Elida Maiques is a cartoonist, illustrator and filmmaker originally from Spain, based in Dublin until her departure in 2012. She is a member of the Tinderbox Network, a Dublin-based not-for-profit creative group. Several of Elida's comics are bilingually functional, with separate hand-lettered text in both English and Spanish.
Her comics work is often small-run limited edition comics and handmade books. Her main vehicle for these "Slow", a series of fold-out (to A3) full-colour minicomics containg assorted shorter strips.