Comic Book Drawing Competition


BEAU (Broadview Entertainment Art University) will be hosting the Salt Lake Comic Con comic book drawing competition.

Participants draw an original story, with original characters in a 12 page comic book. They will only have 12 hours to complete their books.

Where: BEAU (Broadview Entertainment Art University) 240 East Morris Avenue Salt Lake City / 3rd floor commons area.

When: Wednesday, September 4th

Time: Noon to Midnight (12 hours to make your 12 pages)

Cost: Free to all participants

What to bring: Yourself, your music, your headphones, your favorite drawing supplies and water (keep hydrated).

Register Below:

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Seating is limited. No entry fee for spectators.

BEAU is supplying the 11” x 17” Bristol Board to draw on, food, and prizes.


1 Sponsored prize from Dr.Volts Comics

1 Sponsored prize from Black Cats Comics

2 Prizes donated from BEAU

10 Winners will be officially publicized.

Winning Categories:

1 Best in Show
1 Best Story
1 Best Art
1 Best Finished WorK
1 Judges Choice
5 other winners we be announced

The top 10 stories will be publicized in BEAU’s first official Comic Book!

The winners of the Comic Book Competition will also be announced at the closing reception of the Salt Lake Comic Con.

Competition Rules:

Draw an original story, characters, and comic in 12 hours on 12 pages. Reference material is allowed, no existing characters from publicized works allowed.


11”x 17” Bristol Board, Blue Line Pencil, Pencil, Ink (no color, this will be a black and white book)


Garrick Dean / BEAU Program Chair Comic and Sequential Art

Doug Wagner / Comic Book Writer / Thunder Cats, Witchblade, W.O.W

Ben Simonsen / Disney Conceptual Artist

This event is hosted by BEAU and Salt Lake Comic Con