An Andy Schmidt Community website

Comic Book art

Posts Tagged “Master Seminar”

Sneak Peek at Kieron Gillen’s Master Seminar: Surviving Work for Hire!

When Image Comics released Phonogram in 2006, its writer Kieron Gillen figured he’d reached the top of his career. He’d be a creator of independent, semi-underground comics, and he would be happy with that. But by 2010, he was writing Uncanny X-Men. The creator-owned series The Wicked + The Divine, which he created with longtime artistic…


Episode #141 of the Comics Experience “Make Comics” Podcast Posted!

A new episode of the Comics Experience Make Comics podcast has been posted! Each episode provides ~15 minutes of advice 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! Subscribe…


Master Seminar: Surviving Work for Hire with Kieron Gillen Live on November 18!

We at Comics Experience are very pleased to announce our next Master Seminar, Surviving Work for Hire, taught by Kieron Gillen! Gillen is the writer behind the beloved creator-owned The Wicked + The Divine (with the series’ co-creator and artist Jamie McKelvie) and bestselling Marvel titles, including Uncanny X-Men, Star Wars: Darth Vader, and Star…


Time Running Out to Enroll in Mark Waid’s Comics Script Writing Seminar!

Time is running out to enroll in our one-day Master Seminar with legendary comic writer Mark Waid! This special course is open to all, and will meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Time on Saturday, March 18. In this seminar, Mark will provide an in-depth look at how he approaches comics script writing…


Get to Know Comics Experience Master Seminar Instructor Mark Waid

Mark Waid has enjoyed one of the comic book industry’s most successful careers, writing for DC, Marvel, and every major independent publisher. His experience and expertise bring the kind of knowledge that would benefit every aspiring comics creator — and now he’s sharing it in a special one-day Comics Script Writing Master Seminar with Comics…


Get to Know Comics Experience Master Seminar Instructor Jim Zub

Jim Zub is a true comics Renaissance man with experience with licensed comics, manga, and creator-owned titles. He has successfully wrangled his own Image Comics titles, Skullkickers and Wayward, into places on many readers’ shelves and landed a seemingly made-for-him job as the writer of the official Dungeons & Dragons comic, published by IDW. In…