Ben Bernard-Smith

Ben Bernard-Smith is a self-published comic writer and artist, freelance illustrator and drawing tutor based in Chester.

Ben has worked on his own all ages comics such as ‘Denna’s Day Out’ that has been running on the web since May 2017, and his graphic novel project ‘Save the Songbirds’.

The first ‘Denna’s Day Out’ collection will be premiering at the festival and ‘Save the Songbirds’ is currently running on the web.

For the past few years, Ben has been running after school clubs teaching children how to draw and make comics. As well as this he has also taught drawing classes in art shops and at English language schools. In doing this, he has created many tutorial sheets that will be given away for free at the festival.

Ben has designed posters, flyers and illustrations for presentations for many organisations, and wedding invitations and greeting card designs for individuals.


Twitter: @benbernardsmith