And one more! Impact Books is sponsoring a one day intensive on July 21, the day before the San Diego Comic-Con kicks off.

Online registration is now open for the new Impact University Pro Comics and Art Workshop, a one-day intensive of comics, graphic novel and art educational programming featuring some of the industry’s top names. Sponsored by the publisher of Impact Books, this groundbreaking event takes place Wednesday, July 21, 2009 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego, California. Impact University is the place for would-be comic writers, illustrators and colorists to learn about breaking into the comic book industry. Seminars, hands-on workshops and portfolio reviews will provide last minute guidance for attendees at Comic Con later that week.

Panelists and workshop instructors include Peter David, David Petersen, Jimmy Palmiotti, Amanda Conner, Andy Schmidt, Chris Ryall, Scott Tipton, Tom Nguyen, Maggie Thompson and Brian and Kristy Miller from Hi-Fi Colour.

The price for the one day conference is $199. Workshops may be added on for an additional $75 fee each but space is limited. Complete details on Impact University and online registration can be found at

Once more, here’s where to find out more.