London’s Gosh Comics host an event with actor Jim Broadbent and artist Dix tonight (Tuesday 26th June 2018) to discuss their new graphic novel Dull Margaret with Paul Gravett. Copies of the Gosh! exclusive Dull Margaret Bookplate Edition will be available on the night. Academy Award-winning actor (and some might say national treasure) Jim Broadbent hasContinue reading Actor Jim Broadbent and artist Dix talk about their new graphic novel “Dull Margaret” in London this week
The Globe at Hay will be picking the mind of cartoonist Dix later this month, whose dark humour is often found in his cartoon work, and will make for a fascinating desert island picks night. Dix, vicar’s son from deepest darkest Wales, is a freelance illustrator, designer and comic book artist whose output includes regular strips for The Guardian. His work hasContinue reading Desert Island Dix: The Globe at Hay probes “Klaxon” graphic novel co-creator
Our weekly list of British creator-skewed new comic releases kicks off with this week’s wraparound cover for 2000AD by Jake Lynch. Dredd at his finest! But the thrills don’t stop there, because we also get a new issue of Judge Dredd Megazine and there are some graphic novels from British publishers out this week, including a greatContinue reading Something For The Weekend: US Comics On Sale from 18th November 2015 – Sound the Klaxon!
Save Our Souls is a stunning looking new British magazine currently seeking crowdfunding of £3000 to launch, which will feature written articles by brilliant writers and journalists, alongside some of the best short comics and illustration you can find. The magazine is being edited by David Ziggy Greene, best known for his years of illustratedContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Breaking the mould with Save Our Souls magazine
The remarkably warm and dry weekend of 16-18 October 2015 saw the third Lakes International Comic Art Festival take place in the Lake District town of Kendal. LICAF, or more simply Lakes, has grown in stature and visitor numbers over the course of these three years as the comics community realise that the European comic festivalContinue reading Creators @ Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2015