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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 #138 – Finding an Intellectual Property Lawyer

How do you find an intellectual property lawyer, and what questions do you ask when you find one?

Episode #137 – Budgeting: Making a Collaborative Deal

Part 3 of the budget discussion mini series: making a collaborative deal for you and your creative collaborators.

Episode #136 – Budgeting: Creative Budget

In part 2 of their budgeting series, Andy and Joey talk about creative budgets: what are you paying the creative and production team. Planning for your project/per page.

Episode #135 – Budgeting: Setting a Personal Project Budget

In the first of three budgeting episodes, Andy and Joey talk setting a personal budget for a creator-owned project.

Episode #134 – Promoting your Work for Hire with Paul Allor

Paul Allor talks about how a creator can promote work for hire work on social media and with retailers.

Episode #133 – Pros and Cons of Getting an Agent

This episode talks about the pros and cons of getting an agent, as well as a look at Comics Experience panels at C2E2.