A new virtual show connecting the Art + Design Licensing community

May 20–21, 2021

Showcase connects artists and agents with manufacturers and retailers looking for the latest on-trend art from around the world.



New! Showcase will be co-located with *Noted: The Greeting Card Expo to unite makers from the art and design licensing and the greeting card communities in one virtual place.


Join us for this 2-day virtual experience that brings the art and design licensing community together to share new, on-trend artwork, gain valuable industry insights, and make important business connections.

Showcase will include webinar sessions from industry-leading experts along with a platform, powered by Artonomo®, for viewing, presenting, and sharing artwork.

Attendance is free for artists and industry professionals

Interested in exhibiting your work at Showcase? Learn more here.


Schedule of Events: May 20


Keynote: Retail Roundtable – Navigating the retail landscape in a post-covid world

10:15am–11:00am ET

Retail has been in a state of flux for a while, but COVID-19 has greatly expedited change.  Join this expert roundtable, which will discuss the future of retail and how to maximize your product offering for different channels.

Moderator: Greg Wyman
Speakers: TBA

Art Licensing Explained

1:15pm–2:00pm ET

Do you have a portfolio of art that you think would be perfect for a wide range of consumer products?  Hear from licensing industry veterans about the basics of art licensing and everything you need to get started and ensure you are paid what you’re worth.

Ilana Wilensky, President of Jewel Branding & Licensing
Carol White, VP of Art Licensing, Jewel Branding & Licensing

A Legal Perspective: Understanding Intellectual Property, Copyrights and Trademarks

4:00pm–4:45pm ET

All the questions you’d like to ask a lawyer right here in one session.  Hear from attorney Jason Aquilino, who will explain these critical terms, why you need them as a professional artist, and what to do to protect yourself.

Presenter: Jason Aquilino, Principal Attorney, Aquilino Law, LLC


Schedule of Events: May 21


Design Trends for 2022 and beyond

1:15pm–2:00pm ET

Details to be announced soon.

Meredith Counts, Creative Director, Jewel Branding & Licensing

Artist Panel: Learn from the Industry’s top Licensed Artists

3:00pm–3:45pm ET

Get to know some of the industry’s top artists and learn how they’ve built their businesses from the ground up. Hear insights and strategies about creating art, where to dedicate time and resources, and how to leverage marketing and social media to build your brand.

Moderator: Julie Newman, Founder of Jewel Branding & Licensing
Panelists:  Elizabeth Olwen, Jessi Raulet, and CatCoq

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