Bob Clampett Humanitarian Awards 2019

Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award announced for Thought Bubble Director Lisa Wood

Independent publishers Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, Kyung Jeon-Miranda and Thought Bubble Director Lisa Wood – who creates comics as Tula Lotay – will receive the 2019 Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award at this year’s San Diego Comic Con, created to honour people in comics and the popular arts who have worked to help othersContinue reading Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award announced for Thought Bubble Director Lisa Wood

Omagh Comic Fest 2019 SNIP

UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

This is the downthetubes  “rolling list” of major British and Irish comic events, intended as a quick guide to “What’s On”. Follow the links to event web sites for fuller details. Last Updated: Thursday 5th September 2019. Thank you to everyone who has supplied information and apologies if I haven’t added your event yet PleaseContinue reading UK and Irish Comic Conventions – Rolling List

John Tucker at Thought Bubble 2018

From the Trenches: Thought Bubble 2018 and My Rookie Year

Comics artist John Tucker reflect on his first Thought Bubble Festival experience, the culmination of his busy year as a creator… Well, here we are then. Our first Thought Bubble is in the bag. The show I’ve wanted to do for the best part of a decade, over in the blink of an eye. IContinue reading From the Trenches: Thought Bubble 2018 and My Rookie Year

Thought Bubble Festival 2018

Thought Bubble Festival 2018 is Here! Are You Ready?

It’s Thought Bubble Festival weekend in Leeds, and we hope everyone there has a great time! There are some great things lined up, bringing some of the best creators in the world to the city including Warren Ellis (Transmetropolitan, Freakangels, Castlevania, RED), Greg Rucka (Wonder Woman: Year One, Black Magick), Comics Laureate Charlie Adlard (The WalkingContinue reading Thought Bubble Festival 2018 is Here! Are You Ready?

Nottingham Comic-Con 2017

Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018

2017 has seen no shortage of comics events great and small across the UK, and there are a few more to come this year, so I thought I’d run a quick listing, which, I hasten to point out, is not definitive. (Last weekend alone, there were 15 comics-related events on across the UK and it’sContinue reading Upcoming British Comic Conventions – A Quick List for the rest of 2017 and into 2018