Porcelain pin-up previews (Part 2)

Posted by on Feb 8, 2013 in News | No Comments
Porcelain pin-up previews (Part 2)

In our second preview of pin-ups for Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale we thought we’d share this fantastic piece by Andy Bloor. In addition to Andy’s work, we were very grateful to have contributions from Alison Sampson, Tula Lotay and PJ Holden, and Improper Books illustrators Laura Trinder and Bevis Musson. A limited, indie release […]

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Porcelain pin-up previews (Part 1)

Posted by on Feb 1, 2013 in News | No Comments
Porcelain pin-up previews (Part 1)

A limited, indie release of Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale is taking place on February 27th, 2013. In addition to the story, written by Benjamin Read and illustrated by Chris Wildgoose, we were very grateful to have pin-up contributions for the finished book from Alison Sampson, Andy Bloor, Tula Lotay and PJ Holden, and Improper […]

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Porcelain Indie Launch

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in News | No Comments
Porcelain Indie Launch

On Wednesday, February 27th, 2013, a limited, indie release of Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale will be taking place in the UK. A 96 page graphic novel, the complete story will be available from Page 45 (Nottingham), Travelling Man (Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle and York), Gosh! (London) and Orbital Comics (London), and is currently available to […]

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Thought Bubble 2012

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in Events, News | No Comments
Thought Bubble 2012

We had a fantastic time at Thought Bubble. It was our first excursion to the Leeds convention as Improper and we were made to feel very welcome by everyone we met. Lisa, the Thought Bubble organisers and the superb volunteer team did an amazing job, making a busy convention run smoothly while creating an energetic […]

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On the table at Thought Bubble 2012

Posted by on Nov 13, 2012 in Events, News | No Comments
On the table at Thought Bubble 2012

We’ll be at the Thought Bubble comic convention in Leeds this coming weekend, November 17-18th. You’ll be able to find us – Benjamin Read, Laura Trinder, Chris Wilgdoose, Bevis Musson and Matt Gibbs – on Table 13 in New Dock Hall, where we’ll have a variety of books and give aways on offer. Over the […]

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Porcelain at Thought Bubble 2012

Posted by on Nov 7, 2012 in Events, News | No Comments
Porcelain at Thought Bubble 2012

We’re attending the Thought Bubble comic convention in Leeds on November 17-18th, 2012, and we’ll be giving away free colour promo comics of our forthcoming graphic novel Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale in the build up to the release of the complete book in February 2013. You can find us at Table 13 in New […]

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Colours for butterflies

Posted by on Sep 28, 2012 in News | No Comments
Colours for butterflies

We’re delighted to welcome two new members to the Improper family, Derek Dow and Alexa Rosa, who will be doing the colouring and flatting honours respectively on Butterfly Gate. You can check out more of Derek’s colouring work on deviant art and his blog, the pangeek emporium. Derek was one of several colourists who kindly […]

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In the news

Posted by on Aug 3, 2012 in News | No Comments
In the news

We’ve all been head down recently, busily working on both Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale and Butterfly Gate, plus a number of projects we’re planning to announce in the next couple of months, but we’ve had a fair smattering of positive articles and podcasts mentioning our work recently, highlights include: We were featured in Starburst […]

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SPBM #38 interview

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in News | No Comments
SPBM #38 interview

Benjamin Read and Chris Wildgoose had the opportunity to chat with Stacey Whittle of Small Press Big Mouth at Bristol Comic Expo. The interview covers not only our launch and plans for the future, but Ben and Chris’ books, Butterfly Gate and Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale. You can listen online or download Stace’s interview […]

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Bristol Comic Expo 2012

Posted by on May 15, 2012 in Events | No Comments
Bristol Comic Expo 2012

We had a great time at Bristol Comic Expo. There was great enthusiasm, diversity and vibrancy amongst the indie publisher and small press tables at the show, and with the gorgeous weather, Brunel’s Old Station felt light and less cramped than the hotels of previous years. Our previews of Butterfly Gate and Porcelain: A Gothic […]

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