Hello from Calgary Expo! The show is on, and my booth is set up at guest artist tables X4-5! I have lots of prints, books, totes, and goodies, so if you’re in the Calgary area, be sure to stop by and say hi!
I’m giving a live painting demo at Kensington Art Supplies booth x20-21, Friday at 3pm! Come and watch me work on a new painting and chat, I’m happy to sign books, too!
On Saturday, April 29, I’m presenting a panel at Calgary Expo on my book Pop Manga Coloring Book! You can come and color along with me on pages from my book. I’ll bring some colored pencils, or you can bring your own from home! My panel will be in Palomino room AB on Saturday at 11am. See you there!
I’ve brought lots of goodies to Calgary Expo this year! Check out these beautiful totebags of my painting “Hello My Neighbor”. If you can’t make it to Calgary Expo, fear not! I’ll also bring some to my next show, Comicpalooza in Houston TX, May 12-14.
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!
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
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.
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!
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!
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.
Camilla returns to Emerald City Comic Con! Find Camilla at booth 1532 for brand new original artwork, painted toys, prints, books, goodies and more!
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!
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!
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!
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!
What an amazing week of adventures! Camilla is back from her exciting double-trip to San Francisco CA and Phoenix AZ. Camilla visited San Francisco to film brand new instructional How-To-Draw classes with the Creativebug team. The team decorated the set in a delightful collection of Camilla goodies for the occasion.
Camilla’s beautifully shot, high-quality video classes are slated to release in March on Creativebug’s website. You can sign up now with Creativebug here! Camilla and the Creativebug team live-streamed to Creativebug’s Facebook. You can check out the full recording of the stream!
Thank you so much to everyone who came out and visited Camilla’s Kinokuniya Books San Francisco location Meet & Greet! Camilla had a blast chatting with everyone, signing books, doing sketches, and sharing her books with fellow art-lovers.
Lots of travelling means beautiful sights, and airport sketching sessions! One double-rainbow later, Camilla was on her way to Phoenix AZ for Creativation convention.
Visitors to Creativation convention Baker & Taylor booth #1425 got a chance to visit with Camilla and watch her live painting and live drawing demonstrations up-close. Camilla began a brand new painting for her Dorothy Circus Gallery showing in Rome, coming March 31th. Check out Camilla’s weekend progress!
Online fans on Instagram were treated to 3 days of Camilla Live-Streaming while she painted and drew, chatting with fans and taking questions in real-time. Follow @camilladerrico for more upcoming streams in the near future!
Thank you to everyone who tuned in to the streams, visited at Creativation, and to the teams at Baker & Taylor, Random House Books, Creativebug and Kinokuniya Books for their wonderful support!
Camilla loves you, San Francisco and Phoenix, and is excited for more future shenanigans and art-sharing events to come!
Would you like Camilla to appear for an author event, or at a convention near you? Suggest to your local book store or favorite local event you would like to see Camilla featured as a guest artist, and it could happen!
Coming Soon February 3rd
Beautiful new prints and one-of-a-kind art goodies are coming to The Camilla Store and TheCamillaStore.Etsy.Com February 3rd! Camilla will be releasing new signed prints, limited edition fine art prints, Artist Proof prints, one-of-a-kind original drawings, painted toys, printed plates, hard enamel pins and more!
Many of these special goodies are one-of-a-kind releasing on The Camilla Store on Etsy Feb 3rd 12noon EST, so be sure to check early on release day here.
Camilla is sharing the love during her February 3rd releases! One lucky recipient who places their order on The Camilla Store or The Camilla Store on Etsy between February 3-6 will receive an original 5×7″ graphite drawing and Camilla themed card to give to their special someone, or keep for their collection. Preview more details here.
Camilla is appearing for the first time at San Francisco’s Kinokuniya Books location! Visit Camilla for a free-to-attend signing and Meet & Greet, Tuesday Jan 17th at Kinokuniya’s 1581 Webster Street location from 6:30PM. Bring your Camilla books or prints, or pick up a new copy of one of Camilla’s titles at Kinokuniya Books. Signing is free, and Camilla will be offering original hand-drawn sketches inside your Camilla book from $20ea.
Kinokuniya Books has announced Camilla’s Pop Manga Coloring Book is among their esteemed Best Of 2016 list! Have you collected your copy yet? Find one on The Camilla Store here, or a local retailer near you.
Live Drawing with Creativebug
Watch Camilla draw live, streamed on the Creativebug Facebook page here, Thursday Jan 19th at 4pm PST! Camilla will be creating manga-style portraits in the Creativebug HQ for fans all over the world to tune in to enjoy.
Live Demos CHA Creativation Phoenix Tradeshow
Camilla is presenting Live Drawing and Live Painting demos at Creativation Show, Phoenix AZ Jan 21-23. Visit Camilla at Baker & Taylor booth 1425 for scheduled demonstrations of:
Saturday 1/21: Live Painting – “Eyes” from Pop Painting 1:45pm – 2:30pm
Sunday 1/22: Live Drawing – “Girls Face” from How To Draw Pop Manga – 11:15am – 12:00noon
Monday 1/23: – “Boys Face” from How To Draw Pop Manga – 11:15am – 12:00noon
Happy New Year! It’s 2017, and Camilla is kicking things off with a bang – new art, new events and new projects are on the horizon!
Here’s a look at Camilla’s newest painting, “Joella”, pictured above. This oil painting will exhibit at Dorothy Circus Gallery in Camilla’s upcoming exhibition, opening March 30th. Stay tuned for more details.
Kinokuniya Books San Francisco Signing & Meet and Greet
Camilla is appearing at Kinokuniya Bookstore San Francisco January 17th at 6:30pmfor a book signing & Meet and Greet event. Attendance and signatures are free! Bring your book or prints from home, or collect a copy of some of Camilla’s books at Kinokuniya to have them signed. Camilla will be offering original sketch artworkdone inside your book from $20ea.
More How-To Goodness To Come in 2017
Camilla is working on a special project with the team at Creativebug to bring you all new How-To lessons and videos. Stay tuned for more information by subscribing to Camilla’s newsletter here.
New Vancouver Studio
Camilla is opening her new downtown Vancouver art studio to the publicstarting this spring for visits and events. This will offer special opportunities for supporters to get sneak peeks and behind-the-scenes looks at how Camilla creates her artwork, visit with Camilla, and scope out never-before-seen goodies. Would you like to visit Camilla’s studio? Email email@example.com to be added to the studio tours invites list.
Camilla returns to New York Comic Con’s The Block booth #215 October 6-9th. Visit Camilla at the show, and don’t miss out on Camilla’s “Coloring Between The Lines: Adult Coloring Books As Art” panel alongside Tokidoki’s Simone Legno, Megan Massacre, and Payton Cosell Turner.
Coloring Between The Lines panel takes place Saturday Oct 8th, 5:15PM in Room 1B03 of the Javitts Center.
Camilla’s “The Enchantress” releases at NYCC booth 215 as a New York Comic Con exclusive 11×14″ art print. This lace-laden beauty will not be re-printed after the run sells out, so collect yours, or ask a friend to pick one up for you, while they last.
Camilla is bringing big beautiful 16×16″ sized Puff prints to NYCC booth 215. Collect yours signed for no extra charge!
New Gudetama and Totoro inspired prints will be available at NYCC booth 215 alongside many other new and fan-favourite images. Quantities will be limited, so visit Camilla’s booth early for the most selection.
Camilla will have a full selection of artbooks, instructional how-to books and graphic novels at booth 215. Inquire your copy with a sketch inside for +$20!
NYCC Exclusive apparel releases are coming to booth 215. These high-quality full print tanktops and tshirts, made collaboratively by Camilla x Nuvango, are a stunning way to make artwork a part of your wardrobe. Once sold out, these apparel editions will not be re-made.
Camilla releases a very special limited edition Modify Watch, “Buttercup”, is available in an edition of 10 pieces only. Once sold out, these wristwatches will not be remade. Collect yours from booth 215. Also coming to NYCC are a handful of “Suckerpunch” and “Make It Rain” totebags. Produced in a limited run of 50 pieces, these beauties will not stick around long.
Printed vintage plates in one-of designs are coming to Camilla’s booth 215! Each plate is unique, with 1 piece available, so do not delay in picking up your favorite!
Camilla has created 2 new original oil paintings, and a collection of graphite drawings, for NYCC booth 215. All originals are one of a kind, so visit Camilla early in the show for the most selection.
Barnes & Noble Signing Oct 10
Don’t have tickets to New York Comic Con? Visit Camilla in person at Barnes & Noble October 10th, 7pm, at the 86th & Lexington Ave location in NYC. Camilla will be signing, taking questions, and probably have a story or two, if you come visit! 😉 See more details here.
San Diego Comic Con 2016 is behind us, and Camilla and our crew are resurfacing after another wonderful showing. Thank you to everyone who came to the booth, visited, collected new books or prints, and shared your new Camilla goodies on social media!
Camilla’s booth was packed with amazing new apparel, prints, new books including Pop Manga Coloring Book that released July 19th, and a veritable gallery of original artworks.
The original artworks seen here have sold. Do you ever think about acquiring an original Camilla artwork? Subscribe to our newsletter here for upcoming release info on graphite artworks, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you to everyone who attended Panels events Camilla contributed to, the Nerd Trivia Challenge and Cult of Adult Coloring Books were a smash hit! Both Camilla and Random House Books booths sold out of Pop Manga Coloring Book halfway through the weekend.
Also a warm Thank You to everyone who attended Camilla’s Barnes & Noble Mira Mesa location signing after SDCC. The drawing demo was a lot of fun, and it’s a blast seeing your coloring book progress shots on social media! Would you like Camilla to visit a Barnes & Noble near you? Suggest to your local B&N that you’d like to see Camilla for an Author Event, and it could happen!
A handful of SDCC Exclusive goodies remain from Comic Con, and are headed to The Camilla Store for fans online. Stay tuned to our newsletter here for release details.
Camilla returns to San Diego Comic Con Booth#4723! Camilla is thrilled to share new live programming contributions on 2 SDCC Panels, the brand new release of her Pop Manga Coloring Book, new and exclusive original artworks, prints, apparel and much much more.
Stay Tuned for Full Panel programming details released in conjunction with SDCC’s Official Program Schedule! 🙂
New Paintings in Progress
Camilla will have a small handful of new original paintings and new framed graphite drawings debuting at SDCC Booth 4723. Affordably priced and one-of-a-kind, petite originals tending to find homes quickly, so be sure to visit early for the most selection.
SDCC Exclusive Prints
Camilla’s painting “Make it Rain” releases as a Hand Embellished Limited Edition Fine Art Print at SDCC Booth 4723. Affectionately known as the “Golden Showers Edition”, these 16×20″ fine art printswill be hand-painted with metallic gold embellishments, and come signed & numbered in an edition of 15pcs, retailing for $135usd each.
18×24″ Embellished fine art prints of Diana Dreamcatcher join the SDCC Exclusives lineup, signed & numberd in an edition of 10pcs only. These beauties will retail for $190ea.
Camilla’s “The Cardinal” will release exclusively at SDCC Booth 4723 as an 8×10″ hand embellished limited edition fine art print. Each print will include hand-painted embellishments done by Camilla, limited to 25pcs and 5aps. Once sold out, The Cardinal prints will not be remade.
In celebration of Camilla’s new “Pop Manga Coloring Book”, releasing worldwide July 19, Camilla has made an SDCC Exclusive “Furbee” print limited to 25pcs only. This version of Furbee appears on the cover of Pop Manga Coloring Book, collect yours along with the book at Camilla’s booth 4723.
“Muffler” and “Aria” 11×14″ open edition fine art prints are coming to Camilla’s SDCC Booth 4723 in limited quantities. Collect yours early, and ask Camilla for a signature.
Camilla’s “Rainbow Roll” debuts at SDCC as an open edition 5×7″ petite fine art print. This little sushi is so cute, you could just eat it up, right?
“The Girl Who Knew Too Much” debuts at SDCC as an 11×14″ open edition lasal print. Camilla’s “Dusty Bunnies” debuts as a full colour print this SDCC, collect yours early as quantities are limited.
Camilla’s Mermaid & Narwhal debut at SDCC in a completely re-imagined open edition lasal print. These two look like they’re ready for some summer fun. Collect yours while quantities last at booth 4723.
Camilla releases this sneak peek at new and exclusive SDCC apparel editions. Stay tuned for more details.
Camilla’s new upcoming title “Pop Manga Coloring Book” makes a debut at SDCC in a big way! Collect your copy from Camilla’s booth 4723. Ask about a signature or an original sketch inside, and stay tuned for Coloring Book related panel details and contest info.
Camilla’s How-To books Pop Manga and Pop Painting will be available at Camilla’s SDCC booth, along with her newest artbook Rainbow Children, and copies of Tanpopo GN 1 & 2. Get your copies signed, and ask about an original sketch inside.
New Releases & Con Exclusive Merchandise
Haute Totes fans will be thrilled to see this year’s new release: Puff debuts as a double-sided fabric tote among a lineup of other favourite Camilla images. These double-lined bags are hand-made in North America using super durable upholstry grade fabric, making them 100% machine washable. Quantities will be limited, so collect your tote early in the show.
New coaster sets, including “Furbee”, will be available at Camilla’s SDCC Booth. Each set comes with 4 coasters, offering enough to go around when company call to share some drinks in style!
Scarves are a’coming to Comic Con! Visit Camilla’s booth 4723 for con-exclusive scarves featuring “Puff”. These 57×57″ beauties are made of a soft semi-sheet poly georgette fabric. Lovely as a scarf, shawl, cloak (or we’ve heard Wall Tapestry!) these scarves are hand-made in North America, retailing at $65usd ea. Can’t make it to SDCC? Collect Camilla’s online-exclusive “Little Bird” scarf here July 4-15.
Hand Embellished stretched canvas prints will be available at Camilla’s booth 4723 in extremely limited quantities. Collect “Silence of the Lamb”, “Bad Madeline” or “Rainbow Fingers” signed and embellished by Camilla. Each canvas measures 12×16″ or 16×16″, and will retail from $150usd ea.
Stay tuned for more SDCC Exclusives, New Releases, and details on booth goodies as we approach Comic Con’s opening (Preview) night July 20-24. Have questions about Camilla’s appearance at SDCC? Email us at email@example.com
Camilla returns to Vancaf- Vancouver Comic Arts Festival in the Yaletown Roundhouse Community Center May 21-22. Find Camilla at tables I5-6 for prints, new books, original artwork, goodies and more. Admission is free, so come visit Camilla!
Visit Camilla at tables I5-6 for a selection of prints, including retired images no longer found on The Camilla Store, and one-of artist proofs.
Visit Camilla’s tables I5-6 for newly released Rainbow Children and Pop Painting copies. Inquire an original sketch in your copy for +20$.
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.
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.