Official Press Release
LOS ANGELES -- The current talent behind such great comics as Powers and The Mighty Thor have donated their time for one lucky winner in the latest A.C.T.O.R. Benefit lunch and sketch eBay auction.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to talk shop with Oeming and Simonson!!!
The bidding begins Friday, September 9 on eBay and will run until September 13. The lunch will take place on Sunday, September 18 at 1 pm.
WHAT: Win Lunch And A Sketch With Michael Avon Oeming AND Walt Simonson!
WHERE: Baltimore Comic-Con. Check out http://www.comicon.com/baltimore/.
WHO: Michael Avon Oeming is the artist behind such great comics as Powers, Bastard Samurai, and Hammer of the Gods. In addition, he is the current writer of Marvel Comics' Stormbreaker: The Saga of Beta Ray Bill. Walt Simonson has drawn characters such as 'Dr. Fate', the 'Metal Men', 'Hercules Unbound', 'Batman', and 'The Hulk'. He also wrote and drew the adventures of The Mighty Thor for Marvel Comics and Orion for DC Comics. He is currently drawing the limited series, Elric: The Making of a Sorcerer for DC Comics.
Lunch with Michael Avon Oeming and Walt Simonson is a benefit for A Commitment To Our Roots (A.C.T.O.R.) Comic Fund. A.C.T.O.R. is the first-ever federally chartered not-for-profit corporation dedicated strictly to helping comic book creators in need. A.C.T.O.R. creates a financial safety net for yesterdays' creators who may need emergency medical aid, financial support for essentials of life, and an avenue back into paying work. It's a chance for all of us to give back something to the people who have given us so much enjoyment. For more information, visit www.ACTORComicFund.org or call 310-909-7809.