Dragon Con is an annual Sci-Fi and Fantasy convention held in Atlanta over Labor Day Weekend.
Dragon Con started in 1987 as an outgrowth of a local SF and gaming group, the Dragon Alliance of Gamers and Role-Players. Over the years, the convention has grown to cover more than just Science Fiction, Fantasy, and gaming becoming the largest costume convention in the world.
This all ages show is located in the heart of downtown Atlanta Georgia. It will have celebrity guest, vendors, and events from panels, contests to the infamous Dragon Con Parade held that Saturday with over 100,000 costumed guests.
Badge Art Reveal!!
Aquarius the Book of Mer
Afua has designed the badge art for 2017's Dragon Con! Meet Astara, from her original series Aquarius the Book of Mer coming MerMay 2018!
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The Official Badge art of DragonCon 2017!
September 1-4th Atlanta Georgia
Purchase your 18x24 poster at the show! Only 50 copies available so you better nab yours before someone else does! Booth 16-17G
Won't be there? You can still get an 11x14 signed print at the link below. Very limited stocks!
Meet the Artist
Panel Schedule and Maps
Afua will be attending all 4 days of the show. See her table location on the map below and review her panel schedule.
Panel: What If…Marvel’s Agent Carter, Agents of Sheild & others …
Location: Valdosta – Sheraton (Length: 1 Hour)
Description: What if…Director Carter and Director Coulson meet? What if Daisy meets the Inhumans in Hawaii? Fan fun talk on what would be amazing twists to see on our Marvel government/conspiracy shows.
Panel: The Making of DragonCon Badge Art!
Location: Chastain – I-J Westin
Length: 1 Hour
Description: We talk to Afua Richardson, who created this year’s wonderful Dragon Con badge art. She will share her inspiration & artistic process.
Panel: Fashion In Comics
Time: Sat 02:30 pm
Location: Chastain I-J – Westin (Length: 1 Hour)
Description: We look at how artists design your favorite characters with a focus on keeping them looking their most fashionable. Join us for a lively discussion of what comic characters should & should not wear.