I’m back, Salt Lake City! I’m at FanX Salt Lake Comic Con booth#604 signing from Sept 6-8. Come visit me at the show! You can find new prints, new artbooks & Pop Manga Mermaids coloring books and more at booth#604, and I’ll sign ’em for ya right there, baby!
You can also pick up new handbags, stickers, enamel pins, one-of-a-kind scarves and more at booth#406! Some of these goodies like postcards, buttons and scarves aren’t available online, so come by FanX booth#604 if you’re in the Salt Lake City area and treat ‘yo self!
Do you like to color as much as I do? Come color with me at my Pop Manga Mermaids coloring book panel on Friday, at 1pm in room 251A. There will be free convention exclusive coloring pages for you to take home, and I’ll bring crayons to share if you want to color along with me! It’ll be a blast!
It’s almost here! I’ve been painting up a storm for SDCC… or should I say, a SWARM of cute cuddly little Pop Culture inspired fuzzbutt bees! Original framed paintings like these adorable fuzzbums and more will be available at booth 4723 where I’ll be signing starting Wednesday July 18th. Preview night opens at 5pm so visit booth 4723 early for the most selection of original artworks, and to get your prints and books signed by me!
New purses, cosmetic bags and handbags are coming to booth 4723! These circle purses are a great size for an every day bag on the go. They come with a shoulder strap and zipper closure! And the cosmetic bags make great travelbags or bags for craft and art supplies. You can fit so much inside!
A new collection of printed vintage plates is coming to booth 4723! Each plate is one-of-a-kind so be sure to visit early to collect your favorite. There will be a variety of sizes and prices, good for new collectors and for magnificent collections!
New prints are coming to booth 4723! And I’ll sign em all for ya! You can come pick up a cute fuzzy bee print or one of these adorbs new Pop Culture inspired bees! Quantities are limited though so visit early in the show before they all fly to new homes!
Check it out! New stickers, boo yeah! These 4″ vinyl beauties are weatherproof and great just about anywhere like your laptop, sketchbook, waterbottle, or even on your car!
SDCC Blog Part 2, baby! Yeah! If you haven’t checked out Part 1 you can scope it out here. Because this Comic Con party train is rolling in to San Diego really soon! I’ll be signing at booth 4723 all week July 18-22!
My brand new Pop Manga Coloring Book Mermaids and Other Sea Creatures is out today! You can pick up your copy at booth 4723 and I’ll sign it for ya! And if you can’t make it to the show, you can order one here. When you order from my Etsy it supports me directly as an artist, and makes it more possible for me to create even more books, tutorials, and fun goodies for you lovelies. And as a special Thank You for supporting my book directly on Etsy, I’ll be sending Etsy-exclusive gift stickers from my coloring contest, a and bonus gift to color or collect!
New handbags are coming to booth 4723! These bagadocious handbags are double-sided with a zippered interior pocket and zippered closure, and come with custom zipper pulls. You can pick one up at booth 4723, but visit early because quantities are limited!
Check out these photos of the Limited Edition Coniversary collector’s sets you’ll be able to pick up from booth 4723! They celebrate my 20th year at San Diego Comic Con, and are filled to the brim with exclusive and limited edition goodies.
Only 100 of these gorgeous sets are made for SDCC! Each set contains:
Rainbow chibi pin
20 bags will have a RARE golden ticket pin
A ltd edition 11×14″ fine art print set of Umoja & Bianca
1 lovers eye brooch
5 lucky bags will get the ORIGINAL handpainted brooch
Princess Papalia button by @buttonlab
20 lucky bags get exclusive heart button
1 of 5 new postcards
1 limited edition 4×6″ Bee print
1 Aria keychain
1 sticker by @rockinstickers
1 FAP limited edition 8×10″ print of my SDCC Painting
20 lucky bags will get a hand embellished version of the 8×10″ print
And it all comes in a double sided Conniversay tote bag with an exclusive zipperpull!
New originals are coming to booth 4723! I’ve been painting fuzzy bee interpretations of some of my favorite Pop Culture characters. Can you tell which ones these cuties are?
SDCC is time for Exclusives! Check out this new SDCC 2018 exclusive limited edition Girl Interrupted hard enamel pin colorway. My heart sings for Teal Glitter! There’s only 100pcs, and my First Dibs patrons have already had a crack at collecting convention exclusives like these. If you’d like to preorder Exclusives for my upcoming conventions, you can sign up to First Dibs on Patreon here and get on the inside track!
Take a look at these limited edition SDCC Exclusive prints I embellished! I hand-painted embellishments onto each print, and signed and numbered them each in an edition of 20pcs each. You can pick yours up at booth 4723 during the show!
Other new prints are coming to booth 4723! I’ll be signing there all weekend, so add your favorites to your collection and I’ll sign ’em for ya! You’ll be able to get prints of some of my new Sky paintings like Hydie, Godiva, Polina, and Sun Kisses.
You can also find new prints like Albino Rhino and Mamba Mia, and lots of fan-favorites too. Pick them up at booth 4723 and I’ll sign them all!
Apparel is coming to SDCC booth 4723! You can add pieces from my official Liveheroes collection to your art-wardrobe in a wide variety of images and sizes. Selection is super limited, with as few as 1pc of each image and size, so don’t sleep on adding a soft new sweatshirt or rockin’ tee to your ensemble!
It’s time to announce the winners of my Mermaid coloring contest! I deliberated all weekend (seriously, I was in agony!) and could not help myself! In addition to naming 2 grand prize winners, I’ve also picked Runners Up and will send each of them a personalized prize too! The grand prize winner who colored my “Jellymaid” image is Kouwelm! With Runners Up lpbunnyjackie & Savannah Kambeitz.
And the Grand Prize winner coloring “My Little Seapony” is Sab In Color! With Runners Up @arie_the_artist & @rettatouchofwhimsy & Wishsong Design ! Thank you so much for all your amazing entries and celebrating my upcoming coloring book! I hope you look forward to more mermaids and fish friends when the book releases July 10. You can pre-order a copy from me here, and I’ll add a special bonus to your preorder!
I’ve got exciting news! A lot of you lovelies following my social media have seen some sneak peeks, and I’m happy to say my next coloring book is releasing in July! It’s titled Pop Manga Mermaids and Other Sea Creatures, and themed around some of my favorite mythical and natural creatures! And to celebrate my new book I’m holding a coloring contest this month, in honor of #Mermay ! You can see more about my book and pre-order it here to get an exclusive gift from me with your copy!
To join my coloring contest, you can save and print one or both of my new coloring book pages from my blog here and here. You can print them and color by hand, or color digitally! Post them on your social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter with the hashtags #camilladerrico #mermay #camillamermay and be sure to set your account to Public so I can find them! You can also share your pages to my official coloring group on Facebook here.
On May 31 I’ll pick a grand prize winner to receive a signed advanced copy of my new coloring book, before it releases in stores! How cool is that! You’ll be one of the first people ever to see all the new illustrations I created for my coloring book, and I hope you love it! You can Pre-order yours here for a special gift with purchase and chance to receive a signed copy!
Calgary Expo! I’m coming back! You can find me at tables AA5300 across from the Creator Guests in the Big Four. The expo hours are
Thursday, April 26: 4 pm – 9 pm (2 pm early entry for VIP Preview)
Friday, April 27: 12 pm – 8 pm
Saturday, April 28: 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday, April 29: 10 am – 5 pm
I’m bringing lots of new prints to Calgary Expo table AA5300! I’ll have prints of “Bonnie Bonnet” here and “Sunkisses” and “Polina” from my new solo exhibition. I’m even bringing a few big 16×20″ size prints! But I’ll only have 1ea image of those ones, so come see me early in the show for the most selection! If you’re not coming to Calgary Expo, you can order these 3 lasses online here.
Unleash the bees! I’m bringing petite bee prints too, along with a new hand-embellished Calgary exclusive limited edition release of my Spirited Away print.
I’ll also have prints that are new to Calgary like The Last Unicorn, Foxy Lady, Marlena and more! Most of my prints are made and ship from the USA so this is a super time to add prints to your collection from my tables at the expo and save on shipping!
I’m bringing a very few printed vintage plates to Calgary Expo! Each one is one-of-a-kind and I only have 4 for the show, so come visit my table AA5300 early before they all find homes!
I’m bringing my new Liveheroes clothing collection pieces to Calgary Expo! They’re all hand-made in Poland with lots of love, and the hoodies and sweaters are so soft inside- they’re amazing! Since they’re all hand-made though, I only have 1-2 each design and size, so come to my table AA5300 early in the show before they’re all gone!
Remember these?? I’m bringing some handbags to Calgary! There will be new designs too, and different sizes for purses, handbags and totes! Quantities are super limited though, so if you fall in love with one, don’t wait to collect yours! And if you can’t make it to the show, you can subscribe to my newsletter here for future online release info.
Check it out guys! I made new hard enamel pins and I’m bringing some to Calgary Expo! You can collect a new glittery fuzzy Bee, or new glitter Rainbuns pin! I’ll also have new folding paper fans like these fuzzy Rainbow Bee and The Last Unicorn ones!
And Books! You’ll be able to pick up copies of my Femina & Fauna Version 2.0 artbook for the first time at Calgary Expo, along with my Pop Manga Coloring Book. I’m happy to sign em for ya too, just ask!
I’m coming back, baby! This is my 2nd year returning to C2E2 convention in Chicago and I’m pumped up! I’m going to have a table#S1 in Artist Alley again, and my Etsy coordinator Asami will run a booth#1182 full of my merchandise, bags and apparel!
C2E2 runs April 6-8
Friday 10am – 7pm
I’m bringing lots of prints to my Artist Alley table S1! I’ll have fan favorites like Aria and Pink Lemonade, and new ones like The Last Unicorn, Foxy Lady, Queenie Bee and more! I’ll sign them for you too! So come see me at AA table S1!
I’m bringing books too! My publisher Boom! Studios is almost totally sold out of Tanpopo GN volume 1, and I’ll have just a handful of copies with me. If you haven’t picked yours up yet, don’t miss your chance!
I’m also bringing my artbook Femina & Fauna and my Pop Manga Coloring Book, and I’ll sign them for you too!
My booth 1182 is going to have lots of apparel, totebags, handbags and even some handmade scarves! I’ll bring as much as I can but quantities will still be limited. Some bags and especially the scarves have only 1pc each available! So don’t wait to pick up your favorites, because they’ll find homes fast!
I’m bringing my new folding hand fans to c2e2! They were a big hit at Emerald City and I sold out of Paper Hearts fans, so if you want to add one to your soon-to-be-summer accessory set then visit my booth 1182 early in the show!
Here are the WINNERS of my Coloring Contest! I’m so blown away by all the entries you lovelies have no idea how hard it was to choose Thank you for participating and putting so much love into all your entries. I am so excited to share @mydeardolores coloring of my drawing “Queen Bee”. So sparkly and pink and pretty! I love glitter so much and how she made this her own style so this pic really tugged at my heart And feast your eyes on this unique coloring of my Spirited Away inspired drawing “Spirited” by Nancy Compton. Wow wow wow how cute and original. Thank you both for your amazing work! I’ll email ya and then I’ll send you an original drawing as a prize. And because I can’t help myself I wanted to do a special mention of @viree for her coloring of my Queen Bee and @breezyfosheezy123zy for her lovely coloring of Chiro & Haku! I’ll send you cuties a PDF of my monthly Patreon sketches as a prize! Super big hugs lovelies and again thank you for amazing entries! Big hugs and squishes!
I’m headed to sunny and beautiful Long Beach for Comic Con this Labor Day weekend! Find me at booth 1124 where I’ll have prints, artbooks, apparel, beach towels, stickers and pins and more!
The show runs
September 2: 9:30am-7pm
September 3: 10am-5pm
I’ll even be live painting on Saturday in “The Final Frontier” Room 103C, how fitting! So come see me there for some Q&A where you can ask me about my painting as I demonstrate techniques from my book Pop Painting.
Get ready Long Beach, because I’m bringing a Comic Con exclusive print to my booth 1124! “I Can’t Swim” releases for the first and only time as an 11×14″ print, and I’ll have a limited run of them at my booth. Come pick one up, and I’ll sign it for you too! I’ll have lots of other fun prints like “Marlena”, “Foxy Lady”, “I’m Melting”, “Peach Pie” and more!
I’m bringing books to Long Beach Comic Con too! If you haven’t picked up a copy of my new 2nd edition release of Femina & Fauna, you can get one at my booth 1124. I’ll even sign it for you!
I’ll also have copies of Pop Manga Coloring Book at Long Beach Comic Con booth 1124, so come collect yours and I’ll sign it too!
Get ready for Hard Enamel pins, because Rainbuns and Tuttleina are coming to Long Beach Comic Con to help you up your pin game! These beauties are made of polished hard enamel, with rosegold metal for Tuttleina and gold metal finish for Rainbuns. The locking clutch backings will keep them secured to your favorite cardigan, hat, or wherever else your pins live! Come collect yours from booth 1124!
I’ll have stickers and postcards at Long Beach Comic Con booth 1124! Great for gifts or for a gift to yourself. Take a look at some of the designs you’ll be able to score from my booth!
I’ll be bringing a selection of microfiber cleaning cloths to Long Beach, like these ones featuring my painting image “Dandylion”! They’re great for your glasses, phone, tablet, and they’re machine washable too!
I’m going to a fun new convention in Pasadena! Cat Con is a cat themed convention at the Pasadena convention center, August 12-13. I’ll be set up at exhibitor booth#707 with prints, apparel, books, new kitty-themed goodies and more.
Everything I bring to Cat Con booth 707 will be a delight for all you cat lovers out there! Here’s a look at some of the prints I’ll have with me.
I’m also making some brand new prints I’ll be offering for the first time! Come find me at booth 707 for prints like “Neko-Chan” and “Dandylion”!
I’ll also have new hand-made goodies like these Handicat catnip-stuffed cat toys and 13″ pillows! Each one is printed, cut, sewn and stuffed by hand in Canada. They’re so cute!
“Dandylion” is also debuting as a glasses cleaning cloth at CatCon booth 707! They can be used on your cellphone or tablet, or other screens, and the best part is they’re handmade locally in Vancouver and machine washable. So just pop it in the wash to clean it and you’re good to go!
And just take a look at these amazing new Handicat hard enamel pins! They’re so cute and full of squish face, I just can’t even! Hard Enamel pins have a polished surface on top, and these ones come with locking clutch backings too! I’ll have them at my CatCon booth 707 so come pick one up!
I’m also bringing copies of my newest artbook, Femina & Fauna 2nd Edition, to CatCon booth 707! This is a new edition to my Femina & Fauna artbook, which sold out of all 4 of its print runs. For this new edition I added loads of new artwork, a different cover and a whole new chapter on how I painted Aria.
CatCon fans will be able to pick up a copy of my Pop Manga Coloring Book at booth 707! And don’t be shy to ask me to sign it- I’d love to!
I have something new and fun to bring to Cat Con August 12-13! I’m bringing a very few handmade cat jackets featuring my artwork “Aria”! Doesn’t my friend’s kitty, Marlow, look so dapper? Each jacket is made by hand in Vancouver, so only a few exist, but maybe a few could come to my Etsy one day!
Totes! I’m bringing some awesome totes, clutch purses and a limited amount of tshirts and tanktops to CatCon booth 707. I’ll only have a handful, and some of the designs will only have 1-2 of each available, so if you see something you love, don’t wait! I’ll see you soon in sunny Pasadena August 12-13!