Monday, March 22, 2010

San Jose Super Toy & Comic Book show / August 14

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We are very proud to announce that actress CHARLENE TILTON from the TV show Dallas attended our August 14th show.

She is best known for playing Lucy Ewing, the sly, vixenish, frequently frustrated granddaughter of Jock Ewing in the popular television series Dallas from 1978 to 1985 and from 1988 to 1990.


Make sure to stop by her booth and say hello.


ALL GUESTS ARE SUBJECT TO CANCELLATION DUE TO PROFESSIONAL COMMITMENTS.


Actress/model ERIKA ELENIAK from the Baywatch T.V. show attended the AUG. 14th show.
Some of her her credits are

* Baywatch...as Shauni McClain (47 episodes!)
* Bordello of Blood
* The Beverly Hillbillies - (Feature film) as Elly May Clampett
* Under Siege (Feature film) as Jordan Tate
* Charles in Charge
* Chasers (movie)
* The original E.T. - Feature film by Steven Spielberg
* Playboy (Featured on 3 covers )


ALL GUESTS ARE SUBJECT TO CANCELLATION DUE TO PROFESSIONAL COMMITMENTS.




Actor and
former heavyweight KARATE world-champion BOB WALL attended our AUG. 14th show.

He was featured in a number of films, most notably three appearances with martial arts master Bruce Lee.
Bob appeared in the film Way of the Dragon (RETURN OF THE DRAGON) with Lee, along with Chuck Norris. He also had a supporting role in Lee's most famous film (in the western world) ENTER THE DRAGON as OHARA.
He later appeared in BRUCE LEE's Game of Death. He has also appeared in seven Chuck Norris movies.

For two decades Bob Wall was a force on the tournament circuit placing 1st or 2nd in every major karate championship from 1965 to 1972. Mr. Wall was also a member of the legendary quintet of Chuck Norris, Mike Stone, Joe Lewis, and Skipper Mullins sweeping the world professional titles for 1970, 71, & 72.
Among the martial arts Bob Wall has studied Okinawa-te karate under Shihan Gordon Doversola. In 1966, Wall along with karate champion Joe Lewis opened the famous Sherman Oaks Karate Studio in Sherman Oaks, California. In 1968 Lewis sold his share of the studio to Chuck Norris.
And to top it off, Bob was born in SAN JOSE.
He attended JAMES LICK High School.






*****All guests are subject to cancellation due to professional commitments.






SAN JOSE SUPER TOY, COMIC BOOK & COLLECTIBLE SHOW

Saturday, AUGUST 14, 2010
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Road, San Jose, CA 95111

Early Bird 9 AM - 10:59 AM
General admission 11 AM - 4 PM

General Admission: $5.00
Kids Under 12: $2.50
Early Bird: $15.00

The Fairgrounds charges $8 for parking.
Dealers contact us today.
$85 vendor space fee.
(8 foot long table).

artapartment@yahoo.com




240 tables of vintage to modern toys and collectibles! Too much variety to list....
Disneyana - Robots & TRANSFORMERS - Tonka Toys - Non-sports Cards - Comic Books & vinyl RECORDS rock n roll and many other genres of music - Celebrity Signed items - RARE STAR WARS & OTHER FILM POSTERS - Dolls - GI Joe's - LEGO Dealers -LEGOS- Art & Small Press


There will be a large collection of vintage Lunchboxes for sale at the show.






















Author and Creature Features host John Stanley is attending the show.

For six years (1979-84) He hosted "Creature Features" at KTVU, Channel 2, in Oakland, CA, and it is those fascinating times I have tried to resurrect in the book "I WAS A TV HORROR HOST". I was preceded by Bob Wilkins, one of the most popular TV personalities in the San Francisco-Bay Area from 1971-78, and his story is told along with mine.
Pick up his book and get it signed.




Greg ESPINOZA will be at the show.

Greg Espinoza is the artist of PUG, an original graphic novel recently published by Image Comics, and written by Derek McCulloch (Eisner-nominated for Stagger Lee). Greg has freelanced as an artist for 25 years, in comics, gaming, and animation, working for such companies as Image, Emperor's Choice Games, Tundra/Kitchen Sink Press, Malibu, Eclipse, and TSR. He currently lives in Alameda with his wife, Karen, and two pesky cats.




MARIO HERNANDEZ will be at the show.


Mario Hernandez The editing and self-publishing force behind the early Love and Rockets as well as a contributor with his brothers Jaime and Gilbert, Mario has also contributed stories to Heck! (ROP), Buzzard (Cat-Head), Rip Off Comix, Measles, and his solo collection Brain Capers (Fantagraphics Books). He lives in San Francisco with his wife, comix writer Rebecka Wright.


Harry S. Robins will be at the show.



Harry S. Robins (1950-) is an illustrator and internationally known comic book artist, whose work has appeared in Last Gasp's Weirdo, Salon Magazine's Dark Hotel with Spain Rodriguez and author Bob Callahan, and many other publications including 'Grave Yarns' and Anarchy Comics. He is also by turns a writer of plays, poetry and fiction, an actor, a public performer, a radio broadcaster and a Deacon in the Church of the SubGenius. His voice characterizations may be heard in the controversial and ultra-violent computer game, Half-Life, which in 1998 won the award for Game of the Year. Robins has lived in San Francisco since 1976.




Artist ORLANDO LACRO will be showing and selling prints and Original art at the show.
Make sure to stop by his booth and pick one up.
ORLANDO is a Bay Area artist hailing from San Jose California. He shows his work throughout the U.S. and sells Internationally. His paintings and prints are currently up at LITM in New Jersey. And has been seen in many publications such as Giant Robot, Stories from the Suburbs and Entropy. He currently works as a fine artist and is working on his Masters Degree at the San Francisco Art Institute.






Pick up Pokey comics #1 from Mel Smith & Wildcard INK at the show.





Special appearance by Artist EMONIC.

Emonic (aka Emo Gonzales) has been creating art since he was a child. As a youth he was heavily influenced by skateboarding, comic books, music, movies and graphic design.When working on projects he will often employ a mix of mediums ranging from traditional means to digital manipulation. He is a self-taught artist, however he does hold an A.S. degree in Multi-Media. Emo has begun to receive recognition through his various freelance work for local musicians and other businesses in the South bay. He Currently resides in Milpitas, CA where he works with his brother Chemix on future projects. EMONIC.NET




Artist AGE SCOTT will be at the show. Stop by his table and speak to him about cartooning.


*****All guests are subject to cancellation due to professional commitments.