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Lakes Comic Arts Festival Moves From Kendal To Bowness-Upon-Windermere
The Lakes Comic Art Festival, held for many years in Kendal in England's Lake District is to move to a smaller town even closer to the lakes in question, Bowness-Upon-Windermere, inside the Lake District National Park for their October 2022 show, held from Friday the 14th to Sunday the 16th of October 2022 Bleeding Cool[...]
Retailer Stephen L Holland Announced As New UK Comics Laureate
The announcement was made as part of the opening event of this year's online event, LICAF Live, running from the 15th to the 17th of October, an online version of the annual Lakes International Comics Art Festival in Kendal replacing the usual physical Festival in Kendal due to the Coronavirus Pandemic and resulting restrictions on[...]
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is taking no chances Arranged for 9th – 11th October 2020 in Kendle, they have decided, show or no show, to put on a virtual event instead this year They have made this step so far out – even when other shows such as MCM Comic Con Birmingham are[...]
When Comic Creators Draw Album Covers – The Exhibition
Richard Corben did the cover to Meatloaf's Bat Out of Hell, Jaime Hewlett naturally did the covers to the Gorillaz albums, as well as Cud and Senseless Things before it. To Becky Cloonan's brand new cover for Clutch's next LP. They're all part of a new exhibition of comic book creators' work on album covers curated by Sean Phillips, in Kendal, ahead[...]
The Look Of The Lakes, In The Windows Of Kendal
As they did last year, the Lakes Comic Arts Festival held in Kendal this weekend, saw the town transformed into comic books, with plenty of local shops joingin in Photos courtesy of Mike Collins, Alex Valente and the Westmoreland Gazette As they did last year, the Lakes Comic Arts Festival held in Kendal this[...]
Diving Into The Lakes This Weekend
The BBC gave a rather lovely puff piece for The Lakes Comics Festival beginning on Saturday in the UK, turning the town of Kendal in Cumbria, England, into a comic book international festival And, apparently, attracting a bunch of academic types. Dr Gibson is one of 50 leading figures from the world of graphic novels who[...]
Ed Brubaker, Jose Munoz And Joe Sacco To The Lakes. I Hope They'll Pack Umbrellas
The Lakes Comics Art Festival, to be held in England's Lake District later this year in the town of Kendal, has posted their guest creator list. They include patrons Bryan Talbot, Mary Talbot and Sean Phillips, as well as Phillips' most common collaborator Ed Brubaker, Alack Sinner artist Jose Munoz, comics journalist Joe Sacco, cartoonist-turned-film-spinoff Posy[...]