Kendal, 1st April 2016: Not an April Fool’s hoax! Not a dream! The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is delighted to reveal this year’s Festival art by top artist Ken Niimura – who is also one of the lead guests at the event (14th-16th October). Winner of the Golden Prize in the 5th International Manga Award and nominated […]
As always thousands of music fans will be flocking to The Shrewsbury Fields Forever Festival, Shropshire’s largest festival devoted to Alternative and Dance music, this July to see acts like the Happy Mondays and Wretch 32 play live. The award winning festival has become an increasingly popular event since it was established 5 years ago, […]
Kendal, 24th March 2016: The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is delighted to announce the addition of Bryan Lee O’Malley, creator of Scott Pilgrim and the bestselling graphic novel, Seconds, to its 2016 line-up. Making an exclusive UK appearance at the event, Bryan will join previously-announced guests Joe Kelly and 2000AD‘s Mick McMahon for this year’s Festival taking […]
Our friend Billy Barnell did some interviews during the Comic Creators Day 2 that took place at the Cartoon Museum on October 31st, 2015. Among the interviewed artists were Jamie Smart (Moose Kids Comics), Watchmen artists Dave Gibbons and John Higgins.
Kendal, 8th March 2016: The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is delighted to announce its first major British guest for the 2016 Festival weekend is Mick McMahon. Perhaps best known for his work for the top weekly SF comic 2000AD, Mick’s credits also include The Last American and Batman Black and White. Mick McMahon, whose highly-regarded work has […]
There are aspects of London Super Comic Convention (LSCC) which are different to any other UK con and which position it closer to the larger US cons. Some of these things are good but one thing is bad and hopefully not a sign of things to come. The first of the good things is organisation […]