Christmas/Seasonal parties for comics folks in in NYC are mostly about the big two and not everyone gets invited to those. But tomorrow the CBLDF and the Society of Illustrators are teaming for a holiday party that should be a chance for the rest of us to celebrate together. The Society of Illustrators has a wonderful clubhouse, fine food and excellent drinks. And a ticket supports the CBLDF.
Join Comic Book Legal Defense Fund and the Museum of Comic & Cartoon Art for a festive holiday celebration at Society of Illustrators on Wednesday, December 10, from7:00 to 10:00 p.m.! Toast a year of outstanding comics with special guests including Paul Pope, Chip Kidd, Bob Fingerman, Gregory Benton, and New York’s finest cartoonists in the Society’s Hall of Fame Gallery. Tickets are available now for a contribution of $15 forCBLDF and SOI members and MoCCA 2014 exhibitors, or $20 for all others. A light dinner buffet and raffle ticket are included in the entry fee. All are welcome.
Who: CBLDF and MoCCA
When: Wednesday, December 10, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Where: Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame Gallery, 128 East 63rd Street, New York, NY 10065
$15 / CBLDF and SOI Members or MoCCA Exhibitors
$20 / Non-Members
About Comic Book Legal Defense Fund
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of the First Amendment rights of the comics art form and its community of retailers, creators, publishers, librarians, and readers. CBLDF provides legal referrals, representation, advice, assistance, and education in furtherance of these goals. www.cbldf.org
About the Society of Illustrators
The Society of Illustrators’ mission is to promote the art of illustration, to appreciate its history and evolving nature through exhibitions, lectures and education, and to contribute the service of its members to the welfare of the community at large. Founded in 1901, the Society has had a distinguished yet lively history as an active participant in the ever-changing field of illustration. The vitality of the organization depends on attracting qualified artists and others to join us in our mission. To know more, click on Become a Member. Mingle with the city’s finest creators and professionals in the Society’s Hall of Fame gallery as we raise a toast to the new year!
Buy tickets here. Invite art above by Bob Fingerman….which should be the PERMANENT invitation art for every party!
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.