BCBF 2022 welcomes an exciting major addition: the first in-person edition of BolognaBookPlus (BBPlus), the new initiative reaching a wider professional audience across the global publishing industry. The Bologna Children's Book Fair is the world’s leading professional event dedicated to the children's publishing industry attracting over 1,400 exhibitors and  around 30,000 visitors from around 80 countries. 

LUNCH & LEARN: Graphic Novel Scriptwriting with Gibson Twist

Virtual Event Virtual Event

With thousands of pages of script under his belt, author Gibson Twist will look at the basics of how to build a sequential art script, focusing on formats and fundamentals, and what not to worry about at all.

open to Studio members

KCU Graphic Novel Book Launch Panel

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join KCU members for a discussion with a panel of graphic novel creators.

FREE-open to KCU members

Special Storytime: Nadia Salomon

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art 125 West Bay Road, Amherst, Massachusetts

Join author Nadia Salomon as she shares her debut book Goodnight Ganesha, celebrating the bedtime rituals of a pair of siblings visiting their grandparents in India. She’ll read from the book and share an activity sheet for kids to learn about Kalamkari art, the style of illustration found in the book.



Metropolitan Pavilion located at 125 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011.

The MoCCA Arts Fest is a 2-day multimedia event, Manhattan’s largest independent comics and cartoon festival. With over 500 exhibiting artists displaying their work, award-winning honorees speaking about their careers and artistic processes and other featured artists conducting workshops, lectures and film screenings, the Fest and our artists exemplify the limitless aesthetic and social power […]

Grand Rapids Comic Con

The Deltaplex Arena and Conference Center Michigan

Hundreds of thousands of comic books and graphic novels will be available for sale, but one can find many more items for sale. West Michigan Convention Ventures LLC is a family-friendly organization that strives to create PG to PG-13 style events with programming for adults and children of all ages.

Hudson Children’s Book Festival

215 Harry Howard Avenue

This free, public event fosters a love of reading as families meet and greet world-class creators of books for children of all ages. The Hudson Children’s Book Festival, established in 2009, is held each year in the historic city of Hudson, NY, and strives to create, sustain, and nurture a culture of literacy in partnership […]

Free Comic Book Day

We are excited to announce the upcoming release of our 2022 Free Comic Book Day PREVIEWS Exclusive collectible merchandise from Funko and DST. Free Comic Book Day is the best day of the year, where comics from publishers like DC Comics and Marvel Comics are given away absolutely free to people at local comic shops.

Masterclass: How to Build a Successful Career as a Creator

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Curious to learn more about how agents and editors choose authors and illustrators to work with?  Want to understand what it takes to stand out? Need some tips on how to strategically build your career?  In this presentation, Janna gives you the scoop on how to find mentors, identify your strengths, and build a following […]


Kids Con New England

The Everett Arena

New England’s favorite comic con for kids & children’s book event! Inspiring creativity and learning through family-friendly comics, children’s books, art, workshops, gaming, and fun activities! We host events in New Hampshire in spring, and Maine in fall.

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