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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 #154 – Licensed Properties with Heather Antos

Heather Antos (Star Wars, Deadpool, Gwenpool) talks licensed properties, including storytelling with scheduling, working with a license holder and more.

Episode #153 – Avoiding the Comparison Trap with Jim Gibbons

It’s easy to fall into the comparison trap looking at other people making comics, and Jim Gibbons has thoughts on how to think about your goals and avoid unproductive mindsets.

Episode #152 – Collaboration is Key with Heather Antos

Heather Antos (Unikrn, Marvel) talks about how collaboration is key and comics are a full team effort.

Episode #151 – Skills vs. Experience

Nicole Boose talks Skills Versus Experience when it comes to making comics, as well as goal-defining for your career or project in terms of skills and experience for yourself and collaborators.

Episode #150 – Milestones and Industry Changes

Andy reflects on the comics industry from when he started Comics Experience to present day, as well as talking “What’s next?”

Episode #149 – What’s Next: Continuing Your Education

Andy and Joey talk about ways to continue learning about making comics and your creative growth.