Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 58: Lucy Sullivan

Lucy Sullivan in the Spotlight in latest Lakes Festival Podcast

Lucy Sullivan, author of the upcoming graphic novel Barking, is a guest of the latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast. Animator, illustrator and writer, Lucy talks to co-hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates about the graphic novel, which, as we’ve previously reported, will launch at this year’s Festival. Lucy talks about the creative processContinue reading Lucy Sullivan in the Spotlight in latest Lakes Festival Podcast

Cartoonists Club of Great Britain

Cartoonists Club of Great Britain back at Lakes Festival in October

The Cartoonists Club of Great Britain are back at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival this year, with their club stand in the Comics Clock Tower as usual, along with many other great exhibitors, festooned with Rich Skipworth’s amazing towers of power. Seeing the event as a great opportunity for showing and selling members’ merchandise,Continue reading Cartoonists Club of Great Britain back at Lakes Festival in October

Mark's Stafford's Kangkangee Blues SNIP

Mark Stafford’s love story, Kangkangee Blues, gets British publication

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is to publish a new edition of Mark’s Stafford‘s comic Kangkangee Blues, a tragic love story produced at the behest of the British Council as one of their collaborative artistic endeavours. One of several print projects form LICAF this year, the British edition of the comic will be launchedContinue reading Mark Stafford’s love story, Kangkangee Blues, gets British publication

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast 56 - Emma Vieceli

Lakes Festival Podcast chats BREAKS 2 with artist Emma Vieceli

This week, the Lakes International Comic Art Festival podcast welcomes back artist Emma Vieceli, who pops on the show to talk about her new book, Breaks 2 Special Edition, currently funding on Kickstarter, a young adult drama, LGBTQ and romance story. In BREAKS – a book recommended for ages 16 plus, available online and the first volume availableContinue reading Lakes Festival Podcast chats BREAKS 2 with artist Emma Vieceli

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Call for Papers: Comics Up Close – New Perspectives in Comic Art

A Call for Papers for Comics Up Close – New Perspectives in Comic Art, the opening event of Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 in October, has just been announced by the team from ReOPeN, Lancaster University’s graphic novels and comics pedagogy, research and engagement network. Comics Up Close, the opening event of Lakes InternationalContinue reading Call for Papers: Comics Up Close – New Perspectives in Comic Art