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More Lakes Festival creator interviews focus for new Podcast

The latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast is again bursting with interviews from the annual Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal held last month, conducted by co-hosts Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates. Episode 40 includes  interviews with Canadian artist Guy Delisle, Benjamin Dickson, whose new graphic novel A New Jerusalem – a stunning taleContinue reading More Lakes Festival creator interviews focus for new Podcast

Anxiety Me by Nicole Bates

In Review: Anxiety Me by Nicole Bates

  Written and illustrated by Nicole Bates The Book: “Anxiety Me is a personal journey, my journey,” says Nicole. “When anxiety attacks it leaves you feeling like you are the lost at sea. Sometimes you find the shore, sometimes you don’t. “This book explores the feeling I have when this happens. Let’s find the shoreContinue reading In Review: Anxiety Me by Nicole Bates

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 24

Latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast spotlights North American Conventions and more

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast does like to treat its many listeners, and with Episode 24 they’ve included two great interviews that turn the spotlight on the world of North American comic conventions. First, the team have a chat with Leonard Sultana, the brains behind the terrific web site An Englishman in San Diego. IanContinue reading Latest Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast spotlights North American Conventions and more

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 21 - Pete Taylor

Lakes Festival Podcast “How to Make a Comic” Special released, with Pete Taylor

There’s a very different episode of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival out now. Rather than interviewing a comic creator, the team pick comic artist Pete Taylor‘s brains about how to create a comic. Starting from the beginning with thinking up ideas to writing and then drawing the comic, Pete, co-creator of Monster Kids, guidesContinue reading Lakes Festival Podcast “How to Make a Comic” Special released, with Pete Taylor

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 19 - Tillie Walden

Lakes International Comic Festival Podcast chats with Tillie Walden

Cartoonist and illustrator Tillie Walden is the latest guest of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast, a comics creator with a track record of producing some amazing books, including The End of Summer, released in 2015 by Avery Hill Publishing and Spinning, released last year. She also makes the webcomic called On a Sunbeam. Spinning, published byContinue reading Lakes International Comic Festival Podcast chats with Tillie Walden