Following are the events RP enjoyed being involved with this pastyear. We hope you were able to attend and enjoy these opportunities along with us.
April 25 - May 13 - Ting Comic and Graphic Arts Festival participation
Published catalogue detailing participants and event/show timetable - Hosted exclusive evening to feature creator-owned publications RP Imprint (more below) - Co-Host the London Comic Jam with the London Comic Con and Heroes Comics - Note: We're excited for Anthony Wallace, Owen Marshall and Jill Clair, Runciman Press-published creators, who were part of this year's featured artists, We are pleased to be a part of Ting
May 3 - Our new imprint RP for creator-owned publications will launch at a special event on Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 7:00-9:00 pm at The Arts Project as part of the Ting Comic and Graphic Arts Festival (April 25 - May 13). Our second year anniversary as a company!
Celebrated the premier of RP publications; "Talisher Book 1 Marek's Crown by D. L. Mabbot/Lowell Isaac/David C.Hopkins, "7Eventh Blues" by Anthony Wallace, "The Devil Doesn't" by David Sisson/Chris Parr, "Slovenly Stories" by Jill Clair and "SOS Space Opera Story" by Christopher Runciman. We will be showcasing the book "Two Swords", in development by Dustin Parkes and also premiered the first issue of the New Apts Anthology spinoff titled The New Apts: Alternative Living. Many people showed their love of comics and independent creators by picking up their books and more and getting them signed right there. We even introduced our second company t-shirt.
May 6 - Free Comic Book Day; In partnership with the London Comic Con, Runciman Press distributed 2000 free copies of The London Comic Jam Issue 3 from Heroes Comics in downtown London Ontario.
May 8 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m. that over 20 people attended.
May 13 - Toronto Comic Arts Festival, which we donated 30 copies of Alph Abet Book 3 and 30 copies of London Comic Jam 3 to TCAF 2017 for presentation bags to The Doug Wright Awards. Thanks to Diana Tamblyn.
June 16 - CBC London 4-6 with @Chrisdelatorre on Afternoon Drive. 4-4:30 interview on Runciman Press and the London comic scene, and Christopher will be drawing live in the CBC London studio until 6.
June 19 - London Comic Jam, is our next monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
July 17 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
August 21 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
September 18 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
October 13 - 15 - Booth at London Comic Con Signings by published contributors, Exclusive comic con issues along with all issues published available for purchase, Prints by Christopher and RP, branded buttons, stickers and t-shirts, London Comic Jam was held in Artist Alley for their exhibiting artists, Christopher and Tristan talked to visitors to the booth about publishing opportunities
October 26-29 -Forest City Film Festival. Christopher was one of the judges of entry submissions and we were very excited to attend at Wolf Performance Hall and Imagine Cinemas, London Ontario
November 4-5 - Souwesto Book Expo - Christopher was a guest speaker, panel discussions with DSBarrick and Diana Tamblyn
November 20 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
December 18 - London Comic Jam, a monthly drawing event held at the Arts Project from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
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