Todd McFarlane Returns to EWU Campus As Speaker
Public Event With Limited Edition Spawn Comic & Signing
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
After graduating 29 years ago, Todd McFarlane is heading back to his alma mater next month as the Eastern Washington University’s guest speaker during its Commencement weekend this June 14-15. As a special treat for all you west coast fans, McFarlane’s speaking engagement on Friday, June 14, is open to the public and includes a limited edition comic and signing.
Here is all the details!
ROAD TRIP TO CREATIVE AUTONOMY, AN EVENING WITH TODD MCFARLANE
FRIDAY, JUNE 14
7 PM (SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT)
8 PM (AUTOGRAPH SESSION)
RED LION HOTEL AT THE PARK (RIVERFRONT BALLROOM B
From his humble beginnings at Eastern Washington University to budding baseball player to comic book artist and business entrepreneur extraordinaire, Todd McFarlane has a wealth of experience in the world of entertainment. Hear from the Spawn creator as he returns to the Northwest for this special speaking and autograph engagement.
The event is open to the public and an autograph session will follow. Admission to this special speaking engagement is $15 (includes a highly limited edition Spawn comic book with E.W.U. Grad Special cover – Only available at this event) Advanced registration is required and IDs will be scanned at the door. Space is limited, so please RSVP now - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.
McFarlane will also be the keynote speaker during the 2 p.m. Commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 15, for students in the College of Science, Health and Engineering and the College of Arts, Letters and Education. This event is not open to the public.
MORE ABOUT TODD MCFARLANE
About McFarlane Toys: Grammy-and Emmy-winning producer/director Todd McFarlane, creator of Spawn, is the force behind McFarlane Toys, one of America’s top action figure manufacturers. McFarlane Toys has become a leader and redefined the standards within the action figure industry. 2013 Marquee lines include The Walking Dead TV and Comics, Assassin Creed and HALO video franchises and officially licensed teams of the NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL. McFarlane has won two Emmys, two MTV Video Music Awards, a Grammy and hundreds of international awards for his work in the arts and action figure industry. Todd McFarlane Entertainment continues to development projects in film, television and video games.
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