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Comic Book Divas is looking is looking for Booth Divas to attend conventions in the North Texas area; if you’re a model, cosplayer, or a fan girl who is proud to be a geek then this could be the opportunity for you and a chance to let you geekiness fly.
Comic Book Divas is hiring booth models (We are calling them “Booth Divas”) to work at conventions primarily conventions in the Dallas and surrounding areas; The “Booth Diva” would be responsible for talking to fans about Comic Book Divas and its comic book line and merchandise; as well as talk to fans about all things geeky and taking pictures with fans and kids.
We are looking for women 20-21+ in the North Texas area that are very responsible and enthusiastic about comics, conventions, and all things geek-dom, plus very outgoing.
You must be approachable to fans and be willing to take pictures with them; and of course be willing to talk geek with fans for long periods of time, “Booth Divas will also be asked to roam the convention floors to pass our freebies and promo items.
You must be reliable and on time. Plus you must be able to work on Fridays and Saturdays or Saturday’s and Sundays. We will be looking for one or two booth models for the conventions for the mentioned days; schedules will be discussed upon notification
Note: To Cosplayers: If you are interested please note that you will not be able to wear your costumes for the entire convention weekend since you will be wearing a Comic Book Divas t-shirt and representing Comic Book Divas. However we will be open to talking about scheduling a time or day when you could wear your costume.
- Pay – This a paid position; this will be discussed further upon the hiring process.
- Gas – You will be paid for gas used in the round trip to and from the convention.
- Food – Comic Book Divas will provide lunch only during the convention times; as well as snacks and drinks.
- Admittance To Event – We will take care of all arrangements for passes to the event; you will not need t pay for entry into the events.
- Lodging – Comic Book Divas is unable to pay for lodging for local events at this time; so you will need to make sure that you are in driving distance of the event.
- Prints – Cosplayers and/or Models will be allowed to sell their photo prints (Up to three different editions). The prints may be printed by you or Comic Book Divas will have them printed for you free of charge.
The photos must be approved by the photographer for selling or be owned by the model.
- Promotion – Cosplayers and/or Models will be promoted of promo items like postcards, fliers and other promotional materials; they will also receive ad space to promote themselves. Comic Book Divas will create the ad for the model free of charge,
- Websites And Social Miedia – Comic Book Divas will promote through our websites Comic Book Divas and Geek Girls News as well as all our social media accounts; you will also be provided with your own website page on the sites and also on Facebook, and Twitter
- Contract – A contracting will be given to sign with the details of the job, wages and incentives mentioned above.
For full details contact the owner of Comic Book Divas with the following: Resume with past work history, and referrals, website, social media links, and a picture.
Send the following:
- A picture of a head shot and/or full body picture.
- Resume and Reference Letter
- Website and/or social media links (If any)
Qualifying applicants will be given copies of the Comic Book Divas comics to read and then we will schedule a phone interview about the position and how you would pitch the comics.
Comic Book Divas will be heading is heading back to one of the biggest and star packed comic book conventions not only in Texas but in the country, Dallas Comic Con 2013 May 17th-19th and we will be bringing some greaat Comic Book Divas models, Cosplayers, and Variants with us.
Comic Book Divas will be heading back to one of the biggest comic book events in Texas, and rapidly becoming “Must Attend” conventions in the country; this year the Dallas Comic Con will bigger and better than ever as they are bringing some of the top artists and celebrities from around the comic book and entertainment world. This year the DCC will be offering fans a lineup a lineup of guests bigger than “Big Tex” himself! The guest list is so long we can’t possibly mention everyone but here are just some of the headliners attending DCC 2014; “The Captain himself” William Shatner, star of McGyver and StarGate Richard Dean Anderson, from Firefly, Serenity, Castle, and voice actor for Justice League Nathan Fillion, voice actor and the voice of “Batman Kevin Conory, the Pink Ranger herself Catherine Sutherland, artist and Marvel Zombies artist Arthur Suydam, artist Amanda Connor,artist Jim Steranko and many more.
Among all the guests and fans, Comic Book Divas will be setup in the artist alley/small press area, Comic Book Divas will be debuting some awesome variant covers including ”SQUIRREL” #1 Featuring actress and Comic Book Divas model Anjanette Clewis, the Rondo nominated “Penny Dreadful’s Cauldron Of Terror” Spell-Bound Variant by Alfred Trujillo, the Miss Misery’s A Haunting Desire” Comic Book Divas Photo Variant Cover, and a special print featuring cosplayer Krystle Starr as “Pamela Strong” from the upcoming super hero mystery comic “Donor” by Eddie Medina.
Created and Written by Jeff Hughes
Art by Richard and Kristi Zerga
Featuring: PJ Soles, Rhonda Shear, Lily Cardone, Amanda Dyar, Anjanette Clewis, Kristen Hall, Sara Barrett
This is the special “SQUIRREL” #1 Movie Poster Variant Cover edition that features the face of one of the fearful fluffy-tailed varmint coming through the darkness of the black background. At the top are the words “SQUIRREL” The New Word In Terror” below are the credits of the cast.
“SQUIRREL” is a parody of the Alfred Hitchcock classic “The Birds” where a flock of birds attack a sleepy Northern California community , creating chaos and death everywhere. The 1963 film starred Tippi Hedren , Jessica Tandy,Suzanne Pleshette, and Rod Taylor. The movie is famous for some of the inspirational camera angles and frames, and with some of the most memorable cinematic scenes from Alfred Hitchcock.
A campus security guard pepper sprays s baby squirrel in front of school children, the squirrel squeals in pain as the children watch in horror; one of the students named “Lily” grabs the baby squirrel and she and her babysitter PJ takes the squirrel to the vet.
The next day Lilly, PJ and the vet release the baby squirrel back into the field and campers back into the forest. After returning to the forest the baby squirrel tells the other squirrels and other creatures of what occurred, soon the sound of chattering fills the forest
Soon the horde of squirrels will descend upon the small town; attacking everywhere including the tranquil park where both old and young had gathered to relax, play, and feed the squirrels but now the squirrels want something other than peanuts they want revenge!
PENNY DREADFUL’S CAULDRON OF TERROR #1
Created and Written by Penny Dreadful
Sprite Fright art by Josh Barker
Puppy Love art by Frankie B Washington
Penny Dreadful the horror hostess of “Shilling Shockers” has brought chills and and chuckles throughout the Massachusetts and New England areas; who has also spell-bound fans in over 150 cities throughout six states and also over Internet channels, and past seasons are now available on DVD including ”The Dreadful Hallowgreen” Special” Halloween Special featuring Penny and fellow horror host Dr. Ganggreen. Now Penny Dreadful is bring her “Dreary Ones” (Fans) and comic book lovers her first comic book that is created and written by Penny Dreadful herself.
“Penny Dreadful’s Cauldron Of Terror” contains two haunting stories that will take you back to the days of the classic EC Comics (For those Dreary Ones and comic book fans that are too young to remember EC Comics, please read here and check them out at your favorite comic book store). Penny has created and written two stories that will give both “Dreary Ones” and comic book fans a good chill and chuckle with her creations “Sprite Fright” and “Puppy Love”.
“Christina” wants to invite her friends inside the house to play after sunset but Christina’s mother will not allow her to invite them into the house.
What happens when Christina’s mother leaves her alone with her baby sister and invites her friends into the house?
Penny Dreadful’s next story comes straight from the question, “How did Penny And Garou Meet?” in a story entitled “Puppy Love” ; since Penny wants to keep this story a surprise for her fans, we at Comic Book Divas can not say to much in fear that Penny may turn Comic Book Divas owner Jeff Hughes into a Texas horn-frog!
All that Comic Book Divas can say is this “When Penny and Garou met it was love at first fright
MISS MISERY’S A HAUNTING DESIRE
Created by Miss Misery Written by Miss Misery and Jeff Hughes
Art by Arianna Sherman, Colors by Sean Salazar
Featured: Horror Hostess Miss Misery, Musician John Gillette, The band DAMMIT
Published by Comic Book Divas and Last Doorway Production
Miss Misery first comic book is entitled “Miss Misery’s A Haunting Desire”; the comic book tells the tale of Miss Misery’s obsession with her favorite band “DAMMIT” and how she follows them everywhere they appear, she is clearly the bands biggest fan, but her heart belongs to John the band’s lead guitarist John, the only problem is he doesn’t know how she feels.
Miss Misery doesn’t do flowers, candy or jewelry to get the attention of a potential boyfriend..but KIDNAPPING will really impress them.
Reyna Young who created this first installment of the “Miss Misery” comic book series approach Jeff Hughes the owner and primary writer of Comic Book Divas , where they collaborated to bring the story to the pages of a comic book.
Joining Comic Book Divas will be some of the Comic Book Divas models including actress and Comic Book Divas model Anajnette Clewis who is featured in “SQUIRREL”; she will be on hand to sign her “SQUIRREL” variant cover edition aswell as her photo prints and DVD’s. Cosplayer and Comic Book Divas model Krystle Starr is best known for cosplaying Batgirl, Green Lantern, and Princess Leia and who will be portraying “Pamela Strong” in the upcoming suer hero mystery comic book series ”Donor”; Krystle Starr will be at the Comic Book Divas table signing her special edition print from “Donor”
with art by Eddie Medina. she will also have prints of herself decked out in some of her popular cosplay costumes;
plus she will be discussing her role in “Donor”. Also joining the Comic Book Divas table for the first time will be fan favorite cosplayer Enasni Volz who is widely known at conventions for portraying the lovable, sexy but whackily derranged Harley Wuinn; she will be at the Comic Book Divas table taking pictures and signing prints.
Visit thw Comic Book Divas table on the third floor at the artist alley and small press area, visit with Comic Book Divas owner and writer Jeff Hughes, pick up the Comic Book Divas Variants, and of course meet Anjanette, Krystle, and Desiree.
Dallas Comic Con
May 17th-19th 2013
Irving Convention Center
The Comic Book Divas crew grabbed our interview gear and press passes and descended with thousands of other comic book, and science fiction fans onto the Dallas Sci-Fi Expo in February; while we were there we spoke tomany fans and interviewed some creative cosplayers including the very popular and fan favorite Desiree Preston.
We met Desiree who was dressed as the Joker’s main squeeze Harley Quinn, while we were taking photos amid other fans; We asked Desiree if we could get an interview with her about all thinks “Geek Girl”; she was nice enough to grant us an interview, As we made our way through the isles of fans, Desiree gladly stopped to take pictures with fans and always had a very warm on her face when a young fan wanted to pose with ”Harley Quinn”.
Jeff Hughes owner of Comic Book Divas sat down with Desiree and talked with her about a slew of topics that ranged from cosplay and cosplay design to women’s presence in the comic book world and how they are making an impact and how they are changing how we see “Geeks” today.
INTERVIEW WITH DESIREE PRESTON AT DALLAS SCI-FI EXPO 2013
Be sure to follow Desiree Preston at the links below.