Special Edition Podcast
Josh Flanagan is back with Andy Schmidt to bring you a weekly dose of advice on breaking into and making comics!
This week, the discussion centers around feedback, and how you get it. One of the hardest things about making comics on your own is finding valuable feedback on how you’re doing. Not everyone has an editor to watch for mistakes, both big and small, as well as to point out things you’re doing right. Good feedback is invaluable to comic book creators, or anyone doing creative work. We’ll talk about what “good” feedback means, and how to get it.
Andy is the founder of the online comic book school Comics Experience, as well as a former editor at Marvel Comics and IDW Publishing. Josh Flanagan has been working on iFanboy.com, talking, reviewing, and thinking about comics for over a decade, as well as writing and creating some of his own.
If you’re interested in going further, you can check out Comics Experience, where they offer live, online courses in writing, drawing, coloring, and lettering comics, as well as a workshop community, where creators can interact with and get feedback from other creators.
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