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Kickstarting Your Comic: A Comics Experience Micro-Course

There is nothing more rewarding than seeing the notification that your project has been funded and that you’ve been given the greenlight to go ahead and move forward with your dream. However, there is also nothing quite as daunting as running a Kickstarter campaign in the first place.

Learn firsthand exactly what it takes to run a successfully crowdfunded Kickstarter campaign—specifically emphasizing those projects in the Comics category—from Heather Antos, the editor behind Marvel comic hits like Star Wars: Doctor Aphra and Gwenpool, who Kickstarted her comics career on the “Creators First” platform.


New in 2018, Comics Experience Micro-Courses are affordable, single-session classes focusing on targeted practical skills for comics creators. Future sessions include:

Working with a Literary Comics Publisher by Calista Brill

Calista Brill, Editorial Director of First Second Publishing, will engage with participants in a discussion about literary graphic novel publishing. Bring your questions!

Five Tips on Comics Production by Marco Della Verde

Comics letterer, designer, and production artist Marco Della Verde reviews his Top Five Tips on getting your comics through the production stage, into print, and in readers’ hands without a hitch.

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Micro-courses are offered at the affordable cost of $9.95!

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WHEN: Friday, November 9, 2018 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

WHERE: Live, online – you can participate from anywhere!

HOW: Reserve your spot for just $9.95 using our PayPal button!


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