Friday, February 14, 2014

7th Grade Digital Artist Featured at Dallas Comic Con


Brooke Nelson, a 7th grader from Brooks Wester Middle School, was a featured artist for local comic book publishing company at the Dallas Comic Con Sci Fi Expo. Comic Book Divas publisher, Jeff Hughes was surprised and impressed with Brooke's art and believed her talent should be shared. The 13-year-old was invited to join Comic Book Divas at the Dallas Comic Con event February 8-9 held at the Irving Convention Center.

Plans for her guest appearance also garnered some local media attention:

13-year-old designs her future, Mansfield News-Mirror

FOX 4 news story: Teen Featured at Comic Con
Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

CBS 11 news story: Mansfield Teen Participates In Dallas ComiCon/Sci-Fi Expo

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Special thanks to Brooke's mom for emailing information on her daughter with the Communications Department after reading a request for news items and story ideas in the MISD Messenger digital newsletter.