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!)
At New York Comic Con 2016, Comics Experience founder Andy Schmidt presented a panel, led a family workshop, and hosted a Creators Workshop meet-up!
On Friday, October 7, Andy and writer/Comics Experience alum Paul Allor conducted a panel titled “Breaking Into Comics.” The discussion walked attendees through the process of creating, publishing, and distributing their work.
On Saturday, October 8, Andy conducted “Let’s Make a Comic: Parents & Kids Together Time.” This workshop led participants of all ages through activities that helped them create their own comics.
And on Saturday night, members of the Comics Experience Creators Workshop had an opportunity to meet in person for a casual meet-up. Check out pictures of the event here!
Thanks to everyone who attended these events – we hope you enjoyed! If you couldn’t make it, we hope to see you at a future convention, or in our courses or Creators Workshop!
Correction: A previous draft of this post mistakenly identified Phillip K Johnson as Joseph Phillip Illidge. Our apologies to both! The caption has been corrected.
If you want to make comics, write, draw, letter, and color comics, or improve as a comics creator, you’ll find like-minded friends and colleagues in our online workshops and courses. We hope to see you there!
Gutter Magic, the first miniseries from the Comics Experience and IDW publishing agreement to crack the top 300 monthly comics, will be available as a trade paperback collecting all four issues on July 27! Written by Creators Workshop alumnus Rich Douek, drawn by Brett Barkley, colored by Jules Rivera, and lettered by Nic J. Shaw […]
This past January, Rich Douek’s Gutter Magic hit the top 300 comics of the month – the first title of the Comics Experience and IDW partnership to achieve such an honor! He is accompanied by Brett Barkley on art, Jules Rivera on colors, and fellow Creators Workshopper Nic J. Shaw on letters, and the series […]
Our warmest congratulations to Comics Experience alum Rich Douek! Gutter Magic #1 — written by Rich with art by Brett Barkley, color by Jules Rivera, and letters by Nic Shaw — is set to debut in comic book stores on January 20, 2016. Make sure you get your preorders in and show your support for the […]