Nina Matsumoto


“Sparks” by Ian Boothby and Nina Matsumoto

Eisner-award winning Simpsons artists and Cloudscape contributors Ian Boothby and Nina Matsumoto recently published Sparks! from Scholastic, a young readers graphic novel about August and Charlie, two cats who meet as fellow prisoners in a secret animal testing laboratory and then build a mechanical dog suit to perform acts of heroism. Sparks has gotten […]


People are talking about "Comics in Transit"

Cloudscape’s “Comics in Transit” keeps on rolling! We’ve been getting a lot of attention, including more buzz in the Georgia Straight and an extensive article in UBC’s student magazine, the Ubyssey. In the Ubyssey article, Cloudscape president Oliver McTavish-Wisden talks about what inspired him to create “Comics in Transit”


BC Tourism Talks BC Comics

Cloudscape president Oliver McTavish-Wisden recently wrote an article showcasing comics in BC that was featured on the BC Tourism website: “Most visitors to BC come for the gorgeous natural scenery, renowned dining scene and local culture. But in addition to these iconic BC attractions, there are plenty of opportunities for […]


Kickstarter for "New World" anthology from Iron Circus

Iron Circus is currently in the middle of the Kickstarter for its latest comics anthology: New World — a 360-page black-and-white collection of fantasy and sci-fi comics about culture clash, what happens when civilizations meet. This anthology features stories by a wide variety of cartoonists, including prominent Cloudscape members Jonathon Dalton and […]


VanCAF this Weekend!

May 24-25 is the Vancouver Comic Arts Festival at the Roundhouse (181 Roundhouse Mews). It’s BC’s largest indie comics convention and a great opportunity to meet numerous local indie comics creators, including Simon Roy, Nina Matsumoto, Brandon Graham, Steve Rolston, Lucy Bellwood, and Ed Brisson. Cloudscape will be there with plenty […]