In the on-line survey I received from PNWA, I voted Jesse Joshua Watson as the "Captain Jack Sparrow" of the conference. Jesse's looks and mannerisms reminded me of Johnny Depp's famous character.
On a (somewhat) serious note, Jesse's workshop dealt with using an "illustrator's approach to narrative" (PNWA Conference Booklet, pg 10). Jesse's utilized a slide-show featuring his artwork to illustrate how even a single picture can tell a story.
I wish I could say more on this subject, especially since I prefer working with visual media, such as graphic novels or YouTube movies. Unfortunately, I enjoyed Jesse's presentation so much--that I forgot to take notes.
Despite my lack of material on this post, I recommend to anyone involved in art to attend any seminar hosted by