​                                            TIM LATTIE 

                                                               Artist / Writer / Colorist

IDW Publishing, Dark Horse Comics, Boom! Entertainment, UNICEF                                               and SONY Entertainment


 Tim os from the greater New Orleans area. He has lived there all his life and has been a huge part of the comic community in the greater New Orleans area. For over a decade Tim Lattie has been drawing, writing and producing graphic novels for industry leaders such as IDW Publishing, Dark Horse Comics, and Boom! Studios. He has worked on top name properties such as Ghostbusters, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, G.I.JOE, Firefly, WWE and The New York Times bestselling series Plants vs Zombies. Additionly creating the in-game artwork for the hit video game.
 Ghostbusters World from SONY Entertainment, as well as character designs and concept art for the upcoming film Jay and Silent Bob Reboot from Universal Studios. He also provides content for UNICEF’s Comics Uniting Nations initiative, creating material that reaches out to communities worldwide. All the while developing his creator owned book about teenage time travelers Night Stars!

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Travis Hotard 

Owner / Toy collector 

                                     Welcome to Omega Level Toys & Comix.

 We are a New Orleans own home grown toy shop, who sets up at most local shows, supports local pop up shows, and has recently partnered with Showcase Comics in Slidell, LA to bring our full product assortment to their secondary shop, located at 843 Robert Blvd. Come check out our huge selection of modern toy brands, including Marvel Legends, WWE Elite, Star Wars, Diamond Select, Greenlight die case, Transformers and more!”

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Travis Hymel 


Artist / Illustrator

       Devil's Due comics, Action Lab Entertainment, Boom Studios, Full Moon Entertainment, and UNICEF

Travis is an artist and illustrator living in Colorado. He is originally from Louisiana and is still heavily involved with the comic community there. He has worked for clients such as Devil's Due comics, Action Lab Entertainment, Boom Studios, Full Moon Entertainment, and UNICEF. He is now working on several projects and is looking forward to what the future will bring.

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Pelican Publishing and Action Lab Entertainment

Vernon Smith 

Artist / Illustrator

  Vernon Smith has drawn a bunch of Children’s Books for Pelican Publishing including The King Cake Baby, Jokes For Crescent City Kids and The Littlest Streetcar (which he also created and wrote). His comic book credits including writing and illustrating the all-ages Adventures Of Dexter Breakfast and the NOT all-ages horror comic Hide. He’s currently illustrating the upcoming mini-series Bigfoot Frankenstein for Action Lab Entertainment and can be found on various social media as VernonDraws.

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N'awlins Toy Shop

  Formerly the most secret pop culture toy & collectibles attic stash in the New Orleans area. Dealing in action figures, comic books, Hot Wheels, Barbie & more since 1998! Owners Mark & Kathy may no longer have a physical shop, but show off bits of their massive collection at NOLA area collectors cons and shows. Find us on FB, IG, Twitter & on eBay as bayouviper and motherofdoxies

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  I have been a freelance artist since 1991. The longest running self-publishing comic book creator in New Orleans since 2001 and self-publishing comics since 2001. I've done artwork for Supercon The Movie, NCIS: New Orleans, and Netflix's Point Blank, Blowfly, Genitorturers, and House of Blues New Orleans. I'm a two-time NISOD recognized Teaching In Excellence award winner in Graphic Design, Illustration, and Animation while teaching at Delgado Community College, New Orleans. I teach New Orleans' only comic book publishing class at Delgado Community College.

Artist / Illustrator / Animator / Teacher 

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Steven and Amanda Latta

Owners / Collectors 

  Latta Toy Explosion is a husband and wife team that deals in all kinds of vintage toys and memorabilia! We have a deep love of collecting all sorts of vintage fun. Spending much of our free time on the road with our 3 kids packed in the car hunting for our goodies. We specialize in everything from the 60's to the 90's with a sprinkle of modern as well.


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