Artist Guest of Honor

Volkan Baga

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26

10am - 1pm

2pm - 7pm

10am - 1pm

2pm - 7pm

10am - 1pm

2pm - 6pm

Signatures: $2 each. Limit: 20 cards per visit.

Volkan Baga of Germany is one of Magic's most popular and gifted artists. A former studio assistant to Donato Giancola, his technique combines impeccable brushwork and craft with the imagination needed to illustrate fantasy subjects. His notable cards, out of more than 100 for the game, include Chrome Mox (Eternal Masters); Edric, Spymaster of Trest; Inquisition of Kozilek (Conspiracy: Take the Crown); Panharmonicon; Siege Rhino; Snapcaster Mage; Temple Garden (Return to Ravnica); and the Masterpiece Series versions of Mana Crypt, Sol Ring, and Sword of Fire and Ice.

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Featured Artists

Noah Bradley

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 7pm TBD TBD
Signatures: $1 each

Noah Bradley debuted in the Magic 2013 Core Set, quickly becoming a fan favorite for his land and spell illustrations. His notable competitive and casual cards include Anger of the Gods, the five enemy-color shockland Zendikar Expeditions (Breeding PoolGodless ShrineOvergrown TombSacred Foundry, and Steam Vents), Dictate of Karametra, and Port Town.

In addition to appearing as one of Grand Prix Orlando's special guests, Noah Bradley will also be competing in the Main Event!

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Pete Venters

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26

10:30am - 1pm

2:30pm - 7pm

10:30am - 1pm

2:30pm - 7pm

10:30am - 1pm

2:30pm - 6pm

Signatures: $1 each or free if the item is purchased from Pete's booth.
Limit: 40 cards per visit.

Pete Venters is one of the most prolific Magic artists with more than 250 cards’ worth of old-school cool. Among his most iconic cards are Crosis, the Purger; Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker; Massacre; Survival of the Fittest; Tendrils of Agony; and Zur the Enchanter!

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Eric Deschamps

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 6pm 9am - 7pm 9am - 7pm
Signatures: $1 each

Illustrator and concept artist Eric Deschamps started in Magic with Goblin S.W.A.T. Team in Unhinged, bringing serious skill to a humorous set. Since then he's illustrated prominent Constructed cards and Commander favorites, including Celestial Colonnade; Chandra, Fire of Kaladesh; Dack Fayden; Elspeth, Sun’s Champion; Gideon, Ally of Zendikar; Nahiri, the Lithomancer; Pia and Kiran Nalaar; Ral Zarek; Sorin, Grim Nemesis; and Tamiyo, the Moon Sage.

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Mark Poole

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 7pm 9am - 7pm 9am - 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 Alexandria and the original printings of Urza's Tower, plus a new set of five basic lands printed in Commander 2016.

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Victor Adame Minguez

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 6pm 8am - 6pm 8am - 6pm
Signatures: $1 each

Victor Adame Minguez has emerged as one of Mexico's top fantasy artists, earning immediate recognition with his debut Magic illustration, Ghirapur Gearcrafter in Magic Origins. An avid Magic player, he is often found playing in side events when he's not in his artist's booth. His recent notable cards include Daretti, Ingenious IconoclastMaelstrom Wanderer (Eternal Masters); and Momir Vig, Simic Visionary (From the Vault: Lore).

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Ken Meyer Jr.

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 8pm 8am - 8pm 8am - 5pm
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.

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Clint Cearley

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 6pm 9am - 6pm 9am - 4pm
Signatures: $1 each

Texas artist Clint Cearley debuted in Innistrad and quickly became a favorite for his captivating illustrations. Among his notable cards are Grapeshot (Modern Masters), Intangible Virtue, Notion Thief, and Propaganda (Commander).

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John Stanko

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 6pm 9am - 6pm 9am - 4pm

Artist and university professor John Stanko has many years of practical experience and an impressive portfolio to back up his academic credentials. Since his debut in the original Innistrad set, he has created illustrations for cards popular in a variety of formats, including Town Gossipmonger, Viscera Seer, Containment Priest, and Stranglehold.

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Jason A. Engle

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26
10am - 6pm 10am - 6pm 10am - 5pm
Signatures: 4 free, $1 per additional

Jason A. Engle is an illustration veteran with almost twenty years of professional experience. His creations have appeared on a number of notable Commander cards, including Scroll Rack, Avatar of Slaughter, Curse of Chaos, and Siege Behemoth. Constructed fans will know him by his art for NevermoreSkirsdag High PriestHerald of the PantheonBygone Bishop, and Lightning Axe.

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Featured Cosplayers

Christine Sprankle

Friday, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26

10am - 1pm

2pm - 6pm

(as Freyalise)

9am - 12pm

1pm - 5pm

(as Chandra)

9am - 12pm

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, March 24 Saturday, March 25 Sunday, March 26

10am - 1pm

2pm - 6pm

(as Elvish Visionary)

9am - 12pm

1pm - 5pm

(as Pia Nalaar)

9am - 12pm

1pm - 5pm

(as Pia Nalaar)

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 Orlando experience by taking a picture with her!

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