Gnash! Comics

9A West Street
Ashburton, Devon TQ13 7DT

Past Events

Dec. 12, 2019: Late Night Shopping & Book Signing with Local Authors!

Local author Stephanie Austin is back at Gnash on Thursday 12th December from 5pm to sign her latest murder mystery set in Devon 'Dead on Dartmoor'. You can also pick up the previous book in the series, 'Dead in Devon' and get it signed too! The Murder Mysteries are set in Ashburton and Dartmoor where Juno Browne ventures into the shady world of antiques dealing and murders she starts her own investigations.

We're also lucky to have author Steve Sterling and his debut book 'My Current Puns', a delightful and humorous book of jokes, cartoons and puns. Over 50 original funny jokes, and 20 original cartoons.

Come and join all of us and your friends for a glass of mulled wine as the whole town of Ashburton stays open late for a Christmas market of unique stalls.

Ticket price of £2.50 admission is redeemable against purchase of either book.

Dec. 8, 2019: Drawing a Story Workshop with Josephine Birch

Design a character, learn story boarding and create your own picture book.

Get Creative and join us to make your own picture book with Children’s illustrator & printmaker Josephine Birch.

Suitable for 8 years plus, and teens.

All paper and drawing materials supplied.

Josephine is an artist and illustrator. She studied at The Royal Drawing School and Cambridge School of Art where she achieved a first class masters in Children’s Book Illustration. Josephine’s first self authored Picture Book 'Selkie' came out this year and was shortlisted for The Stratford Salary Award. She continues to exhibit her prints and drawings world-wide.

July 10, 2019: Dead in Devon Signing Event

Dead in Devon is not a graphic novel but we were so intrigued by this crime thriller set around Ashburton that we asked local author Stephanie Austin to come to Gnash for a signing event.

Stephanie will be here on Wednesday July 10 7.30 to sign her new book and maybe give us a reading too.

Ticket price is redeemable against purchase of the book and there’s a free glass of wine thrown in. So come for a cosy evening talking Death in Devon, crime thrillers and more.

May 4, 2019: Free Comic Book Day 2019

Free comics! Free to come along! plus have fun making mini comics and meet the artists behind the best selling Skyward, Cabalistics and Fight the Power!

All on Saturday 4 May.

Make a mini comic session in the morning with Jessica Bradley (Phoenix Comic, Beano) Drop in session have some creative fun and meet the creator of Tiny Overlord!

In the afternoon there is a drop in session with Dom Reardon artist on “2000AD Cabalistic inc The complete Collection”, John Spelling artist on “Fight the Power “and Lee Garbett artist on “Skyward”. Meet the brilliant creators behind these iconic books plus you can get your copies personally signed!

  • Shop Hours

    Sunday: Closed
    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday: 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Wednesday: 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Thursday: 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Saturday: 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.