they're not, but soon they shall as many fan artists worked together to crank out lots of
books and artworks to show off and possibly get a nice job in the American comics industry.
From black and white ink to airbrushed coloring, there was plenty to sample and experience
life behind the budding Renaissance.
CCI 2003 Special Guests and Artists lined up for this year's big artists renaissance
explosion included: Frank Bolle, Stan Goldberg, Nalo Hopkinson, Monte Moore, Howard Post, Julie Schwartz and Irwin Hasen, R. C. Aradio, Keith Aiken, Jason Alexander, Rob Alexander, Gary Amaro, Brent Anderson, Jeff Avila, John Avon, Donna Barr, Thomas Baxa, Scott Benefiel, Lee Bermejo, Patrick Block, Shelly Block, Tim Bradstreet, Ron Brown, James Bryson, Bob Burden, Matt Busch, Buzz, Dennis Calero, Sergio Cariello, Jeff Carslie, Paul Chadwick, Richard Chasemore, Sean Chen, Richard Clark, Matthew Clark, Tomm Coker, Joe Corroney, Carlos D'Anda, Walt Davis, Sue Dawe, Dave Dorman, Tommy Lee Edwards, Randy Emberlin, Greg Espinosa, Jason Felix, Mary Fleener, Jon Foster, Ramona Fradon, Franchesco!, Rich Friend, Randy Gallegos, Dave Garcia, Ale Garza, Rick Geary, Roberta Gregory, Chris Giarrusso, Michael T. Gilbert, Andrew Goldhawk, Al Gordon, Mick Gray, Sanford Greene, Peter Gross, Paul Guinan, David Hahn, Matt Haley, Bo Hampton, Scott Hampton, Russ Heath, Rich Hedden, Chachi Hernandez, Gabe Hernandez, Bryan Heyboer, Marc Hempel, Sandra Hope, Brian Horton, Adam Hughes, Matt Hughes, Hans Jenssen, Alfonso Jimenez, Dave Johnson, Drew Johnson, Janine Johnson, Michael W. Kaluta, Tom Kidd, Leonard Kirk, Keith Knight, Bill Koeb, Scott Kollins, Rich Koslowski, Peter Kuper, Ray Lago, Garry Leach, Jim Lee, Michael Lee, J.P. Leon, Steve Lieber, Ron Lim, Todd Lockwood, John Lustig, Barbara Marker, Gary Martin, Val Mayerik, Scott McCloud, Ken Meyer Jr., Chris Moeller, Monkey Punch, Monte Moore, Jeff Moy, Phil Moy, Marty Nodell, Steve Oatney, Mark Pacella, Jeff Parker, Dan Parsons, Sean Parsons, James Pascoe, Albert Pena, Ken Penders, Joe Phillips, Jeff Pitteralli, R. K. Post, George Pratt, Rob Pryor, Ron Randall, Rob Rhett, Andrew Robinson, Roger Robinson, Duncan Rouleau, Brian Rood, Steve Rude, Tim Sale, Antonio Santini, Jarrod Schifilett, Brandon Schifilett, Gregg Schigiel, David Seeley, Dan Senserares, Terry Shoemaker, Howard Simpson, Louis Small Jr., Aaron Sowd, Ron Spears, Del Stone, Art Suydam, Angela Talbot, Durwin Talon, Mark Texiera, Art Thibert, Ben Thompson, Bleu Turrell, Jon Van Fleet, Jerry Vandersteldt, Neil Vokes, Mike Vosburg, Russell Walks, Sean Wang, Chad Ward, Anthony Waters, John Watkins-Chow, Brad Williams, Mark Wheatley, J. H. Williams III, Matt Wilson, A. B. Word, Peter Woods, Thomas Yeates, and Baron Yoshimoto