Nidhi Chanani

Nidhi Chanani was born in Kolkata, India, and raised in Southern California. She holds a degree in literature from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She creates illustrations that capture the love in everyday moments. In 2012 she was honored at the White House as a Champion of Change for her art. Her illustrations are sold in boutiques along the West Coast and she's worked with companies like Disney and Hasbro. Nidhi lives in the San Francisco Bay area with her husband, daughter, and two cats. Pashmina is her first graphic novel.

2:00 pm

Writing Comics for ALL Kids :: Happy Harbor Room - Mile High Ballroom DCCP1
Cecil Castellucci, Nidhi Chanani, Todd Dezago, Kim Dwinell, Kat Leyh, Pamela Ribon, Ryan Frost, Reel Nerds
Friday June 15, 2018 :: 2:00 pm to 2:50 pm

4:30 pm

Digital Art Process of Nidhi Chanani :: Room 601 - Art Demo
Nidhi Chanani
Friday June 15, 2018 :: 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm

5:30 pm

Girl Power GNs & Books: Middle Grade Fiction for Girls (and Boys) :: Room 301 - Education
Nidhi Chanani, Kim Dwinell, Melissa Jane Osborne, Raina Telgemeier, Ryan Mita
Friday June 15, 2018 :: 5:30 pm to 6:20 pm

12:30 pm

The Graphic Memoir: Teaching Identity Through Modern Biographical Comics :: Room 301 - Education
Nidhi Chanani, Tony Medina, Jason Nisavic, Tim Smyth
Sunday June 17, 2018 :: 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm

1:30 pm

No More Capes - Moving beyond Superheroes with Classroom Comics (PCC) :: Room 301 - Education
Nidhi Chanani, Amy Chu, Dean Haspiel, Eric Kallenborn, Tim Smyth
Sunday June 17, 2018 :: 1:30 pm to 2:20 pm

3:30 pm

Teaching Fables and Mythology through Graphic Novels (PCC) :: Room 301 - Education
Nidhi Chanani, Gina Gagliano, Tracy Edmunds, Tim Smyth
Sunday June 17, 2018 :: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm