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.


and more…


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

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.


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: Maura Regan
Speakers: Greg Wyman, Warren Shoulberg, Sheryl Dubitsky

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.

Jenny Morgan, A Fresh Bunch
Mary Beth Freet, Pink Light Studio
Lacey Chudy, Brooklyn Nest
Brenda Manley, Brenda Manley Designs

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


Abstract Floral
© Gabrielle Neil
Color, Print & Pattern: Trends for 2022 and Beyond

1:15pm–2:00pm ET

Take a deep dive into some key trends in post-pandemic color, print, and pattern, and get some insight into why these trends are happening now.

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 their design process, creating win-win partnerships, and how to leverage marketing and social media to build your brand.

Moderator: Elizabeth Silver
Panelists:  Elizabeth Olwen, Jessi Raulet, and CatCoq

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