Granitecon News

Kit Espada

My very first Con was in 2014 and immediately I was hooked. I entered my first cosplay contest the following year at RICC and won Best in Show for my Dark Crystal Skeksis, Fizzgig and Gelfling Since then I’ve learned so much about what this kind of creative outlet can do for my happy. Using […]

Please welcome, Barry Gordon!

Barry began his nearly six decade-long career at the age of three by singing Johnny Ray’s “Cry” on the Ted Mack Amateur Hour, winning second place (First place went to an Italian orphans’ choir). At six, he recorded “Nuttin’ for Christmas,” being the youngest performer ever to have a top ten record. “Nuttin’” is still […]

Please welcome, Bob Almond!

Since producing his own homemade “Torpedo Comics” with a group of friends while still in elementary school in the mid/late 1970s Bob Almond has  been preparing his whole life for the sequential art medium and the role  of a comic book artist. Two years after graduating with a BFA in Illustration at the Umass Dartmouth […]

Please welcome, Brandon Clarke!

Brandon Clarke also known as the shapeshifter is an author, cosplayer, singer, and LGBTQ supporter. Since moving to Salem,MA the witch city, he has touched many lives with his passion of the arts. With dressing up as unique and arcane characters he hope’s to inspire the world to be more accepting and kind to everyone’s […]

Volunteer Application Open!

HEROES WANTED! Graniteers, we’re recruiting volunteers for our #Granitecon 2019 Red Shirts! If you’re looking for a fun and different way to see Granitecon then this could be for you – And our Volunteer Application is now active on our website! Specific questions about what a Red Shirt is responsible for? Email us at: […]

Please welcome, Townsend Coleman!

As a busy Hollywood voice-actor, Townsend Coleman is perhaps one of the most recognizable voices on TV. For 16 years, he was the voice of NBC’s “Must See TV” and “Comedy Night Done Right” primetime comedy promos, including hits from Seinfeld and Frasier to 30 Rock and The Office, as well as the promos for […]

Please welcome, Brent Peeples!

Brent Peeples has been working in comics since 2010.  Brent is currently working at Marvel and was handpicked by Rob Liefeld to work with him and Whilce Portacio on a six issue mini-series for an amazing new character called MAJOR X.  Major X will shake up things in the World of the X-Men this April!.  He is also the […]

Please welcome, Bryan Doell!

Bryan Doell of Bryan Doell’s Character Lab is a multi-time award winning cosplayer from Southern Florida but originally from NH! Bryan specializes in foam and plastic fabrication, bringing to conventions some larger than life characters you never expected to see in person, like Juggernaut, Street Sharks and Ronin the Accuser!          

Please welcome, Cam Clarke!

Cam Clarke is a prolific American voice actor and singer, well known for his work in animation and video games. Clarke is well known for providing the voices of Leonardo in the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series and Shotaro Kaneda in the 1989 original English-dub of Akira. He often voices teenagers and other […]

Please welcome, Paul Pelletier!

Paul Pelletier has been drawing comics professionally for over 25 years. His career began after graduating high-school in his home state of Maine. At this time, he worked odd jobs to pay the bills and drew comics in his spare time for several different small Maine comics companies (often for little to no money). These […]