Tim Perkins, Austin Chambers, Tom Ward and Michael Barrett talk self publishing at Lancaster Comics Day. Photo: Mark Hetherington

Creating Comics for Self Publishers: A Nuts and Bolts Guide, courtesy from Lancaster Comics Day

Here’s a “nuts and bolts” panel from this year’s Lancaster Comics Day, discussing ways comics – and books – are published outside the mainstream today, through self publishing, crowd funding and digital outlets. The panel was was recorded by the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast team. The panelists are artist and publisher Tim Perkins,Continue reading Creating Comics for Self Publishers: A Nuts and Bolts Guide, courtesy from Lancaster Comics Day

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In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

Lancaster Comics Day started in 2015 and has been running every year since. A small, friendly event, it has built up a good reputation in the comics community and is providing an appealing alternative to some of the larger, less personal comic cons held in many of the bigger cities. The list of guests thisContinue reading In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

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Lancaster Comics Day 2017: Full Line Up Announced (it will be more than a Roy of the Rovers moment!)

This year’s Lancaster Comics Day will be bringing some “Roy of the Rovers” moments to Lancaster in June, when special comic guests artist David Sque and writer and editor Barrie Tomlinson recall their time working on Britain’s best-loved and most iconic comic football hero. Both creators have rarely appeared at comics events, so the FriendsContinue reading Lancaster Comics Day 2017: Full Line Up Announced (it will be more than a Roy of the Rovers moment!)

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Lancaster Comics Day 2017 Date Announced

The Friends of Lancaster Library have announced Lancaster Comics Day will return for a third year on Sunday 11th June 2017. Post the date in your diary now! Lancaster Comics Day 2016 raised over £600 for Library funds, which will be used to buy new equipments to support future events. In 2015, funds raised from the day helpedContinue reading Lancaster Comics Day 2017 Date Announced

This Doctor Who montage art by Russ Leach was the top prize in the Hull Comic Con 2016 charity raffle.

Doctor Who Adventures artist Russ Leach joins Hull Comic Con Line-Up

Following on from a very successful event last year, Hull Comic Con is back on Saturday 18th June 2016, and will be a much bigger event, taking over over all three floors of its venue, the Hull University Union building. The expansion enables organisers to bring fans “more of everything we had last year, plusContinue reading Doctor Who Adventures artist Russ Leach joins Hull Comic Con Line-Up