Illustration by L.J. Durose My name is Kitty McEwan, I'm the organiser of the new Plymouth branch of LDComics. On Thursday 12th December we held our launch event at The Clipper cafe on Union Street! More than twenty of us came together to meet each other and talk about comics, and listen to talks from … Continue reading LDC Plymouth December 2019 by L.J. Durose and Kitty McEwan
The first ever meet up for a new chapter of LDC in West Cork was a roaring success thanks to Dublin based illustrator Sarah Bowie our main speaker. The evening kicked off with coordinator Karen Billing posing the question “Why are we here?” i.e. what had sparked the interest to come to the meet up? Responses varied but curiosity and … Continue reading LDC West Cork, Ireland, November 2019
Thursday 12 December was our official winter party at The Cartoon Museum, London led by two to the London co-ordinators Nicola Streeten and Wallis Eates and we enjoyed a presentation from the wonderful illustrator and graphic novelist Sarah Lippett. As well as talking about her new graphic novel "A Puff of Smoke" (Jonathan Cape) which … Continue reading LDC LONDON Dec 2019
Hi there! We had a pretty small meeting this month, but never fear, we were not starved of comics content as Lou had also brought along the LDC Exhibition Lounge from the 2019 Prize. Such a wide range of styles, content, and even formats - really delightful stuff. As the image shows above, the deadline … Continue reading LDC Leeds November 2019
This October we had a great line up here in Bristol and it was a full house! Here are the live drawings of Tessa Yates who recorded the evening. Our first speaker was the brilliant Elspeth Penny Then we had the lovely Frog Lump gang!
LDC Dundee Logo by Anna MorozovaColours by Rebecca Horner Hello everyone! Hailey Austin from LDC Dundee here. LDCD's 3rd meeting on the 18th of October was an amazing success with over 30 people in attendance (and most of them new faces!). Our session was centered on zines and the power of zine-making. We had a … Continue reading LDC Dundee – ZINES!
What a great night it was this week at LDComics Bristol, with Mike Medaglia, Enoki and Liminal 11. Thanks to Tessa Yates of The Happy Book Co, for her wonderful blogs about the journey of @mikemedaglia, illustrator and @Liminal_11 co-founder. On getting started: 'It's just black lines. Start and commit.' Thanks @TheHappyBookCo! and here's one … Continue reading LDC Bristol
Thank you to Cherish for doing last month's blog when we welcomed Steve Merchant and Lana Le. For more of Cherish's work, please visit Instagram: @cherish.York Twitter:@CherishYork Tumblr: cherish-york.tumblr.com Deviantart: Memenda-Seven