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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #64

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Chris: I’m in a weird spot… lately, I have had some VERY successful conventions but every time I do a convention, I feel burnt out and have a hard time getting back into “comic strip mode”. I would like to find time to actually create […]

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Alliance Chat 15

Welcome to the Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! In this podcast, we’re chatting about launch or development of a comic, since I have stated that I’ll be relaunching 1977 in February. Essentially the 5 Things we’d do differently when it comes to launching a new comic.

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #63

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Drezz– Continued Patronage vs. Crowdfunding Projects – now that alternative methods for funding comics are popping up, what do you feel works better long term for artists – short-term, large funding on a per project basis, or smaller, continued funds over a longer period of […]

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Alliance Chat 14

Welcome to the Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! In this podcast, we’re chatting about running a successful Kickstarter with Tom Dell’Aringa of the webcomic Marooned as well as our own Robin Dempsey.

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #62

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn:  I have a tax accountant in the family who has told me not to bother with an LLC or small business status until I’m earning enough to think about quitting my dayjob. I don’t charge taxes, or earn enough yet that the IRS would […]

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Alliance Chat 12

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we’re chatting about supporting an event or artist even if […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #61

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Drezz– Giving your Comic the George Lucas treatment: re-writing what YOU feel is bad material into something stronger. Does that hurt or hinder your comic? Also – turfing the old stuff and moving forward with the new stuff as canon. Robin– How to hype: When […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #60

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn – Any ideas on how to prepare a portfolio including comics & illustration for an agent. Drezz – Submitting your work to publishers vs. getting an agent with more connections to work for you. Pros vs. Cons? Robin – Artist insecurity. How does it manifest for you […]

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Alliance Chat 11

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Byron gives a C2E2 wrap-up of […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #59

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: WE all take on AWESOME CONVENTIONS!!  We highlight the recent “Awesome Con” and then we talk about the highlights of our past conventions.  Plus, it’s all Arnold all podcast and then Robin transforms into a Cylon at the very end.  It’s total chaos.

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #58

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Byron: What to do at a convention when the artist next to you is more well known and (in your mind) WAY better than you? Robin: I’d like to give more presentations to kids at schools and libraries. Who do I contact? What do I […]

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Alliance Chat 10

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: I am at a crossroads: I’ve […]

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Alliance Chat 9

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Listener issue: I have a long […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #57

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn: FB pages: unless you’re going to empty your pockets to get the people who liked your page to actually SEE your posts, is it worth it to have one anymore? Should we just start promoting on our own profile pages and leave it at […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #56 After The Show

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Our regularly scheduled podcast was blown up by our recording software, so in its placed we offer you this conversation we had at the end of a podcast recently.  We often have a lot of discussions once we “finish” the podcast and we’re still recording.  […]

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Alliance Chat 8

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Listener issue: Hi, I’m a writer/artist […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #55

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Dawn:  Lets discuss ratings for an all-ages comic. It’s my #1 question at a con- “what ages is this for?” I want to imply that Z&F isn’t JUST for kids- most tend to think it’s kids only and aren’t considering it for themselves. Is it […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #54

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Drezz:  Other sources of generating income in relation to your site – instead of slogging it out just drawing comics, do you attempt to create a business that centers around a product and have the comic as an additional draw Robin:  Persona & the dangers […]

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Alliance Chat 7

The Alliance Chat: where no topic has gone before! Welcome to the Alliance Chat! This podcast will be about various topics in not only the comic industry, but nearly anything that effects creators of all types. And sometimes just plain old life issues. In this podcast, we chat about: Holidays and your comics.  Do you […]

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Webcomic Workshop Podcast #53

Solving Webcomic Issues We All Face. This podcast we discuss: Chris:  Okay, I have occasionally put REAL people in my comic strip. If you do that on a regular basis and something happens to that person in real life – let’s say something negative happens to that person in real life (a car accident, a […]