Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2019 Exhibitors
DARBY POP PUBLISHING
For nearly a decade, Darby Pop Publishing has been “the little engine that could” in the comic book world. As home to the only official series of Bruce Lee comics, as well as a host of high- concept, highly-regarded titles such as The 7th Sword, Things You Shouldn’t Remember, Side- Kicked, and Indestructible, Darby Pop prides itself on being both wholly collaborative and fiercely independent. Founded by Emmy-winning writer/producer Jeff Kline, Darby Pop has cultivated a broad range of titles built upon the belief that passionate people tell the best stories. In addition to their print and digital libraries, Darby Pop is also home to exclusive, officially-licensed Bruce Lee patches and pins, as well as dozens of limited-edition lithographs and assorted collectibles. Whether your tastes lean toward sci-fi or fantasy, military or martial arts, comedy or horror, superheroes or anti-heroes… there’s no shortage of enticing entry points into the Darby Pop Publishing universe. Visit them at darbypop.com and discover your next favorite everything!
FENHAM PUBLISHING - JIM DYER
Fenham Publishing is a small press that was established in 2000 by Jim Dyer, grandson of C. M. Eddy, Jr. The press was formed to showcase the works of Providence, Rhode Island native C. M. Eddy, Jr. an author of short stories from the pulp magazine era of the 1920’s, most notably Weird Tales. Mr. Eddy was a confidant and friend to both H. P. Lovecraft and Houdini during that period. After painstakingly combing through the many personal effects of his grandfather that have been stored away for years, Jim rediscovered his grandfather’s original manuscripts and has carefully chosen some notable selections as a basis for the titles produced thus far.
RUBBER CHICKEN COMICS
Vintage and Modern Comics, Vintage Toys, records, lots more at 15 N. Main Street, Bellingham, MA. 02019 (Behind the Dairy Queen on Rt. 126)
Joe Souza III - I think I've Created a Monstah
Unique sculptures & original artwork from Rhode Island.
BRIAN R. Hall
Brian R Hall – Author-Producer-film maker- Martial Arts Champion Currently Brian R Hall has teamed up with Producer Christian Rivera and together they are making an epic historical and theological/paranormal based movie/documentary called Conquest of the Fallen- War of the Nephilim. With a full 7 minute trailer already released the complete film should be completed and on Netflix/HBO/Amazon by late Fall 2019. The film is based off of more than 20 years of scholarly research done by Semitic language and ancient Theological Judaic text expert Brian R Hall. Brian R Hall author is also the creator of the Legendary Kingdoms of Attera epic fantasy book series that he had worked on for more than 25 years before putting into publication. Brian is also the author of the Mountain Night Owl Tales (Kentucky Fireside Folklore- Ghost Stories- Chiller Thriller tales of Suspense). Two Time Emmy Award Winner, Bill Diamond worked with Brian on this ongoing book series providing cover and interior Illustrations. Brian and Bill Diamond are currently working on another series together called “Cats and Owls are Midnight Pals.” A book series for children based in the Mountain Night Owl Tales book series. The format of the books is done in the first ever NOVIX book style created by the author Brian R. Hall and editor Catherine Gutierrez. The Novix, named from a hybrid mix of a novel prose and comics bubble and story panels, is a unique blend of both genres. It’s not a graphic novel and it’s not a reformatted comic, or an overly illustrated book; it is a blend of all three. This first issue of the Mountain Night Owl Tales is historically the first book ever printed in this new and progressive format. Hands for War martial arts book series, with Foundations in Nine Gates Boxing the first book in the series already in publication. Being in the Martial arts for now 40 years, and wining several International and National Championships, Brian has taught many Special Forces Military personnel, police and professional fighters over the years having trained 12 Gold Medalists from all over the United States, Brian Has made several television, newspaper, and magazine appearances in regards to his Martial Arts career. Brian has a Rabbinical/Doctoral level in theological education. He has taught Hebrew and Theology all across the USA and abroad. An expert in Alternative Theological Archeology and history Brian has appeared in several blockbuster documentaries and radio shows to both national and international audiences, speaking on his expertise in historical theology, histories and dealing with the spiritually based paranormal
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WEX REX Collectibles
Wex Rex owner Gary Sohmers has been in the Pop Culture Memorabilia biz for 40 years, and will be bringing a selection of gifts and collectibles including Record Albums, Disneyana, Rock n Roll memorabilia, Antique Toys, Vintage Die-cast, Posters, vintage Concert T-Shirts, Memorabilia, Comics, Pins & Buttons, Pop Culture Collectibles and Weird Stuff.
Pursued By A Bear Sewing
My name is Jessica Savory and I am the creator of Pursued By A Bear Sewing. I design and create a multitude of awesome things. Many items are one-of-a-kind, so once they're gone, they're gone! In addition to many other items, I make: purses, bags, and wallets; key fobs; hair bows & flowers; dog bandanas, bowties, & other canine accessories; tea wallets; and re-usable microwavable hand warmers. I also offer custom orders! Nearly all items I will be selling have been created exclusively for NECC. Fandoms represented include, but are not limited to, in no particular order: Marvel & DC characters (everything from Captain America & Wonder Woman to Deadpool & Black Panther to Batman & BatGirl), Doctor Who, Firefly, Supernatural, Sherlock, The Legend of Zelda, The Walking Dead, Stranger Things, Harry Potter, TMNT, GoT, Star Wars, Star Trek, Pokemon, and some Disney options as well. Come visit for a truly unique experience!
Quantum Seahorse Victoria Chiu-Lin
Victoria Chiu-Lin is an origami artist and illustrator. She likes making cute animals and is currently working on making designs for various cartoon, anime and videogame fandoms.
Foulfellow Press is a small company based out of New Hampshire, we make fan art, paint skate decks, make pins, shadow boxes, we live to create odes to the pop culture we all know and love as well as our own indie comics.
CAT IN THE BOX
Cat in the Box sells whimsical cardboard boxes for cats who think inside the box. Our cardboard cat condos are made in the USA with eco-friendly and cat-safe materials, including soy-based inks. Cat in the Box products are stylish and add a sense of fun and flair for any setting. Kitty will love the toy; you'll love the look!
DARK MATTER CHOCOLATE
Dark Matter Chocolate is a small artisan chocolatier based in Boston, Massachusetts. We specialize in interesting flavors of chocolate, in bars and nerdy molded shapes.
Corvid Concepts is my "main" business name, but under that name, I have "Perfectly Imperfect" which are wooden shelf sitters of popular culture characters using scrap wood from my bigger wood projects.
Scott M. Baker, author of Yeitso, The Vampire Hunters trilogy, and the Rotter World saga. Scott M. Baker was born and raised in Everett, Massachusetts and spent twenty-three years in northern Virginia working for the Central Intelligence Agency. Scott is now retired and lives just outside of Concord, New Hampshire. He has written Shattered World I: Paris, the first in his five-book young adult post-apocalypse series; The Vampire Hunters trilogy, about humans fighting the undead in Washington D.C.; Rotter World, Rotter Nation, and Rotter Apocalypse, his post-apocalyptic zombie saga; Yeitso, his homage to the giant monster movies of the 1950s that he loved watching as a kid; as well as a several zombie-themed novellas and anthologies. He is currently working on a new zombie survival series focusing on a young woman learning how to survive in a world overrun by the living dead.