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Make Comics Podcast

The Comics Experience Make Comics podcast provides ~15 minutes of advice per episode on all aspects of creating comics and breaking in to the industry.

Join Comics Experience founder and former Marvel and IDW Editor Andy Schmidt and his co-host Joey Groah as they discuss making comics! (Also, big thanks to the co-host of the first 50 episodes, iFanboy's Josh Flanagan!)

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Episode #83 – Making Comics During the Holidays

Andy and Joey talk about making the most of making comics during the holidays, including planning time to *not* make comics.

Episode #82 – Why Kickstart a Comic with Gannon Beck

Gannon Beck (Space Corps) joins Andy and Joey for a discussion about why Kickstart a comic, and some Kickstarter basics.

Episode #81 – Leading the Eye Around a Page

Leading the eye around a page – how do you design a page where a reader can easily follow the flow and action? What are some considerations with realistic deadlines and experience levels?

Episode #80 – Becoming an Editor with Nicole Boose

Editor Nicole Boose (Marvel, Millarworld), talks about becoming an editor, job duties, and advice on getting started.

Episode #79 – NYCC Wrap Up, Getting Stuck

The topics are NYCC booth and personal goals wrap up; and a question about getting your foot in the door in one job, and then getting stuck in a job and role that’s not your end goal.

Episode #78 – Submitting to a Talent Contest with Kenny Porter and Devon Wong

Recent Top Cow Talent Hunt winners Kenny Porter and Devon Wong talk about their reasons for submitting to an open submissions contest, their approach to their submissions, and balancing work/life with their comics careers.