John Tucker at Thought Bubble 2018

From the Trenches: Thought Bubble 2018 and My Rookie Year

Comics artist John Tucker reflect on his first Thought Bubble Festival experience, the culmination of his busy year as a creator… Well, here we are then. Our first Thought Bubble is in the bag. The show I’ve wanted to do for the best part of a decade, over in the blink of an eye. IContinue reading From the Trenches: Thought Bubble 2018 and My Rookie Year

ELCAF 2018 Promo

Countdown to ELCAF 2018 – Get Excited!

As if this summer hadn’t already been a cracking time for UK comics fans with events like the Cardiff Independent Comics Expo (report here) and Lawgiver (report here) just only popping into our rear view mirrors, next up is the East London Comics Art Festival (aka ELCAF). This is one of my favourite events in the calendarContinue reading Countdown to ELCAF 2018 – Get Excited!

SUTRA: Songs from the World of Om by Andy Barron

In Preview – “SUTRA: Songs from the World of Om” by Andy Barron

Created by Andy Barron The Story: The creatures of the World of Om return and navigate the landscape that in many ways mirrors our own. This is a world of beauty and savagery. It reveals much about these characters and in turn our own lives. Trajectories of narrative that can be fruitless and also lifeContinue reading In Preview – “SUTRA: Songs from the World of Om” by Andy Barron

In Review: ELCAF 2017

ELCAF 2017 – the East London Comic Art Festival – took place, for the second year, at the Round Chapel in Hackney, also utilising the nearby School Rooms. “Friday is definitely the day to go,” I decided to remind myself next year, as I found it quieter and calmer than the weekend, when I’d attendedContinue reading In Review: ELCAF 2017