2021 Day 4: Market Day



Sun 19 September 2021, 11:00am-5:30pm This event has already taken place
Centenary Gymnasium, Christian Brothers College Senior Campus, 214 Wakefield Street, Adelaide, South Australia

Cost: FREE (Facebook event here)

Dozens of comic creator stallholders!

Come buy from the cream of Australia’s comics creators! Discover for yourself the vibrancy and diversity of the local creative community. From psychedelic superheroes to tear-jerking autobiography, there’s something for everyone!

Local creators include:

  • Madeleine Karutz
    Madeleine’s comics have appeared in Kookie Magazine, Voiceworks and several anthologies
  • Magnetar Makes
    An illustrator drawing inspiration from nature, with experience in linocuts and prints
  • Mild Scribbling
    Creator of Harry’s Pizza and the ongoing zines Mild Scribbling and Days
  • Mitch Hearn
    Artist, animator, workshop facilitator and also a presenter at Talking Pictures
  • Nathan Grixti
    Creator of explosive Oz-ploitation series Redback Armageddon and The Spicer, a gonzo journalism mental health exposé
  • Nicholas Cleary
    Die Hard meets lotsa bird puns in Detective Budgy
  • Peter Yong
    Animator and writer/artist of graphic novel Rockabilly Plump Corps
  • Pure Evil Comics
    Comics for adult intellectuals by Josh Aldridge
  • Roam Comics
    Joel van der Knaap, creator of internationally-distributed comic Fortress and Roam
  • Rohan Fraser
    Writer and artist of thoughtful robot action graphic novel Blokkan
  • Shadree’s Den / Yuki Draws the Things
    Lover of wordplay, papercraft and comics
  • Sheydedart
    Creator of the street skating comic series No Man’s Land
  • Simon Gray
    Creator of the comic series Charles And The Eggman
  • Wombat Comics
    Prolific emerging creator appearing at a market event for the first time
  • Zinia King
    Creator of detailed, whimsical art inspired by native plants and animals
  • Zosonils
    Videogame inspired artist and creator of The Adventures of Cindy and Caramel
  • Plus more to be confirmed

Interstate creators (dependent on interstate travel restrictions) include:

  • Bruce Mutard (WA)
    Writer and artists of graphic novels published by Allen & Unwin, Image Comics and others
  • Dave Dye (VIC)
    Creator of The Anzac Legend and Amazing Tales, and illustrator of many other comics

Market day workshops!

To complement the Papercuts Market Day, four stallholders will run arts workshops in the Centenary Gymnasium throughout the day alongside the market happening from 11am to 5:30pm at the same venue. The workshops are free but each is strictly limited to 12 participants and bookings are essential. All workshop materials will be provided. Make your bookings via the links below:

Withdrawn stallholders

The following interstate creators had planned to attend but will be unable to do so due to lockdowns and travel restrictions. We encourage you to check them out online!

  • Angie Spice (VIC)
    Creator of the six issue series Courier: The Adventures Of Geraldine Barker
  • Tophie (VIC)
    Artist and creative dabbler with work including risographed mincomics/zines
  • Paper Tableaux (VIC)
    A publisher of creators such as South Australia’s David Hodson

(Stallholder applications are now closed. If you applied to be a stallholder at this event and haven’t heard from us, check your spam folder or contact us.)

Centenary Gymnasium is an accessible venue. If you have specific access requirements, please let us know.