Friends of Thought Bubble

Would you like to support Thought Bubble’s work in the community? Find out more about our Friends of Thought Bubble initiative and how you can help our education and outreach programme below.

As a Friend of Thought Bubble you will be making a vital contribution to our festival – at the heart of which is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to sequential art and storytelling. Now in our second decade, our core values remain strong and each year we push even harder to create a safe, diverse and inclusive environment for everybody.

Outside of our centre-piece convention, and associated signing events around the country, our work in education – with a focus on creative arts and writing – reaches hundreds of adults and young people across Leeds and Bradford. From workshops to book crossings, commissions to exhibitions; our aim is always to inspire, diversify, grow and nurture our local comics community.

As a patron of the festival, your friendship will enable us to continue our educational and outreach programme which includes:

With your help we can continue, and expand, this important work within our community.

Alongside the knowledge that your support is helping us to deliver yet another amazing year of activity, Friends of Thought Bubble will benefit from:

Your goodie bag and convention ticket will be ready for you to collect from the ticket office on Victoria Gardens during the Thought Bubble convention weekend on 23rd-24th September 2017.

If you have any queries about the Friends of Thought Bubble initiative, please email bess@thoughtbubblefestival.com or to set up a donation, please see below – you can select whether to become a Friend for one, two or three years, or set up a custom donation if you’d just like to give a small amount to support our work. For fully-fledged Friends of Thought Bubble, there will be awesome new goodies every year!


Friends of Thought Bubble

To sign up and become a Friend of Thought Bubble, simply select your preferred option, and click on the “Buy Now” button above.




Thought Bubble Festival is a not-for-profit organisation, run by a small team and hundreds of incredible volunteers! If you don’t want to become a fully-fledged Friend of Thought Bubble, but you’d still like to help us continue our work in the community, please donate using the button above. All donations given, large or small, will allow us to run more free educational workshops and events. Thank you so much!