Lakes International Comic Art Festival 24x7 Anthology

Delight For Brits nominated for Eisner Awards

The list of nominees for this year’s Eisner Awards has been announced and includes a number of British creators – and a nomination for the anthology 24 By 7, edited by Dan Berry and published by Fanfare, featuring strips created during the Lakes International Comic Art Festival‘s 24 Hour Comics Marathon in 2014. “Hand Me Down,” byContinue reading Delight For Brits nominated for Eisner Awards

Lovelace & Babbage (Pantheon edition)

British Comic Shop Releases (22nd April 2015) – Time for some Lovelace and Babbage!

  Here’s our list of both British and US comics on sale this week in comic shops (from Wednesday 22nd April 2015), complementing our monthly list of British graphic novel releases (April 2015 release list here). Top pick this week has to be The Thrilling Adventures Of Lovelace & Babbage by Sydney Padua, published by Pantheon in the US andContinue reading British Comic Shop Releases (22nd April 2015) – Time for some Lovelace and Babbage!

Mad Scientists storm Caption 2010

(cross posted from Bugpowder with the kind permission of Daniel Fish): The Mad Scientists have retired back to their mountain core fortresses following another successful Caption in Oxford this past weekend. I had a fun time, meeting up with the usual crew, plus a few I hadn’t yet met, and attempted to create my ownContinue reading Mad Scientists storm Caption 2010

Caption 2010 ‘Mad Science’ Art Appeal and guest update

For anyone interested in exhibiting artwork and/or donating artwork to the Caption auction, part of Mad Science Caption 2010 at the East Oxford Community Centre on 31st July – 2nd August, the organisers tell downthetubes they can accept artwork right up to the opening day of this ace British small press event. However, if you’dContinue reading Caption 2010 ‘Mad Science’ Art Appeal and guest update