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Lakes International Comic Art Festival art auction announced, includes Walking Dead, Batman originals

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is running another amazing original art auction, and advance viewing has just opened. The online auction itself begins on 1st May 2018. Aiming to raise funds for LICAF and the charity OCD Action, the auction showcases original published artwork including pages and covers from Charlie Adlard (The Walking Dead),Continue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival art auction announced, includes Walking Dead, Batman originals

The Walking Dead's Here's Negan CGC signature series

Bid on some signed Walking Dead comic rarities and support a good cause!

There’s a rare chance on eBay right now to bid on some signed copies of The Walking Dead‘s Here’s Negan CGC signature series – and support a good cause. Offered by Northampton-based comic shop Close Encounters, the comics are all graded at 9.8 and have been signed by writer Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard,Continue reading Bid on some signed Walking Dead comic rarities and support a good cause!

Calvin and Hobbes signed print

Inaugural Charity Auction of Original Comic Strip art raises Thousands for Hurricane Relief

The specialty charity auction of original comic strip art by 34 of the world’s top cartoonists we featured here on downthetubes last month raised $53,384 for victims of deadly hurricanes. A signed Bill Watterson Calvin and Hobbes print, one of the items we spotlighted, sold for over $10,000 alone. Heritage Auctions, collaborating with The NationalContinue reading Inaugural Charity Auction of Original Comic Strip art raises Thousands for Hurricane Relief

Peter Capaldi’s own art features in Doctor Who Appreciation Society charity auction 

The Doctor Who Appreciation Society‘s latest charity auction is now open, and includes some great items donated by Peter Capaldi, including his own copy of the original readthrough script for ‘Listen’ (with annotations!).  The Society also have some signed merchandise and some other DWAS products to buy rather than bid on.  The whole auction isContinue reading Peter Capaldi’s own art features in Doctor Who Appreciation Society charity auction 

Comics and graphic novels in the Resonance FM charity auction

Resonance FM, the London based radio station which Panel Borders is broadcast from, is currently running a fundraiser that’s going on until 21st February. The Arts Council funding of the station only goes so far (and no programme makers, including Alex Fitch and Marks Pilkington and Stafford, are paid for their time in making shows),Continue reading Comics and graphic novels in the Resonance FM charity auction