Over 100 female & non-binary comic book creatives from around the world are raising money for females & non-binary comic book retailers who have been hit hard by the Coronavirus Pandemic with the creation of Insider Art – offering over 250 pages of comics, crafts… and cats.
Offering comics from a host of great creators including Shelly Bond, Becky Cloonan and British artists such as Fiona Boyd, all proceeds from sales of the digital anthology will go to the Insider Art: Female & Non-Binary Comic Book Retailer Fund.
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.