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Preregister for Retro Con and get a Free Geeky Yarn Craft!

June 7, 2013 Leave a comment

Besides being included in exclusive raffles at the show, pre-registrants will also be allowed the choice of one of our homemade geeky yarn crafts to keep!

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Video games, cartoons, movies, we’ve got an eclectic mix! These are made of yarn woven into plastic canvas. Most are made into magnets, but some are pins. These will be available on a first-come/first-served basis at the show while supplies last, so get here early to pick out a favorite!!

You can buy your tickets to the show HERE!

Categories: Conventions, Retro Art

Artists Dave Perillo, Scott Derby, & Tom Whalen return to Retro Con!

May 27, 2013 Leave a comment

We are pleased to announce the return of the triumvirate to Retro Con! Artists Dave Perillo, Scott Derby, and Tom Whalen will all be back for our 2013 show. All three are accomplished artists with a flair for retro-themed works, and all have been featured in the highly popular Gallery1988 exhibit.

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Dave Perillo

Dave is an illustrator/cartoonist living in the Philly burbs. He has done artwork for Marvel’s Avengers, AMC’s Breaking Bad, the bands Flight of the Concords & My Morning Jacket, Teefury, Disney Television Animation, Disney Merchandising, Mad Magazine, Target, Acme Archives and Mondo. He has had his art featured at Gallery 1988, Spoke Art Gallery, Gallery Nucleus, LTD Gallery and many others.

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Categories: Conventions, Guests, Retro Art

Retro Artist Scott Derby Joins Retro Con!

October 6, 2012 Leave a comment

The talented Scott Derby to join us at Retro Con!

Scott Derby is a Philly based illustrator that has done work for AMC’s Breaking Bad, musician Diana Krall,, NBC’s “30 Rock”, Bloomberg Businessweek,, and more. His work has also been featured in group shows at galleries such as Gallery 1988, LTD

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Retro Artists Dave Perillo & Tom Whalen Join Retro Con!

September 13, 2012 Leave a comment

Retro Con is proud to announce two more retro guests: Dave Perillo & Tom Whalen. Both are well known for their artistic talents, and have dedicated a great deal of their art towards the television shows and movies of the 70’s & 80’s.

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Categories: Guests, Retro Art

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