Lakes Festival Focus 2018: JC Deveney

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Artist JC Deveney

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 French comic writer JC Deveney, one of the team behind The Héro(ïne)s: Female Representation in Comics exhibition. Born in 1977, in Hyères, JC Deveney studied History inContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Artist JC Deveney

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Sayra Begum

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Sayra Begum

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 Sayra Begum, a Cornwall-based illustrator. She studied Illustration at Plymouth College of Art and then completed a master’s degree in Illustration at Falmouth University; with aContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Sayra Begum

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Tomáš Kučerovský

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Czech artist Tomáš Kučerovský

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 Tomáš Kučerovský, one of the weekend-long event’s Czech creators. Born in 1974 in Brno, Czech Republic, Tomáš Kučerovský graduated from the Faculty of Architecture, TechnicalContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Czech artist Tomáš Kučerovský

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ken Niimura

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ken Niimura

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 Ken Niimura, a cartoonist and illustrator based in Tokyo. His breakthrough in the industry came with the publication of the acclaimed graphic novel, I Kill Giants,Continue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ken Niimura

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ottilie Hainsworth

Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ottilie Hainsworth

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 Ottilie Hainsworth, an artist and educator living in Brighton, where she runs a course called “Graphic Novels and Real Life Stories”. Ottilie studied illustration at GlasgowContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2018: Ottilie Hainsworth