Archive for August, 2015

CLLDF at Fan Expo Toronto 2015

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

We’ll be set up in Artists’ Alley at this year’s Fan Expo (Sept 3 – 6) in Booth A462, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, with an assortment of signed books, prints, and t-shirts.

Fan Expo website

CLLDF at Edmonton Expo 2015

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

The CLLDF at Edmonton Expo 2015
MEET JAMES LLOYD
September 25-27

Original Simpsons-style Portraits $10

611IaH1o9tL._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_The Comic Legends Legal Defense Fund (CLLDF) invites you to meet Canadian cartoonist JAMES LLOYD, the artist behind the Simpsons clan and their “Futurama” colleagues.

Since 1998 Lloyd has been a regular artist for Bongo Comics Groups’ “The Simpsons” and “Futurama 2000” comics. In 2011 the collected “Futurama”/ “Simpsons” crossover series on which he and fellow Vancouverite Ian Boothby collaborated was nominated for both Eisner and Harvey Awards.

Of course, Lloyd’s comic work doesn’t begin or end with Bongo; he entered Vancouver’s animation industry in the mid-90s, during which time he also became involved in the burgeoning small-press comics scene. While he continues to publish his own titles, Lloyd has recently begun work on Boom! Comics’ “Adventure Time” series, and contributed to First Second’s “Above the Dreamless Dead” anthology in 2014.

Now you can delve a little deeper into the Groening universe and become a bonafide member of your favourite four-fingered family. As a CLLDF fundraising initiative, Lloyd will draw your cartoon portrait in the Simpsons style!

vancaf bio webEach portrait is only $10 and will help support CLLDF projects and the protection of free speech in the Canadian comic book industry, so remember to visit us during the Edmonton Expo!

To learn more about James Lloyd, visit www.jameslloydillustration.com

Edmonton Expo 2015

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