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Everything that happened at New York Comic-Con 2022

November 9, 2022

When it comes to comics and animation, professionals and amateurs alike know that Wacom products are an essential tool for creativity. That’s why we’ve always reserved space at cons like NYCC, and 2022 was no different!

We partnered with Graphixly to showcase the powerful combo of Clip Studio Paint and Wacom, especially with the new Wacom Cintiq Pro 27! Here’s everything that went down at New York Comic-Con 2022.

Did you know? Every purchase of a One by Wacom, Wacom Intuos, or Wacom One comes with a free trial of Clip Studio Paint Pro, and every purchase of a Wacom Cintiq or Cintiq Pro 27 comes with a free trial of Clip Studio Paint EX!

Incredible demos of Clip Studio Paint + Wacom Cintiq Pro 27

Graphixly artists CJ Han and Kiron Fan stopped by the booth to demonstrate the power of the Cintiq Pro 27 when used with Clip Studio Paint. Check out some of the incredible work they created below!

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NYCC Demo Artist PP CJ Han

CJ Han is an illustrator and sequential artist based in the New York Metropolitan Area. What they’re most passionate about is creating narratives and storytelling through their art. For their personal work, they explore journey and identity and portray the struggles of growing up, family, and childhood dreams. In their free time, Han enjoys hiking in the woods, exploring, and playing indie games.

Follow them on Artstation, Twitter, and their website!

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NYCC Demo Artist PP Kiron Fan

Kiron Fan is a Taiwanese-American illustrator specializing in character illustration and motivated to capture his visions of different characters through experimental mark making, anatomy, and the blending of traditional art techniques with digital art software. He believes that creating art should be an enjoyable, genuine, and challenging process.

Follow Kiron on Artstation, Twitter, and Instagram!

Open drawing sessions

We also had an open booth where artists of all kinds could come by and see why Wacom tablets and displays are so well-regarded by comic artists, cartoonists, animators, manga creators, and artists of all kinds!

Below: @coconutcarebear, @woostheillustrator, and @tigervillec!

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The Graphixly Instagram takeover

Graphixly also took over Wacom’s Instagram account for the duration of the convention. Check out the highlight to see all the action, and don’t forget to follow @wacom, @graphixly, and all of the artists above!

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About the author

Abeni Jones is a former graphic designer, illustrator, and educator, and current writer, who bought her first Wacom tablet in 1999. She’s passionate about video games, design, and the great outdoors.

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