Artist / Panelist Guest
Longtime SoonerCon grandee Kevin Hopkins teaches painting, drawing, and Photoshop. His designs went into space on the Challenger. He was an artist for Battlestar Galactica comics and winner of the international Illustrators of the Future Contest. He has worked for Warner Brothers Studios on such titles as The Matrix, Looney Toons: Back in Action, The Last Samurai, the first four Harry Potter films, Batman Begins, and many more. He continues to produce art for magazines and paperback book covers.
Saturday, June 8, 2019 11:00 a.m. | Location: Sooner B
Artists create a new book cover for books in our charity collection. Books and their custom covers will be available for sale in the Charity Sale. (Books and cover paper provided.)
Panelists: Sherri Dean, Jerry Bennett, Julie Dillon, Kevin Hopkins, Johnnie Johnson, Harold Neal
Tags: Art Demo
Saturday, June 8, 2019 1:00 p.m. | Location: Sooner B
From mechs and jaegers like Optimus Prime, Hal 9000 to Johnny 5 to Bubo to Bender, Maschinenmensch to Mars rovers to Robby the Robot and R2-D2, how awesome is it to draw robots? Celebrating one of sci-fi art's all-time favorite subjects and the techniques artists use to bring them to life.
Panelists: Jerry Bennett, Kent Clark, Teddy Harvia, Kevin Hopkins, Terry Southard