Imagination! Creation! Comics!
Do you like to draw?
Have you ever wondered what it takes to create a Graphic Novel or Comic Book?
Have you ever wanted to give it a try?
Quick! Grab a pencil and paper!
Join us at a library near you and tap into your creative side!
Kyle Puttkammer - educator, entertainer, creator of "Galaxy Man" and comic shop retailer for 18+ years.
What you can expect -
A one hour presentation geared toward comic enthusiasts
ages 9yr & older.
Kyle will offer an insider's look at the amazing world of Superheroes!
Attendees will have plenty of opportunities to draw.
1. Being creative - the basics of drawing comics.
2. The secret of art - three steps to becoming a skilled artist.
3. Be inspired - find out what it takes to stay motivated.
4. Get down to business - opportunities to share your talents.
5. About Galaxy Man - find out about our newest comic book hero!
Host libraries should have dedicated space for attendees, a dry erase board, plenty of paper, and pencils.
If you are interested in scheduling an appearance, please contact Kyle.
We now have a Galaxy Man costume.
April 2nd - SC Comic Con
May 26th - Momo Con
June 17th - Heroes Con
June 25th - CatCon LA
July 7th - Dallas Public Library, GA @ 2pm
July 7th - La Fayette County Library, GA @ 6pm
July 14th - LaGrange Library @ 3:30pm
July 14th - Harris County Library @ 6:30pm
July 28th - Belton Library, SC @ 11am
July 28th - Powdersville Library, SC @ 2pm
July 28th - Anderson Library, SC @ 4:30pm
Sept 2nd - Baltimore Comic Con
Sept 17th - Columbus Book Festival
Oct 6th - New York Comic Con
14 1-5pm Northeast/Spruill Oaks Branch Library Mini Comic Conhttp://www.afpls.org/events
2013 Library, Convention & Speaking Engagements
March 1st-3rd - Connooga
March 15th - SW Dekalb High School @ 1:30pm
May 4th - Free Comic Book Day @ Galactic Quest
June 6th - Coweta Library @ 2pm, Grantsville Library @ 5:30pm
June 7th-9th - Heroes Con, Charolette NC With Marcus Williams - HERO CATS #0 debut!
June 11th - Forest Park Library @ 3pm, Cumming Library @ 6:30pm
June 12th - Dacula Library @ 3pm, Hamilton Mill Library @ 5:30pm
June 13th - Fitzgerald Public Library @ 2pm
June 14th - Southwest branch @ 11am, Eastpoint @2pm
June 18th - Chick-fil-a Loganville.
June 19th - Duluth Library @ 2:30, Grayson Library @ 6:30pm
June 20th - Senoia Library @ 2:30pm, A Mitchell Powell Llibrary @ 4:30pm
June 21st - Buckhead Library @ 1pm
June 22nd - Fan Fest 2013 Columbus library mini comic con 11am-5pm
June 27th - Northeast/Spruill Library @ 2pm
June 28th - Dallas Public Library @ 2pm
July 2nd - Jefferson public library @ 4pm
July 3rd - Lawrenceville library @ 5:30pm
July 9th - Jackson Public Library @ 10am & 1pm Huge Kids program!
July 10th - Roswell Library @ 1:30 (kids) and 3pm (teens)
July 16th - Ringgold library @ 6pm
July 18th - Flint River Library @ 3pm (kids) & 6pm (teens)
July 20th - Doraville library @ 2:30pm
July 23rd - Hartwell Library @ 2pm (kids) & 4pm (teens)
July 24th - Lilburn library @ 3pm, Peachtree library @ 5pm
July 30th - Chick-fil-a in Winder signing. 6-8pm.
July 31st - Athens - Clark County Library @ Noon, Bogart library @ 3pm, Watkinsville library @ 6pm
Sept 21st - Suwannee book festival.
Oct 5th - Fairburn Parade
Nov 3rd - Marrietta comic con
Nov. 16th - Savannah Childern's Book Festival
2012 Library & Speaking engagements
Galaxy Man comics are now distributed nationally through Diamond Comics Distributors!
March 22nd - Homer public library
April 12th - Chicago - Diamond Retailer Summit
Libraries & Comic Shops
How to Form a Perfect Partnership
American Library Association (ALA) Marketing Specialist Tina Coleman and Kyle Puttkammer
April 13th-15th - C2E2 - Chicago
April 26th - North Gwinnett Arts Association
May 6th - Barefoot in the Park, Duluth
June 4th - Northeast / Spruill @ 2pm (teen) / Sharon Forks @ 6pm
June 12th - Harold S. Swindle Library @ 3pm
June 13th - Suwanee Academy of Arts @ 9:30am
June 20th Dawson Library 11am / Lumpkin Library @ 2pm
June 21st - Ocee Library @ 11am (children's program)
June 28th - Dodge County library & Fitzgerald / Ben Hill library
July 2nd - 1pm Roswell Library
July 29th @ Atlanta South Comic Con
July 31 Dawson Lumpkin Library kids program
2011 libraries & speaking engagements
Feb 22nd - Events & Andventures @ Lawrenceville
March 26th Writing Conference / Armstrong University
April 9th - Dekalb library @ noon. storytime
May 7th - Free Comic Book Day
May 8th - Barefoot in the Park
May 21st - Fanaticon2
June 4th Peachtree Corners Library @ 2pm
June 6th - Cumming library @ 6:30pm
June 8th - Forson library @ 2:30pm
Locust Grove @ 4:30pm
June 9th - McDonough library @ 2:30pm, Cochran @ 4:30pm, Fairview @ 6:30pm
June 18th - Doraville library @ 2:30pm
June 21st - Jackson-Butts County library @ 6pm
June 22nd - Dacula Library @ 2pm
June 23rd - 10:30am Adamsville Library
Grayson library @ 6pm
July 11th - Northlake Library @ 4pm
Redan-Trotti library @ 6pm
July 13th - Alpharetta @ 4:30pm
July 14th - Union County library 11am
Fannin / Blue Ridge @ 2pm
Sept 2nd-4th Decatur Book Festival
Sept 17th - Johns Creek @ 11am
Oct 15th - Dunwoody library @ 2pm
Oct 19th - Athens Clark County @ 4pm
Nov 1st - Kiwanis group in Buford @ noon
Nov 19th - Savannah Childrens Book Festival
2010 Libraries completed
April 23rd - Nashville @ 1:15pm & Tifton @ 4:30pm
May 8th & 9th - Barefoot in the Park (Duluth)
May 15th - Fanaticon in Ashville, NC
June 4th-6th - Heroes Con
June 8th - Hampton Park library @ 6:30pm
June 10th - Snellville, GA @ 2pm
June 10th @ 5pm - Duluth, GA
June 12th @ Sci Fi Summer Con
June 15th - Jackson County @ 6pm
June 17 - Newton county @ 5pm
June 23rd - Springfield @ 10:30am, Ricon @ 2pm, West Broad @ 4pm
June 24th - 10:30 am @ Oglethorpe Mall, 1pm @ Bull Street, 3pm @ Thunderbolt
June 25th - @ 3pm Tybee
June 26th @ 11am Liberty (Hinesville), 3pm @ Carnegie
June 27th - @ 3pm Southwest
June 28th @ 10:30 am Islands, 2pm @ WWLaw, 4pm @ West Chatham (Pooler)
July 1st - Newnan Library (Spider-man)
July 27th - Five Forks Lawrenceville @ 4pm
July 15th - La Fayette County @ 2pm, Catoosa County @ 4pm, Rossville @ 6pm
Aug 28th & 29th - Suwannee Book Festival
Oct 19th - Smyrna@ 6:30pm
Nov 13th - Savannah Children's Book Festival
2009 Libraries completed
South Metro Performers Showcase - Jan 8th
Dacula - Feb 3rd
Randy Gingrich school @ GQ Bufod March 6th
Newnan Library - March 19th
Roswell - March 30th
Five Forks Library - April 15th
Mount Vernon Middle / High School - April 23rd
Timber Ridge Elementry School - May 1st
Dodge County - May 16th @ 3pm / Franklin Memorial - 10am & Noon
Lilburn - May 22nd @ 3pm
Forest Park - June 1st @ 7pm
Covington - June 2nd @ 6:30pm
Cumming - June 4th - @ 6:30pm
Northside Libraray - June 11th @ 3:30pm
Tyrone - June 15th @ 2pm / Alpharetta @ 6pm
Winder - June 16th @ 2pm / Clarksville @ 5pm
Rome / rockmart / Cedartown - June 19th (times)
Sharon Forks - June 23rd @ 6:30pm
Glennville @ 11am, Reidsville 1pm, Mt Vernon @3pm, Vidalia @ 5&7pm - June 25th
Jessup Library tour - (5 locations) June 24th - 27th
Hall County - July 6th @ 2:30pm
Canton Library - July 6th @ 6:30pm
Fayette County Library - July 7th @ 4pm
Monrow Walton County - July 10th @ 3:30pm
Powell Library - spider-man appearance @ 7pm
Peachtree City - July 17th
Buchanan Harlson Library - July 21st
Appling Library, Peirce Library
- July 23rd
Clinch Library, Ware Library - July 24th
Lawrenceville - July 30th
Fairburn Library - Oct 19th
Savannah Galaxy Man book signing - Nov 14th
21 locations! - Thanks for a great year!
34 locations! - thanks for a great year!
Savannah Tour / December 5th - 7th
Smyrna - Jan 25
Decatur - Feb 22
Roswell - March 31 @ 11am
Stone Mountain - April 2nd @ 6:30pm
Lee county (south GA)- June 7th @ 1pm
Thomasville (South GA) - June 8th @ 10:30am
Roddenberry Memorial - June 8th @ 2pm
Chamblee (North DeKalb) - June 11th @ 4pm
Roswell - June 21st @ 3pm (return)
Stone Mountain - June 23 @ 11am (return)
Covington - June 23 @ 1pm
Decatur - June 25th @ 1pm (return)
Scottdale Toby Grant - July 11th @ 3pm
Forsyth County - July 12th @ 6:30pm
Dawson County - July 18th @ 4pm
Dahlonega - July 19th @ 4pm
Gresham - July 23rd @ 4pm
Roswell - July 26th @ 3pm (return)
Dunwoody - July 31 @ 2pm
Buford - Oct 16th @ 7:30pm
Five Forks - Dec 3rd @ 4:30pm
Marketing Classes - field trips