Wizard World Sacramento 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

SPIDER-MAN MCU. 2017. Ink & watercolor on paper, 9 × 12″.

Just one post this week, but it's packed with info! My Pops and I will be at Wizard World Sacramento this Friday-Sunday, June 16-18. If you haven't gotten your tickets yet, use code PAOLO to get 20% off your ticket price.

We'll be in artist alley, table #432 all weekend. We're happy to sign your books... but will also be happy to accept donations on behalf of Hero Initiative. To top it off, I'll be doing an ink & paint demo, details below.

Saturday, Jun. 17, 201712:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: Creative Stage


Watch Paolo Rivera ink & color a drawing of the Demogorgon from Stranger Things. He'll use a Pentel Pocket Brush Pen with Holbein watercolor to illustrate the strange creature, all the while taking questions from the audience.

detail of raw scan

For those of you who will be in Charlotte this weekend for Heroes Con, I won't be there, but signed prints of my Shirtless Bear-Fighter cover will be available. Just visit the SBF team at table AA-906. (I'll have prints in Sacramento as well). Have a great week!

SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER #4 (variant cover). 2017.
Gouache & Photoshop on bristol board, 11 × 17″.


  1. THE BEARS.... HAVE... KNIVES!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Also, I'm hoping they let you do another MCU poster like the Civil War one.

    1. You gotta watch out for Pandas!

      (and yes, another MCU poster would be sweeeeeet)

  2. Hi there Paolo big fan of your work (love your spidey) anyway I saw this site selling Spider-Man merchandise and they had a shirt with your artwork,so i was wondering If they asked your permission to use it.Here's the link http://www.tshirtswichit.com.br/pd-48718B.html

    1. Ha! No, they sure didn't. Thanks for the heads up.


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