As a Comics & Graphic Novels program student, you'll benefit from experienced instructors, a supportive community and special events such as an annual comics conference.
Camosun hosted its fourth annual Comic Arts Festival
The Camosun Comic Arts Festival celebrated the artistic and literary impact of comics and graphic novels created locally, nationally, and internationally. Participants had the opportunity to hear, see and experience the process of visual storytelling and meet students, teachers, professional creators, publishers and other fans.
A highlight of the event was the “artists alley” showcasing publications and artwork created by 20 students in the Comics & Graphic Novels program. Professional guest mentors this year included Nelson Dewey, Gareth Gaudin, Karen Gillmore, Janine Johnston, Sam Logan, Deni Loubert, Glen Lovett, Glen Mullaly, and Alex Steacy. The keynote featured special guest creators Tony Cliff, Faith Erin Hicks, Sam Logan, and Renee Nault. Read more...