The Lakes International Comic Art Festival
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival will run from 18-20 October 2013 in Kendal in Cumbria. It will celebrate the very best comic art from across the world, from cartoon strips to superhero comics and manga to non-fiction graphic novels. The founder patrons of the new festival include Bryan and Mary Talbot who won the biography category in the Costa Book Awards earlier this month. They are joined by another internationally renowned comic artist Sean Phillips.