Sammy Borras is a illustration degree graduate from Coventry who specialises in making comics.

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Junk Food and Future Days
 
 

Junk Food is a youth culture anthology created by Ramzee featuring comics, articles and more. I illustrated a 13 page comic written by Ramzee called Rebel Grrrl. The book is now available to order through Big Cartel.

 
 

I’ll be taking a small selection of music zines to Future Days hosted by This Is TMRW (sold out). Unfortunately their Saturday show has been cancelled but I’ll be there selling zines Friday and Sunday.

(Please note: I may need to leave earlier Sunday night due to weekend train times)

Nottingham Comic Con 2018
 
 

Thank you to everyone at Nottingham Comic Con! It was a relatively quiet little show but I had a lovely time catching up with friends. Thanks to Nikki Stu for table sharing!

 
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By contrast my next event will be London MCM Comic Con. You can find table CV115 in the Comic Village section of the show, located in the North Hall (easy to find by entering the door marked N2 via the concourse)

I’ll have all the usual comics, zines and fictional band merchandise. I’ll be offering ink portrait commissions and handing out free mini comics. I’m also dropping the prices for Giant Rhinos In Space - the complete series is now only £10! Don’t worry if you can’t make it to the show, the sale is already live on my Etsy shop.

Bristol Comic & Zine Fair 2018
 
 

Thanks to everyone at BCZF! Sorry I was late setting up I had some problems with my train journey. It was great launching the Janelle Monae Fanzine. If you can’t make it to any of the events I’ll be at in the UK, please don’t forget I have an online Etsy Shop.

My next show will be Nottingham Comic Con. I’ll be sharing table U10 with Nikki Stu!

 
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Janelle Monae Dirty Computer Fanzine
 
 

The Janelle Monae Fanzine I compiled is printed and ready for Bristol Comic & Zine Fair tomorrow! Thank you to Rope Press for the beautiful print quality and to everyone who sent writing and illustrations for the zine! If you can’t make it to Bristol tomorrow you can find a full list of zine fairs and comic cons on the events section of this website, or order online through my Etsy shop.

Autumn Convention Season 2018!
 

Photos from High Vis Festival 2018

Photos from Thought Bubble 2018

 

Thank you to everyone who stopped by my table at both High Vis Festival and Thought Bubble this year! I enjoyed decorating my table up with tent making bats!

The next show will be Bristol Comic & Zine Fair! The files are ready for the Janelle Monae Fanzine I’ve been compiling and I’m just waiting to hear back from the printers. For more information on events please visit the events section of this site. Please don’t forget all the comics and zines I take to shows are available to order through my Etsy shop.

Manchester MCM Comic Con 2018 & September Events
 
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Thank you to everyone who came by my table at Manchester MCM Comic Con! If you ordered a commission at the show they were posted last week.

 
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I've got a couple of new events booked for the autumn convention season. In September I'll be at High Vis Street Art Festival & Thought Bubble. I met up with some friends this week and made some more Honduran Tent Making bats to decorate the table. I'll have Free Mini Comics to hand out!

 
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I'm compiling a Janelle Monae Fanzine to launch at Bristol Comic & Zine Fair at the beginning of October. The Deadline for submissions is August 31st. For full information and a FAQ please visit my music blog www.thatmusiczine.tumblr.com/janellemonae 

For up to date information on any of the comics and zine fairs I'll be at this autumn, please visit the events section of my website. Don't forget I have an Etsy shop with international shipping!

Small Press Day and New Sticker Designs
 
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On Saturday I had a chilled out Small Press Day visiting Solid Gone Art Fair and then spent the afternoon at Nostalgia & Comics. Thank you to everyone who stopped by my table.

I get a couple weeks off from events and the next show will be Manchester MCM Comic Con on 28th-29th July 2018. I'll have a full table and will be offering ink convention commissions (please come by early if you would like to take it home on the same day). There will be a brand new free mini comic to hand out!

 
 

I had some new sticker designs arrive in the post this week! The characters are from a project I've been developing about a paranormal riot grrrl band called Go Eat Worms. The invisible ghost guitarist has been printed on transparent stock and the mantis shrimp woman is holographic. They are available to order through my Etsy shop.

2 Events, in 2 Counties, in 1 Weekend!
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I'm going to be at 2 events in 2 counties over 1 weekend! Fun fact: there's 287 miles between the 2 venues! I have a full table at both events but the layout will be tailored slightly to suit the audience of the show so here's some more information ...

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At Glasgow Comic Con on Saturday, you'll be able to find my table C21 in the corner of the Clyde Foyer. I'll have free mini comics to hand out so please come by and say hi! I'll be bringing all the usual slice of life and music themed comics and zines along with the new risograph prints and plectrums.

Ink portrait commissions were popular at this particular show last year so I'd recommend coming by early to place an order if you would like to collect on the same day. Any extra commissions can be finished the following week and posted and/or emailed to you!

I'll be teleporting back home from Scotland to collect a new box of stock ready for the Birmingham Zine Festival. Again I'll have free mini comics to hand out! This particular event is a much smaller affair so I won't be bringing the giant commissions sign, but I'll make sure to cram as many comics and zines onto the table as possible!

There will be lots of events happening in and around the Zine Festival including the return of Laydeez Do Comics Birmingham on Monday 2nd July! With guest speakers Rhiannon Nichols, Louise Byng and Steve Tannor.

If you can't make it to either Glasgow or Birmingham this weekend, please check the events section of this website for an up to date list. Don't forget I also have an online shop with international shipping available!

London MCM Comic Con
 
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I'm going to be at London MCM Comic Con this Friday through till Sunday. You can find my table CV199 in the Comic Village section of the show which is in the North Hall.

I'll be bringing all my usual comics, zines and fictional band merchandise. I have free mini comics to hand out too!

If you're interested in commissioning an ink portrait at the show, please come by early because I'm unable to take extra work home to finish at this show due to deadlines.

Hopefully I'll see you there!

New Portfolio Website launch!

Hello! Welcome to my new portfolio site!

I recently moved website hosts, I'm going to use this blog section of my site to keep you up to date with news! I'll be able to share things like photos after events and information such as comic launch dates.

I'll be at the following events, please come say hi!