LICAF 2017 Kendal Calling The Etherington Brothers

Lakes Festival Focus 2017: It’s the Etherington Brothers! (Well, one of ’em!)

This year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival starts today, and we’re delighted to bring you one final interview with two of the guests from across the globe – with Robin Etherington, representing the amazing Etherington Brothers! You won’t find a more energetic and inspiring duo than Lorenzo and Robin, aka The Etherington Brothers, dedicated toContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2017: It’s the Etherington Brothers! (Well, one of ’em!)

LICAF 2017 - Stuart Medley Banner

Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with Australian comics creator and educator Stuart Medley

We’re just one day away from this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival and we have another interview with one of many guests from across the globe – with Australian comics creator and educator Stuart Medley. Stuart’s comics clients have included the Imperial War Museum and Berg’s Publishing. He was a founder of, [sic]BAG Comics,Continue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with Australian comics creator and educator Stuart Medley

LICAF 2017 - Bruce Mutard

Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with Australian Comics Creator Bruce Mutard

We’re just days away from this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival and we have another interview with one of many guests from across the globe – Bruce Mutard, an inspirational comics creator from Australia. A previous guest, this year brings a “caravan” of some of the best and up-and-coming artists and writers from downContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with Australian Comics Creator Bruce Mutard

LICAF 2017 - Lynn Johnston

Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An interview with cartoonist Lynn Johnston

With the Lakes International Comic Art Festival just over a week away, we continue our Kendal Calling interviews with a chat with Lynn Johnston, a Canadian cartoonist known for her newspaper comic strip For Better or For Worse. She was the first woman and first Canadian to win the National Cartoonist Society’s Reuben Award. David,Continue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An interview with cartoonist Lynn Johnston

Paula Knight

Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with comics creator and author Paula Knight

With the Lakes International Comic Art Festival just two weeks away, downthetubes catches up with freelance illustrator, comics creator and author Paula Knight. Based in Bristol, Paula’s first graphic memoir, The Facts of Life, was published by Myriad Editions in the UK and Penn State University Press in North America in March 2017. An extractContinue reading Lakes Festival Focus 2017: An Interview with comics creator and author Paula Knight