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British Comic Artist and Inker Cam Smith among this year’s Inkwell Award nominees

We’re delighted to report British comic book artist and inker Cam Smith – known for his work at Marvel UK, 2000AD and for US publishers – has been nominated for an Inkwell Award – and there are other British nominees, too. The Inkwell Awards are the only non-profit organisation devoted to public education and promotion of theContinue reading British Comic Artist and Inker Cam Smith among this year’s Inkwell Award nominees

Laydeez do Comics has announced announce the longlist for the 2019 Award for a graphic novel in progress by a female identifying UK-based creator.

Laydeez do Comics Prize for graphic novel work-in-progress announced

Laydeez do Comics has announced the longlist for the 2019 Award for a graphic novel in progress by a female identifying UK-based creator. Authors were invited to submit a 12 page extract from the opening of a longer graphic work in progress. The longlisted authors are from a range of diverse backgrounds, ages and nationalitiesContinue reading Laydeez do Comics Prize for graphic novel work-in-progress announced

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Silvergate Media celebrates “Hilda” animation success at Annie Awards

Silvergate Media is celebrating a triumphant 2019 Annie Awards after securing a trio of wins for its hit Netflix animated adventure TYV series, Hilda., based on the graphic novel series created by Luke Pearson and published by NoBrow. Hilda was the most awarded TV series at the 46th Annie Awards, held on Sunday 2nd February. TheContinue reading Silvergate Media celebrates “Hilda” animation success at Annie Awards

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Al Ewing, Sean Phillips among creators honoured in 2019 Diamond Gem Awards

Diamond Comic Distributors has announced the winners of the 2018 Diamond Gem Awards, selected by comic book specialty retailers and celebrated within the comic book industry as an key annual award honouring largely US publisher sales success – but British creators Al Ewing and Sean Phillips are among the creators whose work is recognised. DCContinue reading Al Ewing, Sean Phillips among creators honoured in 2019 Diamond Gem Awards

Portsmouth comic Con to host first ever Tripwire Awards

For over twenty-five years, Tripwire has been championing US and UK comics first in print and, since 2015, on the web. For the second Portsmouth Comic Con, taking place 4th-5th May 2019, Tripwire will be launching The Tripwire Awards, an new awards which aims to celebrate the very cream of UK and US comic talent.Continue reading Portsmouth comic Con to host first ever Tripwire Awards