Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: Comic Book and Graphic Novel art
Program category: Literature- Authors
Media- Other
Visual Arts- Cartooning
Program length: 45 minutes to 1 hour
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: 25
Program description: Mark McKenna, a 26 year veteran Comic Book artist for, Marvel, DC and Dark Horse Comics has worked on over 450 comics and over 7000 pages of artwork. He has worked on comics such as The X Men, The Hulk, Batman and most recently Star Wars... Mark has created a program that gets the audience involved in the comic book creating mentality from the story inception to the 5 stages of creating a comic book. Can be "hands on" or a straight lecture. Also, Mark has created a kids book property Banana Tail in which his 3rd book, Banana Tail's Colorful Adventure shipped late last Summer. He has a 25 minute power point presentation on how he created the world of Banana Tail and his friends Tic Tac, the plaid zebra and Reena, the mood-color changing rhino!
Space/special requirements: Classroom size
Travel restrictions: 75 miles
Program fee: $201- $350
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: If traveling longer distances, travel expenses will be required...
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 10/12/2011
   
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Performer name: Mark McKenna
Phone: 845-651-2989
Mailing address: 64 Green Meadow Rd,
Florida,, NY 10921
E-mail address: Markinker@aol.com
Website: http://Bananatail.com
   
Previous appearances at: Louis Bay 2nd Library, Hawthorne, NJ, River Vale Library, River Vale, NJ, Rensellaer Library, Albany, NY, Lenape Elementary School, New Paltz, NY, Florida Library, Florida, NY
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 03/18/2013

 

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