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More Lakes Festival creator interviews focus for new Podcast

The latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast is again bursting with interviews from the annual Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal held last month, conducted by co-hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates. Episode 40 includes  interviews with Canadian artist Guy Delisle, Benjamin Dickson, whose new graphic novel A New Jerusalem – a stunning taleContinue reading More Lakes Festival creator interviews focus for new Podcast

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Zoom Rockman

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Zoom Rockman

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. We round off this year’s series with a quick chat to the force of nature that is comics creator Zoom Rockman, a British artist and satirist whose comic strip, “Skanky Pigeon” firstContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Zoom Rockman

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Edmond Baudoin

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Edmond Baudoin

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. This “Festival Focus” for 2018 is comics artist and writer Edmond Baudoin, one of many contributors to Traces of the Great War, which gets its launch at the Festival. Born 23rdContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Edmond Baudoin

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Czech Comic Creator Toy_Box

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Czech Comic Creator Toy_Box

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. This “Festival Focus” for 2018 is Toy_Box, one of few Czech female comics authors. Her creations have been awarded the Muriel award, the only prize that is given to comics booksContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Czech Comic Creator Toy_Box

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Marcel Ruijters

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Marcel Ruijters

Every year, in the countdown to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, we bring you a series of interviews with guests at the event. This “Festival Focus” for 2018 is Marcel Ruijters, a Dutch comic artist, who is best known for his work based on medieval themes. Marcel studied at the Art Academy in Maastricht andContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Marcel Ruijters