Craft Comic Festival 2017

Comic creators, a bar – and a Music Festival in Liverpool? Sounds like a great combination!

Ace Liverpool-based comic creators Tom Ward (writer and creator of MERRICK: The Sensational Elephant Man, co-creator of Doc Dino) and Chris Welsh (creator of Wart and the horror anthology The Grime) are running a little tester comic event out of a bar at the end of this month, in conjunction with a local music festival. The free Craft Comic FestivalContinue reading Comic creators, a bar – and a Music Festival in Liverpool? Sounds like a great combination!

Lancastrians enjoying Mostly Hums in Lancaster Library. The lighting rig was bought thanks to monies raised on Lancaster Comics Day 2016. Photo: Stuart Reynolds

Lancaster Library Gets its Lighting Rig, thanks to Lancaster Comics Day

Lancastrians enjoyed a great night boogieing to reunited local band Mostly Hums, Sea of Rain and Frenetic at Lancaster Library on 3rd July 2016. The event raised £500 raised for Cancer Care UK and the local St John’s Hospice, and included a Conga around the library. It also saw the first use of a new lighting rig, paidContinue reading Lancaster Library Gets its Lighting Rig, thanks to Lancaster Comics Day

The cover of Comichaus #2 by John McCrea

Comichaus Closes In on Funding for New British Monthly Comic Book Anthology Launch Issue

Comichaus – the web-based comic book market place launched last year which among other services offers independent comic creators the means to sell their books online with no seller fee commission – looks on course to gain funding for its new monthly comics anthology, featuring the work of some great independent comic creators, including Ed Bickford, DanContinue reading Comichaus Closes In on Funding for New British Monthly Comic Book Anthology Launch Issue

Lancaster Comics Day 2016 – Comics, Cake and REPAINTED Cybermen!

The Second Annual Lancaster Comics Day was a lavish and star studded event (smiley face). Full of eager comics buyers, readers, sellers, creators and cake, lots of cake (thanks, Katie White). Whilst not exactly a red carpet event, it evoked comics gatherings of years ago. Loads of comics, loads of art and a really friendly eventContinue reading Lancaster Comics Day 2016 – Comics, Cake and REPAINTED Cybermen!

Amazing Comics Podcast Episode 28: Chris-Welsh

Amazing Comics Podcast Episode 28 – Chris Welsh and Wart!

Chris Welsh, writer of Lovecraftian inspired cosmic horror comic Wart and co-creator of Doc Dino joins the ACP gang this week to talk about his work and boy, has he got lots of awesome stuff in the pipeline. Whether it’s the ongoing adventures of Wart, kickstarters, editing anthologies or future projects to shop to publishers, he’sContinue reading Amazing Comics Podcast Episode 28 – Chris Welsh and Wart!