Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 - Comics Clock Tower

Lakes Festival Comics Clock Tower – Exhibitors Welcome!

Just a reminder that applications are being invited from exhibitors who would like to feature in the Comics Clock Tower at the 2019 Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, Cumbria – the seventh annual gathering of comics creators and fans, taking over the whole town with events, workshops, free stuff, film screenings – andContinue reading Lakes Festival Comics Clock Tower – Exhibitors Welcome!

The Smurfs head to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival this October

Wallonia-Brussels International, with the help of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, is bringing an exhibition of The Smurfs to the Lake District later this year. The Smurfs incredible story began in October 1958, in the pages of the Belgian magazine Spirou. “Johan and Pirlouit“, a comic strip set in the Middle Ages created by Pierre CullifordContinue reading The Smurfs head to the Lakes International Comic Art Festival this October

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 43 - Looking Back on 2018

Lakes Festival Podcast Looks back on 2018

We may already be enjoying a big Happy New Year already resplendent with inexplicable outrage over new pastry-based products from Greggs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t time to look back at 2018, a great year in the world of comics. The Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast does just that with its latest episode,Continue reading Lakes Festival Podcast Looks back on 2018

LICAF Podcast Episode 42 - Little Heroes Comics

Little Heroes Comics in the spotlight in latest Lakes Festival Podcast

It’s Christmas – and the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast has a very special guest – Aaron Rackley, the founder of Little Heroes Comics, a charity comic bringing joy through sending comic kits to children in hospitals. Aaron, who is also the publisher of Fair Spark Books, whose titles include How to Make Comics, Megatomic BattleContinue reading Little Heroes Comics in the spotlight in latest Lakes Festival Podcast

NCSFest 2019 - art by Luke McGarry

NCSFest Artists Alley ready to get down on Main Street, Huntington Beach next May!

Coming to Huntington Beach, California in May 2019, the first-ever NCSFest is now shaping up to be the biggest free comic arts festival in North America, with a guest list that already includes Sergio Aragonés, Pénélope Bagieu, Ed Brubaker, Daniel Clowes, Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez, Patrick McDonnell, Sean Phillips, Pulitzer-winning editorial cartoonist Ann Telnaes and MAD magazine’s TomContinue reading NCSFest Artists Alley ready to get down on Main Street, Huntington Beach next May!