The Etherington Brothers. Photograph: Alan Peebles

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Be Ready for the Etherington Brothers next Kickstarter!

If you’re an aspiring artist, comic artist or cartoonist, then you probably already have Lorenzo Etherington’s hugely popular, utterly brilliant How To Think When You Draw Books… and if you haven’t got them, there’s good news! There will be another chance to get your hands on copies, as part of a new crowdfunding campaign for Lorenzo’s equally talented brother Robin Etherington’s How to Write book, launching in October!Continue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Be Ready for the Etherington Brothers next Kickstarter!

Nottingham Comic Con - Comic Anthology: Inter Space

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Nottingham Comic Con – Comic Anthology: Inter Space

Nottingham Comic Con has launched a Kickstarter for its third anthology, Inter Space, a 40 plus page all ages comic conglomeration featuring stories from some great creators, many of them at the event on Saturday 20th October. This book has a great collection of comic book writers and artists from both the small press sceneContinue reading Crowdfunding Spotlight: Nottingham Comic Con – Comic Anthology: Inter Space

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Lakes International Comic Art Festival to host Lorenzo Etherington’s “Art of Stranski” Exhibition

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival will be hosting The Art of Stranski this October, an exhibition of Lorenzo Etheringon‘s 1940s opus, Stranski. The exhibition showcases what remains of the concept art, production stills and merchandising mock-ups that once accompanied the creation of a great but long-since lost animated feature. A aesthetic kaleidoscope of World War Two, cargo-cult,Continue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival to host Lorenzo Etherington’s “Art of Stranski” Exhibition

Oldham Comic Con

Stellar line-up of comic creators for this year’s Oldham Comic Con

Oldham Comic Con, taking place 12th May, is a free comics-oriented event in Oldham Library, drawing on mainly comic creator talent in the North West, including Manchester. if you’re a 2000AD fan, there’s plenty to interest you based on the guest list, which include Judge Dredd creators Carlos Ezquerra and John Wagner, Dan Cornell,  Patrick Goddard,Continue reading Stellar line-up of comic creators for this year’s Oldham Comic Con

True Believers Comic Festival 2018

New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!

The excellent True Believers Comic Festival returns to Cheltenham Racecourse this very weekend, offering a heady line-up of great comics guests and a panel event that includes the Awesome Comics Podcast team – featuring our very own, patent pending Tony Esmond! With a strong focus on comic books, their creators, fans and the community that surroundsContinue reading New indie comic titles galore set to launch at this weekend’s True Believers Comic Festival!