Carlos Ezquerra. Photo: Lisa Mills

Crowdfunder in memory of 2000AD artist Carlos Ezquerra smashes target

Fans of 2000AD artist Carlos Ezquerra, who died earlier this week, have launched a JustGiving page in his memory, which has already raised £2600. “Carlos was one of the finest comic book artists of his generation,” says Dale Jackson, who launched the page along with a number of other fans of Carlos’ work. “He createdContinue reading Crowdfunder in memory of 2000AD artist Carlos Ezquerra smashes target

Let’s show writers Leah Moore and John Reppion some comics community support

Leah Moore and John Reppion are two talented and, usually, hard working British comic book writers, perhaps best known for their work on 2000AD, their Sherlock Holmes titles for Dynamite Entertainment and Damsels – but right now, they could do with an urgent assist from the comics community. Recently, they have been beset by brutalContinue reading Let’s show writers Leah Moore and John Reppion some comics community support

Peter Doherty

Fans and creators alike mass to support 2000AD artist Peter Doherty after critical illness

A JustGiving Page to raise money to support comic artist and colourist Peter Doherty (perhaps best known for his work on 2000AD‘s “Judge Dredd”) is closing in on its target to support him after he suffered a torn aorta a couple of weeks ago. Currently in hospital, the good news is that after some complications, and having spentContinue reading Fans and creators alike mass to support 2000AD artist Peter Doherty after critical illness

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Hand Up For Jon Haward – Can You Help?

(Updated 26th March): Artist Jon Haward (above, left, with Alan Grant) – whose credits include 2000AD, Eagle, adapting Shakespeare, co-creator of “Tales of the Buddha” and much more – needs our help.  A hugely talented and much-admired comics creator who’s more than happy to take on new work, do workshops, be part of a conventionContinue reading Hand Up For Jon Haward – Can You Help?