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EVENTS

THE EVENTS

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Masterclasses

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Workshops

As with any good festival there’s too much to choose from, so to help you we’ve tried to identify different styles of events. You may not know the creator/s but the style of event may appeal to you. We also have a few EVENTS key themes this year which, again, may provide a route through the festival for you. There will be signing and EVENTS OTHER ACTIVITIES sketching after each event as appropriate.

Panel Discussions

Meet the Creators

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Watch them Draw events

Comics Family Zone

Hour-long events with creators drawing live. Their work is projected onto a large screen so the audience can see the detail and technique of each individual creator. Drawing OTHER ACTIVITIES is approx 40 mins with, where appropriate, OTHER ACTIVITIES gentle questioning by a presenter and/or background music and an opportunity for questions at the end.* watch them draw

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Masterclasses

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Workshops

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Panel Discussions family

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Meet the Creators family

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anel Discussions

Meet the Creators

EVENTS

In-depth interview with images (sometimes a little bit of live draw) withEVENTS an opportunity for questions. A chance to find out about the creator’s life and work, inspiration and influences and current and future projects. Some events include official book launches. clocktower

Exhibitions

Presentation events

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watch them draw

presentation

OTHER ACTIVITIES

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Masterclasses

Events led by the creator with a speciallyprepared presentation and an opportunity for questions and answers. OTHER ACTIVITIES Masterclasses

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film

Workshops

Panel Discussions

Meet the Creators

Film + creator events

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Film screenings introduced by either the comic book creator, discussing transferring the work from page to screen, or by an expert in the specific genre of the film. Workshops

Panel Discussions

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Workshops

Panel Discussions

Exhibitions

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Workshops

Panel Discussions

Meet the Creators

Exhibitions

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Comics Clocktower Our version of a market place, Kendal Town Hall is transformed into the Comics Clocktower for the weekend. Within it you’ll discover a specially selected group of creators, publishers and dealers with lots of goodies for you to browse through and buy. You can meet creators, watch them sketch and get stuff signed! Some work will be available for the first time at the festival and many of our guest creators will also appear at the Clocktower over the weekend to sign, sketch and meet their fans. What’s more, entry to the Clocktower is completely free for 2015! Open Saturday 17th October 10-6pm and Sunday 18th October 10.30am-5pm. Exhibitions

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Workshops

Panel Discussions

Meet the Creators

Exhibitions Programme

Meet the Creators

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Masterclasses

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comics in performance

Masterclasses

A whole zone dedicated to children and their adult companions! As well as the many workshops listed here there’ll be plenty of free events and activities for all the family to enjoy at the Westmorland Shopping Centre and Kendal Library.

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Panel discussion events Exhibitions

A pre-structured panel event on a particular subject/genre enabling each member to be featured before a debate or discussion is initiated and accompanied by examples of work, techniques, style and more. Followed by questions and answers. Meet the Creators

Exhibitions

Throughout the weekend you’ll be able to enjoy some fantastic exhibitions by top creators from around the world. See pages 30 – 43 for the full line-up including: Shojo Manga – World of Japanese Girls’ Comics at the Brewery Arts Centre, Phono+Graphic - 60 Vinyl Covers by 60 Comicbook artists at Kendal Museum and Bartkira at our special Pop-Up venue.

Workshops film

Workshops

Participatory sessions with a creator where you get to try your hand at different techniques. Panel Discussions

* What happens to the artwork from live draw events?

Meet the Creators

Masterclasses

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Masterclasses presentation

film Masterclasses

A more in-depth presentation by the creator, but with audience interaction. Workshops film

Panel Discussions Workshops

Meet the Creators Panel Discussions

Meet the Creators

Comics in Performance

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New for 2015 a series of comic related theatrical performances throughout the weekend.

All our artists have generously agreed to donate their creations to the festival which is not-for-profit. We will auction work from November 2015 with details of how to participate via @comicartfest and www.facebook. com/TheLakesInternationalComicArtFestival and our subscribers newsletter. All monies raised go towards next year’s event – thank you!

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For Timetable of events, please go to pages 49-53 Exhibitions clocktower

Exhibitions

Box Office 01539 725133

www.comicartfestival.com

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Licaf programme 2015  

The guide to The Lakes International Comic Art Festival.

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