Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art at Seven Stories exhibition

Newcastle upon Tyne’s Seven Stories announces new British comic art exhibiton

Love The Beano? Can’t get enough of superheroes? Read The Phoenix? Always wanted to have a go at making your own comic? You must visit the brand new Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art exhibition at Seven Stories in Newcastle upon Tyne, opening 21st July 2017. Seven Stories – the National home of Children’s BooksContinue reading Newcastle upon Tyne’s Seven Stories announces new British comic art exhibiton

Luke Skywalker by Stuart Immonen

Art by Darwyn Cooke, Stuart Immonen and Charlie Adlard added to Lakes Festival fund-raising auction

Art from the Walking Dead comic by Charlie Adlard, superhero drawings by Darwyn Cooke and Stuart Immonen and cartoons by Guardian cartoonist Steve Bell and VIZ artist Graham Dury have been added to the catalogue for Lakes International Comic Art Festival Grand Auction of Original Comic Art, which will take place live and online from London’s Orbital Comics on 24th November. The auction will be run by Jonathan Ross, side by side with Kendal’s TimContinue reading Art by Darwyn Cooke, Stuart Immonen and Charlie Adlard added to Lakes Festival fund-raising auction

Sean Phillips - Fatale Book 3 Cover

Lakes Festival Original Comic Art Auction in London announced, Jonathan Ross to be auctioneer

In June 2012 London hosted the Olympics. But in November 2015 there’s something even bigger coming to the capital. Yes, it’s the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Grand Auction of Original Comic Art, featuring works by the likes of Ian Churchill, Hunt Emerson, Dave Gibbons, Jamie Hewlett, Sean Phillips, Bryan Talbot, the team from VIZContinue reading Lakes Festival Original Comic Art Auction in London announced, Jonathan Ross to be auctioneer

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Cool as ICE! A Review of the International Comic Expo, Birmingham, 2015

England’s second city was the location for the latest and possibly the coolest comic convention on the circuit and Jon Laight was there for downthetubes… The International Comic Expo is held in the centre of Birmingham and organised by Shane Chebsey, an artist, rock star and, more importantly, a huge comic fan who wanted to bringContinue reading Cool as ICE! A Review of the International Comic Expo, Birmingham, 2015

Ichabod Azarael 1 - Cover

British Comic Shop Releases (18th March 2015) – Doctor Who, Transformers and Ichabod Azrael!

  Here’s our list of both British and US comics on sale this week in comic shops (Wednesday 18th March 2015). It complements our monthly lost of new graphic novel releases which you can find here for March 2015. Titan Comics has a new issue of its Twelfth Doctor title on sale this week (previewed here), and another of theirContinue reading British Comic Shop Releases (18th March 2015) – Doctor Who, Transformers and Ichabod Azrael!