In the Frame: A vital event for Emerging Comics Creators

Comics and their creators have enjoyed global success for generations. In Scotland, there is an embarrassment of riches when it comes to the comics industry – think of the now iconic DC Thomson strip The Beano which makes up just one part of a vibrant and rich landscape of the comics industry (and is still being celebrated today – Somerset House are currently running an exhibition titled Beano: The Art of Breaking the Rules

The wealth and creativity of creators in the Scottish sector is incalculable, but the nature of the work itself, largely contract-based and freelance, means that many creators are not able to access the information and connections they need to develop their work.

Enter IN THE FRAME: a brand-new event dedicated to supporting emergent comics creators, funding their creative process, and helping them to navigate the publishing landscape. To read on click here


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