Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2020 opens Comics Clock Tower applications

Comics Clock Tower 2020: Applications Invited

There not one but two items of Lakes International Comic Art Festival news this morning, with the event opening applications for tables from comic creators for its 2020 Comics Clock Tower, and a new podcast to savour from the team headed up by Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates.

The Festival has just opened applications from comic creators for tables for its Comics Clock Tower at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2020 in Kendal, taking place Friday 9th to Sunday 11th October 2020, with the Comics Clock Tower at Kendal Town Hall open for business as usual on the Saturday and Sunday. Admission to the venue will again be free.

The Festival’s first guest announcements will be made soon, reflecting a large international guest list from Asia, Europe and North America. All the event’s popular elements are set to return including guest panels, Live Draws, Family Zone, exhibitions and much more.

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 68 - My Private Hell

The first edition of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast for 2020 offers recording of one of 2019’s most popular panels: “My Own Private Hell” with Junko Mizuno (Hellbaby), Sean Phillips ( Hellblazer), Duncan Fregredo (Hellboy) and Lawrence Campbell (Hellboy).

The panel is hosted by Chris Thompson and features artists creating their own hell inspired art and talking about their processes and work.

• If you would like to apply for a table, head over to the official Festival web site and download and read their Terms and Conditions, download the application form, fill it out and return it to Carole Tait via carole@comicartfestival.com by  5.00pm on Friday 27th March 2020

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• Listen to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 67 right here


• Download the latest episode of the Podcast on Spreaker | iTunes | Stitcher | Spotify | iHeart Radio

• The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is back in Kendal in the Lake District 9th – 11th October 2020: www.comicartfestival.com

• Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast: www.comicartpodcast.uk | Twitter: @comicartfestpod | Facebook: @ComicArtPodcast | Instagram: @ComicArtPodcast 

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Regular contributors to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast include Tom Stewart from That Comic SmellPete Taylor, and Mike Williams

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The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. 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 “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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