Wrap Up: Lakes International Comic Arts Festival 2017
October 29, 2017
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival returned for its fifth year to Kendal, Cumbria, from 13th to 15th October 2017. Celebrating comic art from across the world, the weekend festival took over the town of Kendal, on the edge of the Lake District.
NCS members Tom Richmond, Sergio Aragones, Stan Sakai, Lynn Johnston, Jason Chatfield and Steve, Luke & Joe McGarry were in attendance this year among the biggest names in comic art who all made the trip to Cumbria. This year over 70 special guest artists, creators and writers from Japan, the US, Canada, Australia, Finland, as well as European comic creators all took part in the festival. If you have interest in attending the Lakes Festival in 2018, visit the official website.
NCS membership is open to all creative professionals who earn a substantial part of their income working in the fields of cartooning, illustration, animation and graphic storytelling. We are an organization of esteemed peers and we welcome new members!