XXIII originally appeared in issue five of my comic Thunder Brother: Soap Division. Issues one to six can still be ordered from my online shop here. Read all about what ILYA had to say about the creation of XXIII here.
Thursday, 22 October 2015
In 2011, I made a personal appearance at Orbital Comics in London as part of their "Two Pauls" evening. The idea for the event was that two creators called Paul at opposing ends of the comics-creating spectrum would talk about their experiences in the field. At one end, there was professional and highly regarded writer Paul Cornell and at the other, there was me. I thoroughly enjoyed it and thought it was a great success and yet a second "Two Pauls" evening featuring two more Pauls talking about making comics never occurred.
At the top is a drawing I did to promote the event. Considering that I had never seen Paul in the flesh before, I think he was very gracious about my representation of him. Underneath is a quick sketch I drew for Orbital. To my delight, it seemed to be on their shop wall for a long time after.
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Goddard and Prisk: Investigators of the Paranormal originally appeared in issue six of my comic Thunder Brother: Soap Division. Issues one to six can still be ordered from my online shop here.
Wednesday, 7 October 2015
Item: After skipping a year, Caption, Britain's longest running comic festival, is back this weekend, this time in a brand new location in Coventry. I'm delighted to be able to tell you that after being a semi-regular attendee since it started in the early 90s, I am at last a guest along with other comic creators such as