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.
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!
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.
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!
Alison Sampson will be here signing on Saturday June 24th, 1-2pm, to celebrate the release of Winnebago Graveyard #1, from Image Comics!
It’s Drink & Draw time with our friends at Broken Frontier! This June is one of London's favourite comic festivals, ELCAF. We've invited some of the great artists who will be exhibiting there to give you some intimate drawing time! We have Eleni Kalorkoti, Todd Oliver, Angela Pan, and Matthew Swan! The event will be Tuesday, June 20th!
Eleni Kalorkoti is an illustrator from Edinburgh, Scotland now living and working in London.. You can see her editorial work at The New Yorker, The New York Times, The V&A, Random House, Lucky Peach, and Buzzfeed.
Todd Oliver creator of the comic series Boxes. He'll be debuting issue 3 of Boxes at ELCAF. His work has appeared in Ammo Magazine, and the Versus Illustration Cards.
Angela Pan works in animation as a background painter. She makes short comics about life and dreams with traditional mediums, and tries to capture the world around her with her paintings and drawings. She is based in Vancouver, Canada.
Matthew Swan is an artist currently living in South London. His first published book is with Avery Hill, Parsley Girl. His new self-published work is Bat Girl: Potion Panic!
This event will be Tuesday, 20th June at Coach & Horses pub.
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. 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.
David Hine and Shaky Kane will be here signing their new book, A Bullet Proof Coffin: The 1,000 Yard Stare on Saturday June 17th, 1-2pm, and we'll have a special, limited edition ashcan on sale as well!