On March 10th to 12th 2023, Bill Plympton will be attending the NorthEast ComicCon in Boxboro, Massachusetts.
Over the course of several decades, Plympton has become a master in the field of hand-drawn animation, creating a lot of beloved characters and working on projects for big names in the entertainment industry, like designing couch gags for The Simpsons.
Bill will be available all weekend signing autographs and showcasing his works, making it a truly unique experience for those attending NorthEast ComicCon, this is a rare chance to learn from an animation legend. On Saturday, March 11th at 3:15 pm, Plympton will host an Animation Masterclass, limited to 50 people. This exclusive event will provide attendees with a chance to learn about the skills and techniques needed to create hand-drawn animation, with Plympton providing references, question-and-answer sessions, and visual aides.
Plympton adds the personal touch to this masterclass that makes it really special. As part of this unique learning experience, participants will receive a quick sketch of one of his classic characters. Also, it’s an incredible value for $20, especially when you consider Plympton’s wealth of knowledge and expertise.
For this masterclass, you have to buy admission to NorthEast ComicCon separately. There’s no better way to learn from an animation legend, and for fans of hand-drawn animation, this is an opportunity not to be missed.
The impressive body of work Bill Plympton has produced speaks volumes about his talent and passion for animation. In the pantheon of animation greats, Plympton has a long list of awards and accolades to his name. From his early work creating cartoons for publications like Vanity Fair and The New Yorker to his more recent work designing couch gags for The Simpsons, Plympton has consistently pushed the boundaries of animation.
His unique style is characterized by loose, flowing lines and vibrant, colorful imagery, which makes him stand out from other animators. There’s something whimsical, often surreal, and always entertaining about his characters. There is no denying the charm and appeal of Plympton’s unique brand of animation, whether you like his early shorts or his more recent feature-length projects, like “Idiots and Angels” or “Cheatin'”.
Aside from being an animator, he’s also a writer, director, and producer. The impact he had on animation cannot be overstated.
This year, we’re honored to have Bill Plympton at NorthEast ComicCon, and his Animation Masterclass is a must-attend for anyone into hand-drawn animation. Only 50 spots are available, so don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance. This is an unforgettable experience you don’t want to miss.
In addition to the Animation Masterclass, there will be a wide range of events and activities for attendees to enjoy. Celebrity guests, comic book artists, writers, and creators will be present, signing autographs and offering selfie photo ops. There will be plenty of cosplay activities, photo ops, panel discussions, live performances, and vendors selling comics, toys, and other collectibles.
To top off the weekend, there will be an after-party concert in the main courtyard from 8:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Saturday night. For those wishing to stay overnight, the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Conference Center is offering hotel rooms for $99 + tax per night, and when reserved directly with the hotel, attendees will receive one free weekend general admission for each night of their stay by mentioning the code “ComicCon”.
You won’t want to miss the NorthEast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza. It’s from March 10th to 12th at the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Conference Center in Boxborough, Massachusetts, and promises to be a treasure trove of comics, toys, art, books, memorabilia, crafts, and pop culture stuff.
- Meet your favorite pop-culture celebrities, and comic book artists, writers, and creators, and get their autographs.
- Cosplay as your favorite characters and join in the fun!
- Engage in meaningful discussions with panelists about the industry’s latest trends and topics.
- Experience live performances from some of the industry’s most talented performers.
- Shop for toys, comics, and other collectibles from a wide range of vendors.
NorthEast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza promises to be the event of the year for pop culture fans, and tickets are available now. You won’t want to miss this event if you love animation, collectibles, or pop culture in general. March 10th to 12th at the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Conference Center in Boxborough, Massachusetts, and promises to be a treasure trove of comics, toys, art, books, memorabilia, crafts, and pop culture stuff.
It’s easy to see why this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that animation fans should not miss meeting Bill Plympton or other special guests such as Samantha Mathis, Charles Shaughnessy, Lauren Lane, Nicholle Tom, Gigi Edgley, Jeff Kline, Roger Kabler, Joe St.Pierre, Keith Williams, Keith Champagne, Will Murray, Ken Wheaton, Rich Maurizio, Bob Eggleton, Marianne Plumridge, Tim Jones, Brian R. Hall, Bob Tkacik, Mach Bell and more! NorthEast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza is the perfect place to be for all fans of pop culture, with panel discussions, live performances, meet-and-greets with celebrities and artists, and vendors selling comics, toys, and other collectibles. With daily and weekend passes available, this is an event that is not to be missed.
Write it down! On Saturday, March 11, Bill Plympton will host an Animation Masterclass at 3:15 pm, which is limited to only 50 attendees. The Masterclass will be held at the Boxboro Regency Hotel in Boxboro, MA, and will provide a detailed look into the skills needed to create hand-drawn animation. Bill will talk about his process, referencing his work and answering questions from the audience. Visual aids will be provided to help illustrate his points and each participant will receive a quick sketch of one of Bill’s classic characters, The Masterclass costs $20, and The $20 fee for the Masterclass does not include admission to Northeast ComicCon. Attendees must purchase admission to the event in order to access entry to the Masterclass. This is a great opportunity for fans of animation and Bill’s work to get an inside look into the creative process and to learn from a master animator.
About the Show
What: The NorthEast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza
When: March 10-12, 2023
Where: The Boxboro Regency Hotel, 242 Adams Pl., Boxboro MA 01719
Get ready for a weekend filled with fun and excitement at the NorthEast ComicCon & Collectibles Extravaganza! This annual event is taking place on March 10th-12th, 2023 at the Boxboro Regency Hotel & Convention Center in Boxborough, Massachusetts.
Families will love exploring the 30,000-square-foot venue, filled with vendors selling comic books, collectibles, cards, and more. But that’s not all – the event also features celebrity appearances, live music, standup comedy, karaoke, and much more.
If you’re planning on attending the entire weekend, make sure to take advantage of the special hotel deals! For just $99 a night, you can get VIP admission to the event, as well as enjoy all the amenities the Boxboro Regency Hotel has to offer. Most rooms come equipped with mini-fridges and balconies overlooking the indoor pool, and high-end suites even have separate living rooms and sofa beds.
During your stay, you can take advantage of the hotel’s restaurant, fitness center, and other facilities like free WiFi, free parking, and disabled access. The hotel also offers an airport shuttle and on-site business services, like a computer, printer, and fax. If you’re looking for even more dining options, the hotel’s Minuteman Grille American Pub is a must-try, and there are several other nearby restaurants to choose from.