Counter culture hero Gilbert Shelton will be with here from Saturday the 27th November, 1-2pm, signing his work to celebrate fifty freakin' years of the Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers!
The creative team behind the fantastical, gothic fairytale Porcelain, Ben Read and Chris Wildgoose will be joining us for a signing on Thursday the 30th of November, 6-7pm!
Halloween at Gosh keeps the scares going into the afternoon of Saturday October 28th with a scream-a-riffic signing of the much-anticipated Scream and Misty One-Shot! Horrible Hannah Berry, Sinister Simon Coleby, Gruesome Grainne McEntee, Barbaric Ben Willsher and Angry Alec Worley will all be here from 4-5pm to put their ghoulish scrawl on your copies of the magazine!
We'll have Paul Grist and Warwick Johnson-Cadwell signing here as part of our Halloween celebrations on Saturday, 28th October, 1-2pm!
It’s Drink & Draw time with our friends at Broken Frontier! We have Peony Gent, Chloe Elise Dennis, and Wallis Eates! The event will be Tuesday, October 24th.
Peony Gent is a recent graduate of the Edinburgh College of Art, and has done commissions for the likes of The Skinny and Impulse Magazine. She is currently studying Communications in London at the RCA. She was one of the It's Nice That Graduates of 2016 and Broken Frontier's Ones to Watch of 2016.
Chloe Elise Dennis is a NUA illustration graduate in London. Her recent work was the comic Every Hour is Saved, a comic adaptation of interviews between her and her Grandmother about growing up in India under British rule.
Wallis Eates earned her MA in Animation at the Royal College. She had worked as an art educator and facilitator, and manager of the children's film charity, Into Film. She is working on her graphic memoir 'Mumoirs' for Myriad. She also has self-published comics that include 'Fear of Mum-Death and the Shadow Men. She is currently workng with Unbound Books on a comic collection 'Like an Orange' about brain injury survivors.
Hosted by Gosh’s Nora Goldberg and Broken Frontier’s Andy Oliver! The Drink and Draw will begin at Gosh! at 6.30pm with an opportunity to buy work from the featured artists at a discounted price before heading to the evening’s location of choice. Art supplies are provided by our sponsor Cass Art. At 7pm we will be going to a local pub, Coach & Horses to begin our drinking and drawing! You can follow the event on Facebook.
In association with the Lakes International Comic Arts Festival, Chip Zdarsky will be here signing on Monday the 16th October from 6-7pm, and then discussing his work and career with Kieron Gillen from 7.30-9pm.
Beloved children's comics creator John Stokes will be here in conversation with Broken Frontier’s Editor in Chief Andy Oliver on Friday 6th October. We will be celebrating the release of Marney the Fox from 2000 AD publisher Rebellion’s Treasury of British Comics line.
The exciting new kids comics publisher Bog Eyed Books is here to officially launch themselves, and they've brought the whole gang! Gary Northfield, Nicky Evans, Jim Medway, Alexander Matthews and Wilbur Dawbarn will all be here on Thursday, October 5th, from 7-9pm for a Bog Eyed Books Launch Party!
We have a quadruple threat of creators! We'll be joined by Ariela Kristantina, Apila Pepita, Katie Skelly and Sara Valta. All come to us from the far reaches of the world, so a unique opportunity to meet and chat with these creators. Straight back from Thought Bubble Festival, they will be joining us on Tuesday, September 26th from 6.30-9pm for our monthly Drink & Draw.
We've got one heck of a double header coming up in association with the amazing Thought Bubble Festival: James Stokoe and Marley Zarcone will be signing here on Friday, September 22nd, 6-7pm!
We're back! We are excited to announce our next Let’s Talk Intersectionality: Resistance in Comics. It will be Thursday, September 7th from 7-9pm. Our guest is Sofia Niazi, co-founder of OOMK zine and DIY Cultures Fair.
In association with the fine folks at Titan Comics, Paul Cornell and James Peaty will be here signing from 4-5pm on Saturday, September 2nd: Doctor Who Comics Day!
It’s Drink & Draw time with our friends at Broken Frontier! Hopefully everyone is feeling inspired by Safari Festival, so we've gathered some great artists to help channel that creative spirit! We have Sabrina Scott, Wai Wai Pang, and Zoe Taylor! The event will be Tuesday, August 29th.
In association with Safari Festival and Breakdown Press, we'll be launching not one, not two, but FOUR new titles at our massive Safari Festival Pre-Party! Liam Cobb, Antoine Cossé, Shaky Kane and Richard Short will be here to toast the launch of their new books on Friday, 11th August, 7-9pm!
Prior to his appearance at Safari Festival, cartoonist Charles Forsman will be here on Wednesday, 9th August from 7.30-9pm to talk about his career, his work with Bergen Street Press, and the upcoming Channel 4/Netflix show adapting his book, The End of the Fucking World. Also in attendance for a panel discussion will be TEOTFW tv show writer Charlie Covell and director Jonathan Entwhistle!
As if a day of small press workshops weren't enough, on Small Press Day (Saturday 8th July), we'll be turning over the store in the evening to host the launch of the Broken Frontier Small Press Yearbook 2017!
We're going to be celebrating the world of small press again this Saturday July 8th, 12pm-6pm, with an afternoon filled with workshops to mark Small Press Day (not to mention add a little something extra into the mix for Pride!) Throughout the day we'll also be putting together a special one-off SPD mini-comic with our pals at Orbital Comics!
The artists collectively known as Metaphrog, aka Sandra Marrs and John Chalmers, will be here for a very special edition of Process on Wednesday 28th June, 7.30-9pm!