MCM Birmingham Comic Con welcomes it’s biggest Comic Village line-up yet!

Sequential artists and fans, make sure to experience the joyous Comic Village vibes at the heart of the Con. Driven by a community of growing independent creatives, it has always been the spot for picking-up publisher’s latest picks, falling in love with a new title, and gaining valuable feedback on your own talents.

And it just got even better…


Comic Village Featured Guests 

2018’s Comic Village will play host to it’s first ever special guests from the art world. Featured guests give insight through interactive panels & commissions & join the heart of talented independent artists.

David Finch is a Canadian-born comics artist known for his work on Top Cow Productions’ Cyberforce, as well as numerous subsequent titles for Marvel Comic and DC Comics, such as The New Avengers, Moon Knight, Ultimatum, Brightest Day, Wonder Woman and Batman.

You can check out here his work here!

Talking Comics with David Finch (Saturday, MCM Live Stage @14:30)
Comic Talk with David Finch (Sunday, MCM Live Stage @16:00)

Meet the creative geniuses who collaborate with huge brands and movies to create stunning poster artwork. The Poster Posse will hosting free interactive panels as well as displaying & selling signed and licensed prints.

Artist Alley (Sunday, Main Stage @12:00)


LIVE Photorealistic Art

The ridiculously skilled Barry Jazz Finnegan is treating us to live charcoal art.

The creative who hails from Dublin specialises in large-scale charcoal portraits which he posts time lapse videos of on his YouTube channel gaining him 800,000 views, over 26,000 Facebook likes and the respect from the art community. Barry loves getting his hands dirty when it comes to working with charcoal and most of his work is based on movies, stars, poets and captions from cult classic. The talented portraitist also creates iconic scenes from films such as The Shining, The Dark Knight and James Bond.

Catch Barry’s live art show dedicated to one of MCM Birmingham Comic Con’s special guests…

Comic Village Indie Line-Up

Ken McFarlaneKen McFarlane
James Milne Art - MAPPJames Milne Art – MAPP
Huy Truong IllustrationsHuy Truong Illustrations
Livvy and The BearLivvy and The Bear
Nicki AndrewsNicki Andrews
Danny GrezelDanny Grezel
jenika ioffredajenika ioffreda
Anaseed Man/ Jack Hugh BakerAnaseed Man/ Jack Hugh Baker
Colin Mathieson (Accent UK)Colin Mathieson (Accent UK)
The PrideThe Pride
Flintlock & Time Bomb ComicsFlintlock & Time Bomb Comics
Eldritch RachEldritch Rach
Illustration By GaslightIllustration By Gaslight
Purrl PankrasPurrl Pankras
Matilda DawesMatilda Dawes
Alex lloyd illustrationAlex lloyd illustration
Lissy RaineLissy Raine
Ashley Spencer-PhillipsAshley Spencer-Phillips
Nathan Hillustration & Dan ScarlettNathan Hillustration & Dan Scarlett
Elena Vitagliano ArtistElena Vitagliano Artist
Frisson ComicsFrisson Comics
Richard RudgeRichard Rudge
Pearlesqued Illustration ArtPearlesqued Illustration Art
Tash GrasonTash Grason
Lloyd and the BearLloyd and the Bear
Hari DrawsHari Draws
Zhou Fang ComicsZhou Fang Comics
Top-Banana & Feline TricksterTop-Banana & Feline Trickster
anja uhrenanja uhren
Laura HowellLaura Howell
The SammThe Samm
AfterLight ComicsAfterLight Comics
Metal Made FleshMetal Made Flesh
YF StudioYF Studio
Sophie EvesSophie Eves
LostMonkey ArtLostMonkey Art
LostMonkey ArtLostMonkey Art
Kayleigh fron Kavon IllustrationKayleigh fron Kavon Illustration
Jed McPhersonJed McPherson
Tim Kong ArtTim Kong Art
Webcomic NameWebcomic Name
Lauren Livesey (insomniYAK)Lauren Livesey (insomniYAK)
Subversive ComicsSubversive Comics
Childish Butt VomitChildish Butt Vomit
Dawnie-chan & xOhMyFrillsxDawnie-chan & xOhMyFrillsx
1 in 1001 in 100
Silvia CarrusSilvia Carrus
Sammy BorrasSammy Borras
Ellen Stubbings IllustrationEllen Stubbings Illustration
Tom SparkeTom Sparke
Tails of MysteryTails of Mystery
Safely EndangeredSafely Endangered

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