Lancaster Comics Day 2019

Lancaster Comics Day will return – in 2019

Lancaster Comics Day will be taking a break in 2018, returning to the city on Sunday 2nd June 2019. The decision has been taken in part in response to continued changes within Lancashire’s library services and to give the event’s opportunity to explore developing options for greater co-ordination and partnership with other local organisations withContinue reading Lancaster Comics Day will return – in 2019

Tim Perkins, Austin Chambers, Tom Ward and Michael Barrett talk self publishing at Lancaster Comics Day. Photo: Mark Hetherington

Creating Comics for Self Publishers: A Nuts and Bolts Guide, courtesy from Lancaster Comics Day

Here’s a “nuts and bolts” panel from this year’s Lancaster Comics Day, discussing ways comics – and books – are published outside the mainstream today, through self publishing, crowd funding and digital outlets. The panel was was recorded by the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast team. The panelists are artist and publisher Tim Perkins,Continue reading Creating Comics for Self Publishers: A Nuts and Bolts Guide, courtesy from Lancaster Comics Day

Lancaster Comics Day 2017 Poster SNIP

In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

Lancaster Comics Day started in 2015 and has been running every year since. A small, friendly event, it has built up a good reputation in the comics community and is providing an appealing alternative to some of the larger, less personal comic cons held in many of the bigger cities. The list of guests thisContinue reading In Review and In Pictures: Lancaster Comics Day 2017

Comic Book Hero: Working with Britain's Picture Strip Legends

First details of “Comic Book Hero: Working with Britain’s Picture Strip Legends” released

The first details of former Tiger and Roy of the Rovers editor Barrie Tomlinson‘s next book on British comics, Comic Book Hero: Working with Britain’s Picture Strip Legends, have been released. The book, published byPitch Publishing Ltd, goes on sale in September and looks to be a great follow up to his other recent work, Real RoyContinue reading First details of “Comic Book Hero: Working with Britain’s Picture Strip Legends” released

Marc Jackson - Lancaster Comics Day Comic-Club

Beano cartoonist Marc Jackson joins Lancaster Comics Day line-up

Aces Weekly and Beano cartoonist Marc Jackson is coming to Lancaster Comics Day on Sunday 11th June, to run one of his special Cartoon Club events, alongside the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Other guests at Lancaster Comics Day include Road to Perdition and Doctor Who artist Richard Piers Rayner, Tiger and Roy of theContinue reading Beano cartoonist Marc Jackson joins Lancaster Comics Day line-up