Cloudscape Comics is a proud participant in numerous comic and art-related events all over the city, including various conventions and the long-running Vancouver Comic Jam, which is held the third Saturday of every month at the Wallflower Modern Diner on Main Street. If you are interested in Cloudscape getting involved in your event, you can contact Cloudscape Events.
We put on numerous events ourselves at Cloudscape HQ in South Memorial Park (click here for a map). These events include:
Weekly Meetings: We meet every Wednesday at 7:30pm to discuss comic-related events as well as work on our own projects and receive feedback from fellow artists. Everyone is welcome!
Life Drawing: On the second Sunday of each month, from 1-4 PM, we invite everyone over for a life drawing session where artists sketch a local model in various poses. Cost is $10 per person.
Cloudshops: Cloudscape members occasionally hosts free to attend workshops and lessons covering various comic making topics. Keep an eye on the calendar for any upcoming events.
Open Studio: For people who want more time at Cloudscape HQ, we also have open studio sessions where the place is open to anyone who wants to stop by and chat, write, draw, or otherwise get involved in local comics. Check the calendar for particular times.
This Sunday, Cloudscape will be running a comic and zine marketplace as part of Car Free Day, Main Street! The biggest of Vancouver’s Car Free Day festivals spanning 21 blocks, Main Street has 15 stages and mini festivals along the ... Read More
Cloudscape comics is excited to announce we will be appearing at four Canadian conventions starting this weekend! April 25-28 we will be at the Calgary Comic Expo at booth 245May 3-4 we will be at Prairie Comics Festival in WinnipegMay ... Read More
Want some free comics? Free comic book day is rapidly approaching, and Cloudscape participating this year with our share of free comics. Come join us on Saturday, May 4th for a fun day at Metropolis Comics and toys! We will ... Read More
This weekend the Pacific National Exhibition is hosting "Make It!", a market of handmade art by local creators. Tickets are $6 at the door, kids 12 and under are free but you can buy your tickets early to save 50% ... Read More
The Moberly Arts and Cultural Centre is organizing a community art project in Vancouver centered on "orange construction boxes": Orange Boxes and City Futures is a community collaborative project that examines the orange fences that surround trees in construction zones ... Read More
Ever get the feeling every writing event in the city is literary focused? Participated in one too many classes and writing groups where people’s eyes glaze over if you bring up world-building and fantastical plot ideas? Want to nerd out ... Read More
It's almost the end of August, and that means it's almost the end of Cloudscape's summer sale! As the last day of the month, Friday is the final day to take advantage of $5 off most of our anthologies and ... Read More
On July 14, Cloudscape hosted the TGD2S Family Comic Jam & BBQ, where trans, gender diverse, and two-spirit families participated in a fun-filled afternoon of comic art. It was a lot of fun, and many of the children there participated ... Read More
If you create your own comics and intend to sell them at conventions, there are a couple of Canadian comic conventions you may be interested in: Toronto Comics Art Festival. TCAF is the biggest indie comics convention in Canada. It is ... Read More