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Femina and Fauna Cosplay Contest Announcement

Hi guys! I’m excited to announce I’m holding a contest together with Dark Horse Comics in celebration of my Femina & Fauna Artbook 2nd edition! This is a new edition of my artbook, Femina & Fauna, that sold out of 4 printings! In this new edition, there’s a new forward by Simone Legno of tokidoki, new cover, new artwork and new behind-the-scenes content in addition to lots of art from the first edition of Femina & Fauna. The book goes on sale July 12, and you can preorder it here.

In honor of Femina & Fauna 2nd Edition, I’m holding a cosplay contest, similar to my 2016 Rainbow Children Cosplay Contest. To enter, make a cosplay inspired by one of my Femina girls paintings, and post it on Instagram with the hashtags #FeminaCosplay #CamillaDerrico and tag @camillderrico  @DarkHorseComics by 11:59PM PST July 11th. 4 winners will be chosen and receive prizes!

Grand Prize: A signed copy of Femina & Fauna 2nd Edition with an original sketch inside by me! You’ll also receive a signed print of the art image that inspired your cosplay.

3 Runner Ups will receive a signed copy of Femina & Fauna 2nd Edition.

Here are some of my paintings from Femina & Fauna 2nd Edition to help inspire your cosplays!

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I’m so excited to see what you come up with! Make sure to tag me so I can see, and that your account is set to Public. For this contest Dark Horse and I are asking no photoshopping or digital enhancement, we want to see you get creative with your outfits! Happy Cosplaying!!!

 

 

Contest legal details from Dark Horse Comics: No purchase necessary. Contest is not endorsed, sponsored, or administered by Instagram. Must be 18 years of age by entry date. Contest entries only accepted if submitted by 11:59pm (PST) July 11, 2017. Instagram profiles must be set to public for qualifying entries. Four winners will be selected by Dark Horse’s staff based on merit and opinion from all applicable entries. Grand Prize Finalist will be chosen by Camilla from DH winners. Winners will be notified by July 21, 2017. Entry becomes the property of Dark Horse upon receipt. Entry constitutes agreement by winners to be publicized and permission to use each winner’s name and Instagram handle for the purposes of promotion of the contest without further compensation. Contest void where prohibited.

Returning to Vancouver’s VanCaf 2017

Vancouverites! I’m coming back to Vancouver Comic Arts Festival (Vancaf!) next weekend, May 20-21! Vancaf is a FREE to attend event, and brings together tons of amazing small and independent comic creators. It’s an awesome way to find new stories, and support indie projects. I’ll be bringing copies of my passion-project, Tanpopo!

I’ll have copies of Volume 1 and 2 at my Vancaf table J1, along with my Rainbow Children artbooks and some of my How To instructional guides.

I’m also bringing some brand new prints! “Pop Goes The Weasel” will be available at my table J1, along with prints like “Angelica” and “Bettas on my Mind”.

If you can’t make it to Vancaf though, don’t worry! These lovelies are coming to The Camilla Store on Bigcartel starting May 15! There will be lots of wonderful new prints and choices for you lovelies there, so I hope you love it!

I’ll also be debuting new prints like “Minerva” and “Capuchina” at Vancaf, alongside some favorites like Dream Melt and La Capra. There will be lots to see, so come say Hi!

Goodies

I’m bringing enamel pins to Vancaf for the first time! They’re an amazing way to add some artwork to your outfits, and come with locking pin backings to keep them safe from falling off. My Gudetama inspired “Sunny Side Up” pins even have rainbow glitter in the bacon!

I’ve made some printed mugs for Vancaf! I can only bring a very few pieces though, so be sure to visit my Vancaf table J1 early to choose your favorite!

I’ll have some of my microfiber cleaning cloths at Vancaf table J1! These beauties are fully machine washable, and great for cleaning your glasses, phone, tablet, or other glass surfaces too!

Visit Camilla at Calgary Expo

Get ready Calgary, I’m headed to Calgary Expo for my next trip! I’m coming back to tables X4-5 in the Main Hall Guest Artist Section, and bringing new art and goodies with me!

Special Events

I’m going to be live painting at the Kensington Art Supplies booth Friday, April 28 from 3pm-4pm. Come visit and watch me work on a brand new painting! I’ll have copies of my How-To guide “Pop Painting” at the expo, which shows step-by-step how I make my paintings, with lots of photos! I’ll be signing books all weekend, so come say hi!

Pop Coloring Panel

I’m presenting a panel on Pop Manga Coloring Book this weekend at Calgary Expo. Come to room Palomino AB on Saturday April 29th at 11am and you can color pages from Pop Manga Coloring Book with me! I’m bringing some packs of colored pencils for you, or you can bring your own, and pick up a Calgary Expo exclusive printed page of Pop Manga Coloring Book. See you there!

Geek Girl Gathering

I’ll be part of the Geek Girl Gathering on Friday night! This will be a mixer-type event with other geeky and awesome creative gals, with drinks and prizes, so come say Hi!

Scheduled Start Date & Time:  Friday, 28-Apr-17 8:00 PM
Scheduled End Date & Time:  Friday, 28-Apr-17 10:00 PM
Scheduled Room: Palomino E

Win An Original Painting

I have exciting news! Calgary Expo attendees have the chance to win one of my original oil paintings! Complete the Calgary Expo Passport event for a chance to take home my original framed painting “Bowl In The Wind”, inspired by the Masters of the Universe! More details about the Calgary Expo Passports are found here.

Prints

I’m bringing prints to my Calgary Expo tables X4-5! Come find me there where I’ll have “Betas on my Mind”, “Aria”, “Muffler”, “Dream Melt” and many more!

Hard Enamel Pins

Is your pin game strong? It can be! I’m bringing “Sunny Side Up” and “Sir Reginald” hard enamel pins to my tables X4-5. Hard enamel pins have a beautiful polished surface, and rainbow glitter in Sunny Side Up’s rainbow bacon blanket!

Stickers & Coasters

I’m bringing vinyl stickers for the first time to Calgary Expo, and mix and match coaster sets! These stickers are great for putting on laptop covers, sketchbooks, even your car! Come check them out and pick our your favorites at my tables X4-5 this weekend.

Original Artwork

I’m bringing a small number of original drawings and Japanese Shikishi boards to Calgary Expo! I’ll take a limited number of headshot drawing commissions each day at the show. They could be pen & ink for $75 or graphite drawings for $100, here’s a look at one I did in Chicago!

Books

I’m bringing lots of books to Calgary Expo! You can pick up a copy of my graphic novel series Tanpopo GN Vol 1 & 2, or copies of my How-To books “Pop Manga” and “Pop Painting”! I’ll also have lots of copies of “Pop Manga Coloring Book”, so you could bring your new copy to color with me at my Coloring panel Saturday 11am in room Palomino AB! Or collect a copy of my newest artbook “Rainbow Children”. I’m happy to sign books for no extra cost, and you can ask about sketches in books at the show!

Totebags

 

Calgary Expo fans will have a chance to pick up one of my beautiful “Moonflower” totebags, or a new “Hello My Neighbor” tote! Each tote is double-sided with a zipper, machine washable, and strong!

Calgary Expo Charity Artbook

Calgary Expo makes beautiful themed artbooks with proceeds being donated to the Make A Wish foundation of southern Alberta. I’m honored to contribute artwork to this year’s themed artbook, “Fairy Tales & Classic Monsters”! You can pick up a copy of the artbook at the Calgary Expo Store in Hall D, and if you bring it to my table X4-5, I’ll sign my artwork page! Visit the Charity Auction for a special print of my expo artwork page, details are found here.

Visit Camilla at C2E2 Chicago

Get ready, Chicago! I’m coming to C2E2 for the first time, at Artist Alley table T1! I’m bringing lots of prints, my artbook Rainbow Children, Pop Manga Coloring Book, new stickers, postcards and more goodies!

Live Painting

I’m so excited to be painting live, streamed on Twitch again at C2E2 next weekend! I’ll be painting on Saturday April 22 from 12:15pm-1pm on the Twitch stage, streamed live through C2E2’s site! You can watch me work on a brand new painting, and take Q&A. I’ve got more plans for streaming after C2E2, so stay tuned!

New Prints

I’m bringing new and fan-favorite art prints to my C2E2 Artist Alley table T1! Including “Pop Goes The Weasel”, which will be the first time this rainbow dragon beauty debuts as an art print. But don’t fret! I have plans for her for fans online too. Check out some of the other print images I’ll have at table T1!

Books

I’ll have copies of Rainbow Children, and my Pop Manga Coloring Book at my table T1! I’m happy to sign books and prints, and if you’d like your book with an original sketch inside, I’ll be doing sketches in books for +$20ea!

 

Stickers

I love stickers! I’m bringing new 4″ vinyl stickers to my AA table T1, like these beautiful Rainbow roll ones. They’re great for putting on your sketchbook, laptop cover, or even your car!

 

Hard Enamel Pins

C2E2 will be the first convention my new Hard Enamel pin versions of Sir Reginald and Sunny Side Up are available at! These hard enamel pins are larger, 1.5″ and have a smooth polished surface. They’re rainbowtastic! And the Sunny Side Up ones even have rainbow glitter in the bacon. Mmm!

 

Visit Camilla At Emerald City Comic Con

Camilla returns to Emerald City Comic Con! Find Camilla at booth 1532 for brand new original artwork, painted toys, prints, books, goodies and more!
New Prints

The third and final sister piece, “The Sage”, releases to complete the trinity! A few die-hard fans have already collected both “The Frog Princess” and “The Enchantress”. Visit Camilla’s ECCC booth 1532 for the show-exclusive release of “The Sage” 11×14″ fine art print. If you won’t make it to the show, maybe a friend could pick one up for you? If any prints of The Sage remain after ECCC, stay tuned to Camilla’s Newsletter Here for online availability info.

“Butterfall” and “Farlena” join Camilla’s ECCC prints lineup! Collect your print, or one of Camilla’s other beautiful convention prints, at ECCC booth 1532 and Camilla can sign it in person!

A handful of Ophelia open edition fine art prints will be available at ECCC booth 1532! Ophelia has never been available at Emerald City before, so be sure to snap yours up early! Camilla will have a very few “Muffler” and “Aria” open edition fine art prints as well. Lions and Giraffes and Birds- Oh my!

Apparel

Now these are some socks I wouldn’t mind mixing-and-matching! Camilla is bringing socks made in collaboration with To Die For clothing to ECCC booth 1532. Only a handful of pairs will be available, so pick yours up early.

Camilla will have a selection of limited edition and retired apparel items including tshirts, tops, scarves, and more at booth 1532. Quantities and sizes are extremely limited, so be sure to check Camilla’s booth early for the most selection!
Original Artwork

Camilla will have a handful of original graphite drawings and 2 hand-painted toys at her ECCC booth 1532! Each piece is one-of-a-kind and original artworks find homes fast, so check Camilla’s booth early!

Vintage Plates

Hang on to your hats! A collection of one-of-a-kind vintage plates printed with Camilla’s artwork releases at ECCC booth 1532! Each piece is unique and will range in size and cost,  offering options for most every collector. Plates find homes fast, so visit Camilla’s booth early for the most selection.

 

Signing at Kinokuniya Booth 1713

Swing by Kinokuniya booth 1713 Friday Mar 3 from 11-11:3am for Camilla’s signing! Kinokuniya will have brand new release Camilla totebags available alongside Camilla’s books. Signatures are free, so stop by!

Thank You Comic Con Palm Springs

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Victory! Camilla has returned from a fantastic weekend at Comic Con Palm Springs. Thank you so much to everyone organizing CCPS, fans who came to visit, and supporters following excitedly online!

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Comic Con Palm Springs exclusive print release, “Oh Deery!”, will be headed to The Camilla Store in limited quantities. Signed & Numbered in an edition of 30 pieces,  once sold out, this little sweetheart will not be reprinted, so subscribe here for online release updates.

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Comic Con Palm Springs fans were also treated to a colourful new friend- Sir Reginald Enamel Pins! Sir Reginald’s pin design was adapted together with the help of Jeremy Dale, and he’s looking fancy and fine! More pins are planned for upcoming convention events, so stay tuned to Camilla’s Calendar of Events here for upcoming events near you.

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Leeanna Vamp Visiting Camilla’s Booth

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Thank you to those collecting new and sketched copies of Camilla’s Pop Painting, Pop Manga Coloring Book, Tanpopo, Rainbow Children and more! Camilla set aside some time every day in Palm Springs for sketching in books, and more sketched copies will be coming for online fans very soon! Stay tuned here for details.

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Pins-Abound with Jay Salvador #SuperEmoFriends

With many thanks again, we hope to see you next year, Comic Con Palm Springs!

Camilla Returns to Phoenix Comic Con 2016

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Camilla returns to Phoenix Comic Con! Find Camilla at booth 698 for new prints, books, original artwork, convention exclusive goodies and more!

Phoenix Comic Con runs June 2-5 at the Phoenix Convention Center. Exhibition Hall hours are:

June 2:  4-9pm

June 3: 10am-7pm

June 4: 10am-7pm

June 5: 10am-5pm

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Prints

Camilla will have a selection of prints, both new and some retired gems, at booth 698. Collect your favourites early, as supplies are limited, and some prints will not be available on The Camilla Store.

Wolfling

Shipwrecked Rainbow

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Original Artwork

Camilla is bringing a very few framed original 5×7″ graphite drawings and sketch cover comics to Phoenix Comic Con. Graphite drawings typically sell out from The Camilla Store in minutes, as each pieces is one-of-a-kind. Collect your original artwork early in the show  from booth 698 while pieces are available.

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Books
Camilla will have copies of her new Rainbow Children Artbook, Helmetgirls Artbook, how to paint instructional guide Pop Painting, as well as Tanpopo GN 1 & 2, and Pop Manga. Rainbow Children and Pop Painting have sold out early during Camilla’s 2016 conventions, so plan to collect your copy early from booth 698. Inquire an original sketch inside for +$20.

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New Goodies

Camilla is bringing a selection of convention-exclusive merchandise to Phoenix Comic Con booth 698. A very few Puff Scarves,  coaster sets, buttons, mousepads, as well as a limited run of Angry Universe zippered pouches. Once sold out, this zippered pouch design will not be re-made.

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Camilla and ToDieFor Clothing have teamed up to produce an exquisite collection of new designer socks! These will debut at Phoenix Comic Con Booth 698, and San Diego Comic Con this coming July. Online fans, stay tuned for availability details by signing up to our newsletter here.

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Camilla Returns to Vancouver Comic Arts Festival

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Camilla returns to Vancaf- Vancouver Comic Arts Festival in the Yaletown Roundhouse Community Center May 21-22. Find Camilla at tables I5-6 for prints, new books, original artwork, goodies and more. Admission is free, so come visit Camilla!

Prints

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Visit Camilla at tables I5-6 for a selection of prints, including retired images no longer found on The Camilla Store, and one-of artist proofs.

Farfalla

Paint Catcher

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Hello My Kitty Land

Books

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Visit Camilla’s tables I5-6 for newly released Rainbow Children and Pop Painting copies. Inquire an original sketch in your copy for +20$.

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Original Artwork

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A small handful of original framed graphite drawings will be available at Vancaf. Each piece is one-of-a-kind, so visit Camilla’s tables I5-6 early for the most selection.

Goodies

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Camilla will have a selection of very limited merchandise; coasters, mousepads, laptop cases, necklaces and more. Some will be available in quantities as few as 1-2 pieces, so visit early to add something special to your collection.

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Visit Camilla at Calgary Expo

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Camilla returns to Calgary Expo in Hall A’s Guest Section, tables X4-X5. Visit Camilla for new books, prints, apparel, goodies and more. Calgary Expo runs

Thurs April 28: 4-9pm

Fri April 29: 1-9pm

Sat April 30: 10am-7pm

Sun May 1: 10am-5pm

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Panels:

 Join Camilla for:

2)     Saturday 1pm in Palomino AB    Camilla d’Errico Surreal For The Real

Calgary Comic Con Exclusive Print

1, 12/9/15, 12:18 PM, 8C, 8940x10284 (0+1236), 150%, Repro 2.2 v2, 1/8 s, R83.8, G28.1, B40.2

Camilla’s new painting “The Frog Princess” debuts as a print for the first time, exclusively for Calgary Expo. A limited number of 11×14″ prints have been made, and will be available at Camilla’s tables X4-X5. Not going to the expo? Maybe a friend can help pick one up, or if any remain after the show, online release details will go out through our newsletter here.

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New to Calgary Expo are open edition fine art prints of Camilla’s “Aria”. These beautiful 11×14″ prints are made on 300gsm entrada paper with archival inks. Collect yours signed at Camilla’s Calgary Expo tables X4-5. Online fans, stay tuned to our newsletter here for future release details.

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Visit Camilla’s guest artist tables X4-X5 for prints available only at conventions, such as coloured “Moonflower” and coloured “Paper Hearts” mini prints.

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Books

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Visit Camilla’s tables X4-5 for copies of her newest artbook “Rainbow Children” and smashingly successful how-to books Pop Manga & Pop Painting. Camilla will have copies of Tanpopo GN 1 & 2 as well. Inquire your new book with an original sketch inside for +$20.

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Apparel

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Big beautiful “Puff” scarves are coming to Calgary Expo in extremely limited quantities. Scarves featuring Puff will only be available in person at Camilla’s convention & in-person events. Check Camilla’s calendar of events here for a show near you, or ask a friend to pick one up.

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New compact mirrors featuring Camilla’s artworks join Camilla’s Calgary Expo offerings. Visit Camilla in person at tables X4-5 to check them out!

Original Artwork

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A handful of original framed graphite drawings will be available at Camilla’s Calgary Expo tables X4-5. Each is one-of-a-kind, and they often find homes fast, so visit early in the show.

 

Dances With Dreams Reception & Signing at Corey Helford Gallery

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Join Camilla in person at Corey Helford Gallery, 7-10pm for opening reception of Dances With Dreams, Camilla’s solo exhibition. A brand new collection of artwork, including pieces not yet published for public viewing, debuts for exhibition and sale.

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For original artwork inquiries and online preview, please email Jan at jch@coreyhelfordgallery.com

Signing 

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Join Camilla Sunday, April 24 at Corey Helford Gallery from 2-4pm for a signing & new print release event. Camilla releases “Aria”, pictured above, as 11×14″ open edition fine art prints, along with a Limited Edition signed & numbered hand embellished print of “Pramella”, image previewed below.

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Camilla will have copies of her newest artbook “Rainbow Children” along with her step-by-step how to paint book “Pop Painting” available for purchase. Inquire an original sketch inside your copy for +$20. Can’t make it to the signing? Keep an eye on our newsletter by subscribing here for release information on new prints and sketched-in books.

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