ZipperTan will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #517

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - PalmCon Costume Contest - Main Stage - Hall B​​


Sunday - September 25th
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Kids Only Costume Contest - Main Stage - Hall B​​
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - The PalmCon Csoplay Talent Contest - Main Stage - Hall B

AMANDA RACHELS

Saturday - September 24th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Tales of a Jedi with Nalini Krishan - Room 2 B (Second Floor)

Sunday - September 25th

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM - Walking the Path of a Jedi with Nalini Krishan & Jesse Jensen - Room 2 B (Second Floor)

Michael Duron has been with PalmCon since the first show and after missing last year’s event he’s returning and bringing with him our mascot for 2016 - the robo-turtle! Michael is a freelance artist and illustrator, who is a master caricaturists with years of experience. His credits include working on projects for Topps, Lucasfilm, New Line Cinema, Universal, Marvel and Disney. Michael also has been branching out and has begun working in mainstream comics for companies like Action Lab/Danger Zone, Think Alike Productions as well as his own LocoDuck Studios  We are thrilled to have him back in West Palm beach. 


Michael Duron will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #704



Nalini Krishan will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #711

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Tales of the Jedi with Nalini Krishan - Room 2A (Second Floor) ​

Sunday - September 25th

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Nalini Krishan Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $40.00

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM - Walking the Path of the Jedi with Nalini Krishan & Jesse Jensen - Room 2A Second Floor

Amanda Rachels is an Amanda based full-time comic artist and (sometimes) colorist of independent comics, including Vicious Circus (with writer Kevin LaPorte), a unique twist on the prevailing fear of clowns that re-imagines the horror icons as avenging spirits for abused children! She also provided full art for The Blind Eye, a horror story of masked vigilantes protecting a hurricane-flooded city invaded by dark forces both human and supernatural. ALL of these comics will be available for sale at the convention!


​Amanda is the artist of Cosmic Times' new mini-series Flesh of White, a story of dark magic and albinism in tribal Africa (with writer Erica J. Heflin).

Cosplay has found its next big thing with RoadRunner Cosplay. With hits such as; Dean Winchester, The Green Arrow, and everyone’s favorite Merc with a mouth Dapper Deadpool. When RoadRunner Cosplay steps into character anything can happen. His goal is to bring a true depiction of people’s favorite characters to life right in front of their eyes. His new creation the RoadRunner Cosplay Experience has done just that. RoadRunner Cosplay isn’t just your average cosplayer, he is the future of cosplay.


Roadrunner Cosplay will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #714

Theresa is an incredible artist who wore in various mediums ... but also has  gift for face painting. 

​Theresa Bramblett will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in the Face Painting area


SCHEDULE
Saturday - September 24th

10:00 AM - 5:30 PM - Face Painting


Sunday - September 25th
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM - Face Painting

CHRIS HARRELSON

In 2012 Ron Schneider published “Dreamer to Dreamfinder: A Life and Lessons Learned in 40 Years Behind a Name Tag”. In the fascinating book Ron talks about the ups and downs of working in the theme park business and recounts stories from Disney, Universal, and Six Flags Magic Mountain. Just recently Ron was cast to play Walt Disney in the quirky independent film “The Further Adventures of Walt’s Frozen Head”.

Ron Schneider will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #705

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Discovering Dreamfinder with Ron Schneider - Room 2A (Second Floor) ​​

Jude Millien is a multitalented comic book artist/writer. He started working in the industry back in 1993 as the cover artist on Razor for London Night Studios and quickly became a sought after penciler. His work included various Razor titles, VR Vixen, Lethal Strike and Torture for London Night, Silent Rapture and Threshold for Avatar, Raw Media for Rising Star, Raptus for Knight Angel, Double Impact and Jazz for High Impact Entertainment among many others. What most people don't know is that beyond being an exceptional artist , Jude is also an accomplished comic book author, with more than 20 projects under his belt. Jude will be at PalmCon both days and will be taking commissions. 

Juan Navarro will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #110

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM - Creating our Childhood with Michael Bell -
Room 2 A (Second Floor)

Georges Jeanty got his first break in comics with Paradigm #1 (1994) published by Caliber Comics. Soon after, he worked on some of the “bad girl” books at London Night Studios. Laying his artistic hands on various London Night characters such as Poizon, Stryke and Razor. This led to his work with other underground comic publishers, plus a stint as a resident artist at Gaijin Studios. 

In 1997 Georges got another break working on issue 91 of Green Lantern for DC comics. That would then lead to him working on Superboy and several other DC projects before moving to Marvel in 1999 to work on Bishop: The Last X-Man. He would later work on Deadpool starting with issue 54 in 2001 before enjoying long runs with Weapon X and then Gambit recently working on Batwoman for DC.




SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Halo Kitty Improv Comedy Show - Room 1A


Sunday - September 25th
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Halo Kitty Improv Comedy Show - Room 1A

VINNIE TARTAMELLA

We are happy to announce Disney Legend, Ron Schneider as a special guest of PalmCon 2016! Ron is best known as Dreamfinder from the popular Journey into Imagination attraction at Walt Disney World’s EPCOT Center. His charming personality and quick wit entertained generations of Disney fans. Some of Ron’s earliest Disney work was on stage at Disneyland's Golden Horseshoe. Beyond playing Dreamfinder (with his pal Figment) in EPCOT Center Schneider also is the only actor to play the character on film. He appeared in a never released short film by Mike Jittlov, that was shot incase the Magic Journeys film wasn’t ready for the parks opening (it’s a fascinating story when told by Ron). Ron would later reprise the role of Dreamfinder on stage for the 40th anniversary of Walt Disney World in 2011.

GEORGES JEANTY

Georges Jeanty will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #217

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Drawing the Whedon-verse - Room 2B (Second Floor) ​​


Sunday - September 25th
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Understanding the 1990s Comic Book Boom - Room 2B (Second Floor)

WALTER JONES

KARL MOLINE

Patty Hawkins will be attending both days of PalmCon

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM - Walking with the Walking Dead - Room 2A (Second Floor)

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Discovering Dreamfinder a Q&A with Ron Schneider - Room 2A (Second Floor)

​2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Truly Outrageous a Q&A with Samantha Newark - Room 2A (Second Floor)


Sunday - September 25th
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - The Power of the Rangers with Walter Jones - Room 2A (Second Floor)
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Atlanta ... Hollywood of the South - Room 2A (Second Floor)

CHAOTIC NEUTRAL

JUDE MILLIEN

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - The Quick-Write Panel - Room 1B
2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Anime Dictionary - Room 1B

4:00 PM - 4:50 - Creative Collab-Creations - Room 1C 


Sunday - September 25th
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Writing from the Dark Side - Room 1B

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Chaotic Quest - Room 1B

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM - Disability in Comics - Room 1C

Amanda Rachels will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #700

Creature Entertainment is  a group of artists and filmmakers based in Miami, Florida who publish graphic novels and produce short and feature films. Some of the titles published by Creature Entertainment include: The Zombie Years, Forgive Me Father, Ravenous, The Gun, and Tommy.

Creature Entertainment will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #110

Patty Hawkins is a geek theorist, comedian, film critic, writer, historian & gadfly. A frequent emcee, panelist, moderator & celebrity interviewer at conventions, he has become known for his entertainingly comprehensive & interactive interview style. He is presently the host of Come Get ∑ (Come Get Sum), a talk show focusing on social issues in geek & convention culture. He is also the host of the comedy podcast Sots On Cels that combines drinking with Saturday Morning cartoon nostalgia, a contributor to the Dr. Who podcast MarkWho42, co-founder of the Partisan Podcast network, a member of the Geeks Of Comedy & co-owner of Ty-Fy Studios. When not broadcasting he works as a stage & VO actor and is an innovator in anachronistic & experimental cosplay. He can also re-enact entire issues of comic books in their entirety on demand. Patty will be hosting various panels for us at PalmCon.

THE 1701ST FLEET - FLORIDA SQUADRON 

ZipperTan is an international artist, cosplayer, and costume designer based in Florida. She cosplayed at her first convention back in 2004, and she has been sewing costumes from scratch ever since. 

ZipperTan has had the honor of being a Cosplay Guest and running the Costume Contests for many local South Florida conventions such as Animate! Miami, Florida SuperCon, PalmCon & Miami Hurricon as well as Heroes of Cosplay. ZipperTan will be one of the judges for the PalmCon Costume Contest. When ZipperTan isn’t busy traveling to both local and out-of-state conventions, she enjoys meeting new people, reading, and playing video games.

For PalmCon 2016 we sought out a Jedi to bring a bit of the Force to this years event. We traveled the galaxy and found Jedi Barrios Offee (Nalini Krishan) on her home planet of Mirial and she agreed to join us.

Nalini Krishan is an Australian actress born in Suva, Fiji. Krishan is a former miss Fiji Indian Sun winner and also has graced the catwalk through many Indian community events. Krishan has appeared in several film and TV projects but is most known as Jedi Barriss Offee from Star Wars. She enjoys traveling and meeting Star Wars fans all over the world. Nalini Krishan will be at PalmCon both Saturday and Sunday to meet fans, sign autographs and attend Q&A panels. 

FINEST: A GI JOE COSTUME CLUB

JESSE JENSEN

Karl Moline is a comic artist with an incredible resume - in 2014 he put his artistic stamp on the world of Disney with Marvel Comics' Disney Kingdoms: Seekers of the Weird. Karl is perhaps best known for his work in the Whedonverse, he has worked on  Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Tales of the Slayers, Willow, as well as Fray - which he co-created with Joss Whedon. He has worked for all of the major comic book publishing companies - Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Valiant Entertainment as well as the fondly remembered yet now defunct CrossGen Comics. Hims work can be found in Vampirella Strikes, 2099: World of Tomorrow, Dark Horse Presents, Scion, Route 666, Rouge, The Loaners, B.P.R.D. The Dead Remembered, X-Men Origins, Avengers Academy, Convergence Superboy and Unity …. to just name a few. 

MICHAEL "LOCODUCK" DURON

Dick Kulpa also known as Captain Cartoon is best known for his work with Cracked Magazine and Weekly World News (as the creator of Bat Boy) in the 1990′s and early 2000′s. Kulpa’s first syndicated work appeared in 1983, when he produced the Star Trek and Bruce Lee newspaper comics for the Los Angeles Times Syndicate.

Dick Kulpa will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #218

RON SCHNEIDER



Chris Harrelson will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #709

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM - Walking with the Walking Dead - Room 2A (Second Floor)


Sunday - September 25th

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Atlanta ... Hollywood of the South - Room 2A (Second Floor) 

MERVYN MCKOY

THERESA BRAMBLETT

MICHAEL BELL

The mighty 501st Everglades Squad returns to PalmCon for the SIXTH year! The 501st Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express purpose of bringing together costume enthusiasts under a collective identity within which to operate. The Legion seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work.

SMANTHA NEWARK

ROADRUNNER COSPLAY

Who Came to PalmCon 2016?

In the late 2000's Samantha was invited into the prestigious Leonard Cohen circle as a back-up singer and went on to tour extensively as a back up singer with the stadium worthy "Bricks in the Wall" belting out the Sights and Sounds of Pink Floyd. Based in Nashville TN since 2014 Samantha is writing and recording her solo self released solo Pop/electronica/dance albums. Her original music and vocals can be heard on many block buster game titles such as God of War, Twisted Metal black and Wild Arms 3, movie soundtracks and hit TV shows such as Smallville, Gossip Girl, The Ellen Show and the Kardashian franchise and more. Samantha was Invited back in 2015 to do more voice work in the up coming animated short film HG Chicken starring Bobcat Goldthwait, the same animation team that brought Pound Dogs the animated festival favorite to the screen. She also can be heard narrating the audio book for "Square Zair Pair" a children's book from author Jase Peeples and illustrator Christine Knopp available 2016

Thanks to our friends at Ranger Stop we were able to secure such an iconic guest for PalmCon 2016! 

Jude Millien will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #703

SCHEDULE

Sunday - September 25th
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Understanding the 1990s Comic Book Boom - Room 2B (Second Floor) ​​

CREATURE ENTERTAINMENT

Joining PalmCon for the first time will be The Finest: A GI Joe Costume Club. The Finest was established in 2007 to provide a positive community for fans to share their passion for the G.I. Joe universe by means of building and wearing high-quality costumes. In the ensuing years, the G.I. Joe brand experienced a tremendous resurgence following the success of new feature films, video games, cartoons, and an updated series of action figures. With this renewed public interest in G.I. Joe, the ranks of the Finest began to swell.

The mission of the Finest is to provide a positive community for costume enthusiasts to build and wear highly-detailed costumes and props from the G.I. Joe universe. Finest members actively promote 

THE 501ST LEGION - EVERGLADES SQUAD

KEVIN LAPORTE

Sunday - September 25th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Understanding the 1990s Comic Book Boom  - Room 2 B (Second Floor)
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Voice Acting in the 1980s through Today - Room 2A (Second Floor)

COSPLAY FOR JEDI

interest in the G.I. Joe brand and use appearances at conventions and other events as a means to support community projects and charity efforts.



Samantha Newark will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #706

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Truly Outrageous with Samantha Newark - Room 2A (Second Floor) ​

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM - Samantha Newark Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $40.00

Sunday - September 25th

1:00 - 1:50 - Voice Acting in the 1980s through Today with Michele Bell & Samantha Newark -

Room 2A Second Floor
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM - Samantha Newark Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $40.00

Jeh Howell is a professional makeup effects artist and creature designer. He and his company Factory of Effects has worked with various productions including Zombieland, ID Channel episodes and theatrical stage productions.Factory of Effects also creates prosthetics used for film and television productions. His company can create silicone and latex busts for collectors of horror.


Jeh Howell will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #713

With a wildly loyal global fan-base for her voice-over work as "Jem" and "Jerrica" in the cartoon classic "Jem and the Holograms" Samantha is also a part of the iconic Hasbro brand "Transformers" with guest-starring roles as "Ariel", "Elise Presser" and "The Zamajon Empress". She can be heard as the gentle British voice of Peter Pan's mother in the classic Steven Spielberg's feature film "Hook". and starred in the campy horror flick Summer Camp Nightmare with Chuck Conners as rebel camper Debbie. Samantha appears in the 2015 live action Jem and the holograms feature film alongside Juliet Lewis, Molly Ringwald and Aubrey Peeples in special cameo role, her shout out to legions of original fans. 

Saturday - September 24th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Creating Creatures and Zombies with Jeh Howell  - Room 1 B (Second Floor)

Sunday - September 25th

4:00 PM - 4:50 PM - Creating Creatures and Zombies with Jeh Howell  - Room 1 B (Second Floor)

Chris Harrelson is an Atlanta-based actor best known for his work on The Walking Dead. Chris has portrayed nearly two dozen different walkers in memorable scenes from Season 5 and 6, including the well-known Napalm Walker and Water Walker. He has also appeared on several TV shows such as The Vampire Diaries, The Originals and Rectify, as well as movies including The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2, Taken 3 and Selma. Chris is the host of What's Crackin podcast on iTunes and SoundCloud.  As a lifelong resident of Atlanta and fan of movies, TV shows and comic books, he is very much enjoying Atlanta's emergence as a major filming location. He lives in Atlanta with his wife and two children and enjoys traveling and watching actual skilled people play sports.

THE PALM BEACH COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM

Resistance Entertainment is a South Florida company focusing on unique and inventive media content. Their endeavors include film and television production as well as comic books. The most popular title they create and publish is Blackbird. 


Resistance Entertainment will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #316 

JEH HOWELL

Star Wars fanatics will remember Jesse Jensen for his role as Jedi Master Saesee Tiin in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones. Besides this part he is known for the TV series Survivor where he is the Production Designer/Producer.​

Jesse Jensen will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #712

SCHEDULE
Sunday - September 25th
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Jesse Jensen Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $40.00



Walter Jones will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #708

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM - Walter Jones Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $50.00

Sunday - September 25th

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Atlanta ... The Power of the Rangers with Walter Jones - Room 2A (Second Floor) 

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM - Walter Jones Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $50.00

Chaotic Neutral is a group of kindred spirits, authors, artisans, and illustrators, all working together on commissions and content that we hope will touch upon the perversions of all you hungry geeklings. With such a wide variety of content, and producers with such strange and different personalities (who are arguing about the tastefulness of disclaimers as we type this), we are guaranteed to have something you like!

Chaotic Neutral will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #701

evin LaPorte is the Mobile, Alabama-based writer and co-creator of genre comics with a horror bent - Vicious Circus (with artist Amanda Rachels), Last Ride for Horsemen and Roadkill du Jour! 

The worlds Kevin creates range from dark carnivals overrun by killer clowns violently avenging abused children (Clown Town) to dying frontier towns in the Old West beset by Steampunk versions of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse!

Kevin LaPorte will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #700

Night Shift Studios makes its return to PalmCon. Artist/Writer of CRY and inker of Assassins’ Guild Joe Fauvel will be representing the indy publisher that has been around since 2004. Debuting at PalmCon is the newest issue of CRY as well as the new anthology series, Night Shift Tales. Joe is originally from Boston. He met Randy Taylor, writer of Assassins’ Guild, in 1999 on the old Wizard forums. Joe had just completed the year at the Joe Kubert School when Randy asked him to ink a project for him and from that they built the small press publisher. 


Joe Fauvel will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #702

After missing 2015 - artist Mervyn McKoy returns to PalmCon and brings his amazing (and sometimes funny) artwork and prints with him! Mervyn is the artist of Giant Robot Warrior Maintenance Crew (for Cosmic Times, The C-Listers (for PaperLab), Paula Peril and more! Mervyn is currently accepting pre-show sketch commissions for pick up at the show! Please contactpaperlabstudios@gmail.com for details and to make arrangements.

Mervyn McKoy will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #418

PATTY HAWKINS

DICK KULPA


In 2007 Georges entered the Whedon-verse with Buffy: The Vampire Slayer - Season 8 (and Season 9) for Dark Horse Comics, where he defined the look for that series. Buffy wasn’t the only Whedon book he would work on, he left his mark on Firefly with the follow up to the movie - Serenity: Leaves on the Wind Along with the new Serentiy book out later this year. No Power In The Verse. 

Michael Bell is an actor, who has been performing for the last 7 decades. He has lent his iconic voice to many animated characters over the years including Prowl, Swoop, Sideswipe & First Aid (The Transformers), Zan, Gleek & Lex Luthor (The Super Friends), Handy, Lazy & Grouchy (The Smurfs), Duke, Clutch & Major Bludd (G.I. Joe), Bruce Banner (The Incredible Hulk), Lance & Coran (Voltron), Opus (A Wish for Wings that Work), Auger (InHumanoids), Lex Luthor (Superman), Cyclops (Pride of the X-Men), Quackerjack (Darkwing Duck), Aziz (Aladdin), Naugus (Sonic the Hedgehog), Doctor Octopus (Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends), Chaz & Drew (The Rugrats), Pongo (House of Mouse), Allstar Seaworthy (Family Guy), Mark (Speed Buggy) and High Tide (Transformers: Rescue Bots) … to name just a few.

Mr. Bell has also provided voice work for several popular video game franchises including; Transformers: Devastation, World of Warcraft, Ratchet & Clank, Metal Gear Solid, Age of Empires III, Doom 3, Shadow of Rome, Ninja Gaiden, EverQuest, Fallout, Call of Duty, Command & Conquer, Enter the Matrix, Star Trek: Armada II, Balder’s Gate, Diablo II, Star Wars: Force Commander, Star Trek: Starfleet Command, Forgotten Realms and many more. 

Though he is known as one of the best voice actors in the business, Michael Bell has also appeared on screen in countless roles through out his career including the first episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation “Encounter at Farpoint” where he appeared as Grappler Zorn, he would later appear on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine in TWO roles Drofo Awa (The Marquis) and Borum (The Homecoming). He also appeared in featured guest roles on many TV series including; The Monkees, Get Smart, Mission Impossible, Ironside, Mannix, The Streets of San Francisco, MASH, The Rockford Files, CHiPs, Benson, Three’s Company, Remington Steele, Scarecrow and Mrs. King, Hunter and Dallas.

We are thrilled to have this amazing talent with such a memorable and distinguished career as a special guest for PalmCon 2016! 

Michael Bell will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #707

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

​1:15 PM - 1:45 PM - Michael Bell Photo Op - PalmCon Photo Booth (05) - $40.00

3:00 PM - 3:50 PM - Creating our Childhood - Room 2A (Second Floor)


Sunday - September 25th

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM - Voice Acting in the 1980s through Today (with Samantha Newark) - Room 2A (Second Floor) 

Karl Moline will be attending both days of PalmCon and will located in booth #318

SCHEDULE

Saturday - September 24th

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM - Tart: AN Indie Comic Book Journey - Room 1A
​2:00 PM - 2:50 PM - Drawing the Whedon-verse - Room 2B (Second Floor) ​​


Sunday - September 25th
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM - Understanding the 1990s Comic Book Boom - Room 2B (Second Floor) ​​

RESISTANCE ENTERTAINMENT

American actor/dancer Walter Jones is internationally known for playing Zach, The Black Ranger from the children’s action adventure phenomenon, The Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. He has been featured as a series regular or guest star in over 150 episodes of various shows and has been featured in 7 films. Some of his credits include: The Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning police drama The Shield,  the top-rated series drama CSI, the long running comedy hit Moesha, and the upcoming action feature Speed Demons. Walter works regularly as a voice actor lending his voice to radio television, film, and video games. Walter’s recent voiceover acting jobs include work on Step up 4, Death Race 3, and GI Joe 2. 

JUAN NAVARRO

3:00 - 3:50 - Walking the Path of the Jedi with Nalini Krishan & Jesse Jensen - Room 2A Second Floor

PalmCon founder Martin T Pierro believes that for some, comic books can be the gateway to literacy. Pierro also believes in the importance of the Library and that is why every year since PalmCon began we have partnered with the Palm Beach County Library System. We are happy to say that for the sixth year straight the Library will be part of PalmCon and this year the library staff will be hosting TWO panels, one on Saturday and one on Sunday. Stop by the Library’s booth or sit on one of their panels to learn about all the great comic/geek-culture events going on at YOUR public library. 

PalmCon welcomes back professional comic book artist Vinnie Tartamella. Vinnie has a very impressive list of credits including - Hack/Slash, Female Force: Hillary Clinton, Political Power: Bill Clinton, Female Force: Michelle Obama, Female Force: Princess Diana, Political Power: Colin Powell, Project Eon and many more. Vinnie is also currently working on a self-published comic series with his brother Frank Tartamella - Through the Woods. Beyond his comic work Vinnie has also worked as a designer for McFarlane Toys, Diamond Select, Toybiz and Bowen.


Vinnie Tartamella will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #419

JOE FAUVEL

NALINI KRISHAN

The Florida Squad of the 1701st Fleet is returning to PalmCon! The 1701st Fleet is an international Star Trek Fan Association. They are a Star Trek based costuming club and fan organization. Members of The Fleet purchase and/or create (and wear) the various costumes worn by the characters of the Star Trek franchise, which includes but is not limited to the films, comics, books, games, and television shows based on Star Trek. This year the fleet will be brining a replica of the captains chair from the original USS Enterprise for photographs. 

Halo Kitty is an interactive comedy show with some of south Florida's best improv comedians! Help their Heroes and Villains as they perform the strange rituals described in the magic book in order to win possession of the plot devi ... uh ... we mean sacred book and save or destroy the city! Choose your side, participate, and laugh ... like ... a lot.  


Halo Kitty Improv will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #509

Cosplay for Jedi is an amazingly friendly and extremely talented cosplayer/ craftsperson. She runs a one-woman wonder-shop located in the Outer Rim's swamps of Dagobah (Southern Florida). She creates Star Wars inspired character hats & more! Each piece is lovingly and playfully created and is perfect for conventions & events across the galaxy! She makes items men, women and kids! She has been a staple of PalmCOn for years and we are happy to have her back for our 2016 event.


Cosplay for Jedi will be attending both days of PalmCon and will be located in booth #710

ZIPPERTAN

HALO KITTY IMPROV

Juan Navarro is an Artist/Writer working out of Hialeah Florida where he not only makes comics but sell them as owner and operator of Tattoos and Comics! He is the writer Creator of TOMMY, ZOMBIE YEARS and the upcoming REZ & FUGLY. You can catch him on www.FWACATA.com. Juan will be hosting several panels including those with Michael Bell.