Writer and artist
Speaking at Animex Comics
Tom Siddell is a self taught writer and artist currently working on Gunnerkrigg Court, a science fiction fantasy webcomic that is published by Archaia and available to read at www.gunnerkrigg.com
He has worked as a 3D modeller and animator for an international games company before moving on to working on his own work full time.
Talk: A Nobody on the Internet: Making Gunnerkrigg Court
Gunnerkrigg Court is a long form sci-fi fantasy comic available to read for free online. The series writer and artist, Tom Siddell, will talk about how it went from a drawing exercise done in his spare time to a full time career and the general process of making the comic, posting it to a worldwide audience, and some of the challenges he never saw coming.
- Wednesday 12 February: 1:50pm
- Wednesday 12 February: 4:30pm
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