UPDATED: Fri, Jul 15, 04:48PM
Visual artist and Comic-Con special guest Eric Drooker
will project hundreds of his magical images and explore how his early years as a street artist in New York City inspired his award-winning graphic novels Flood!
and Blood Song
. He'll discuss the process of designing the animation for the recent hit film Howl
, starring James Franco, and how he adapted it for the new book, Howl: A Graphic Novel
. Best known for his numerous cover paintings for The New Yorker
, Drooker will tell hilarious-but-true stories of how he wound up getting published.http://www.comic-con.org/cci/cci_search_results.php?strShow=30&strRec=3524