January 31-February 1, 2015
Hyatt Regency Hotel
San Francisco Airport
Noelle Stevenson is a comic artist and a writer for comics and TV. She has been nominated for a Harvey Award, and was awarded the Slate Cartoonist Studio Prize for Best Webcomic in 2012 for her original webcomic Nimona. A graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art, Noelle is the co-writer of Lumberjanes and currently writes for Disney's Wander Over Yonder. She lives in Los Angeles.
Take a peek inside Noelle Stevenson's writing, drawing & coloring processes for her award-winning webcomic NIMONA, as well as what she thinks about when she's writing scripts for Lumberjanes and Thor.
Bring along anyone who want to know what this whole Convention thing is about. The Opening Ceremony is open to the public — no badge or registration is required.
Be the first to meet all of our awesome Guests of Honor. You also get a preview of all the great music, events, panels, workshops, contests, artists, and prizes you'll be experiencing at AOD this weekend.
Join Marianne Miller and Noelle Stevenson in a discussion about the presence of women in video games, anime, and TV Shows. We focus on the good examples of strong non-white/non-male character writing and explore specific ways we can focus on improving future roles.
Join Noelle Stevenson (aka Gingerhaze) for a two-hour request-driven doodle free-for-all... from superheroes to Lord of the Rings to wacky fandom mashups (and yes, POKEYMANS!), request and ye shall receive. Click here for some of last year's masterpieces.
The infinite void of the empty page, the crushing deadlines, the ridiculous demands of the executives… does this sound like the life for you? Decide for yourself when cartoon veterans Ken Pontac and Noelle Stevenson overcomes their Post Traumatic Stress Disorder to relate their anus-clenching adventures in the bloody trenches of television, feature animation, and comics.
Just joking, kids, writing for animation , video games, and comics is FUN!
|Saturday at 10 am|
|Opening Ceremonies with AOD Staff, Jon St. John, Ken Pon...||Events 1||Guests|
|Saturday at 1 pm|
|Portrayal of Women in Media with Marianne Miller & Noelle Stevenson||Events 2||Guests, Panels|
|Saturday at 2 pm|
|Comic Creation 101 with Noelle Stevenson||Events 3||Creative Events, Guests, Panels|
|Sunday at Noon|
|Writing For Animation, Video Games, and Comics with Ken Pontac & Noelle Stevenson||Events 2||Creative Events, Guests, Panels|
|Sunday at 3 pm|
|Sketchfest with Noelle Stevenson with Noelle Stevenson||Events 2||Guests, Panels|