Artist Guest of Honor

Rob Alexander

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8
10am - 7pm 9am - 7pm 10am - 7pm
Signatures: $1 each. Limit: 20 per visit.

One of the original 25 artists of Magic, Rob Alexander illustrated the original dual lands Badlands, Savannah, Taiga, and Underground Sea. Other notable works include the Onslaught printings of the allied-color fetchlands (including Flooded Strand and Polluted Delta), the Ravnica block shockland cycle (including Breeding Pool and Watery Grave), and Magic Origins reprints Shivan Reef and Llanowar Wastes.

Rob Alexander will have printed and hand-painted playmats available for sale. High quality framed giclée canvas prints (including Underground Sea, Hallowed Fountain, Exalted Angel and Temple Garden) will also be available.

Exclusive Playmats

Underground Sea Underground Sea ($35)
Temple Garden Temple Garden ($35)
Badlands Badlands ($35)
Taiga Taiga ($35)
Savannah Savannah ($35)

Hand-Painted Playmats

Unique, one-of-a-kind hand-painted Underground Sea playmats. Available in limited quantites at $200 each. Preorder today!

Underground Sea Hand-Painted Playmat Underground Sea ($200)
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Featured Artists

rk post

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8
10am - 6pm 8am - 6pm 8am - 6pm
Signatures: $1 each

Artist rk post's Gothic stylings have appeared on some of Magic's most famous cards over seventeen years of illustration, including Legacy and Modern favorites such as Ichorid, and Fulminator Mage as well as the ever-popular Morphling. His custom tokens and playmats are popular souvenirs at any tournament he attends.

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Mark Poole

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8
10am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 8am - 7pm
Signatures: $2 each

One of the 25 artists who contributed to the very first Magic set, Mark Poole’s illustrations for the game include high-powered classics Ancestral Recall and Balance (as well as their later “fixed” versions, Modern cards Ancestral Vision and Restore Balance). Other notable cards include Birds of Paradise, Library of Alexandriaand the original printings of Urza's Tower, plus a new set of five basic lands printed in Commander 2016.

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Dan Frazier

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8

10am - 12pm

1pm - 5pm

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Signatures: $2 each

One of the original 25 artists for Magic, Dan Frazier contributed more than three dozen illustrations to Limited Edition Alpha, the game’s first printing, and indelibly shaped the game’s early look. His work was reprinted early and often, and he describes his home as “the house that Magic built.” His notable cards include Berserk, Enlightened Tutor, Goblin Matron, Invigorate, Mox Diamond, Mox Emerald, Mox Jet, Mox Pearl, Mox Ruby, and Mox Sapphire.

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Douglas Shuler

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8

10am - 12pm

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6pm - 8pm

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Signatures: $2 each

Douglas Shuler, a veteran illustrator with more than two decades of experience, is one of the original 25 illustrators for Magic, a contributor to Limited Edition Alpha and many later sets. His iconic cards include Candelabra of TawnosContract from BelowDemonic TutorHypnotic SpecterIcy ManipulatorProdigal Sorcerer, and Serra Angel.

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Ken Meyer Jr.

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8
10am - 9pm 8am - 8pm 8am - 6pm
Signatures: $1 each

Early Magic artist Ken E. Meyer, Jr. made his debut with Arabian Nights. Among his most famous cards are Dark Ritual, Erhnam Djinn, Kird Ape, and Mystic Remora.

Promotions

Get a free sketch when you buy a copy of The Gathering.

Exclusive Playmats

Underground Sea Kird Ape ($30)
Temple Garden Brainstorm Dude ($30)
Badlands Jay the Bob Sculptor ($30)
Taiga Force of Wills ($30)
Savannah Game of Thrones ($30)
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Bastien L. Deharme

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8
10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 4pm
Signatures: $1 each

French-born artist Bastien L. Deharme has made his home in the USA and a name for himself with his evocative, often sensuous illustrations. He debuted with Magic: The Gathering in the Magic Origins set and is most notable for two Shadows over Innistrad rares, Asylum Visitor and Corrupted Grafstone.

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Featured Cosplayers

Christine Sprankle

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8

10am - 1pm

2pm - 6pm

(as Chandra)

9am - noon

1pm - 5pm

(as Liliana)

9am - noon

1pm - 5pm

(as Liliana)

Christine Sprankle has been passionately cosplaying from Magic: The Gathering since Worlds 2011. She enjoys bringing all of her favorite characters to life. Pictures and signings are free, please just ask!

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Vanessa Martin

Friday, January 6 Saturday, January 7 Sunday, January 8

10am - 1pm

2pm - 6pm

(as Stoneforge Mystic)

9am - noon

1pm - 5pm

(as Delver of Secrets)

9am - noon

1pm - 5pm

(as Elvish Visionary)

Vanessa Martin is one of the “new notables” of Magic: The Gathering cosplay. Based in Virginia, she came to prominence with her take on Nahiri, the Harbinger. Commemorate your Grand Prix Louisville experience by taking a picture with her!

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