Special Edition Podcast

Make Comics #50 – Now What?

Show Notes

What now? Suppose you’re working hard at making comics, and you finally get published. What do you do next? Josh Flanagan and Andy Schmidt talk about how to conduct yourself as a comic book pro and try to help with the kinds of decisions a new creator can make. Getting into the party is hard, but that’s just the start.

Running Time: 00:32:46

now what

Take note! The Make Comics Podcast has moved to its own feed, which you can subscribe to in iTunes, or here manually.

Andy Schmidt 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 there are plenty of classes available in all the disciplines of comic book creation from writing to drawing to coloring to lettering.

Got a question for the podcast? Send it to info@comicsexperience.com and put “MAKE COMICS PODCAST” in the subject line!

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  1. So sad to see this go but I’d like to thank you guys for doing these 50 episodes. You have definitely helped me to start thinking the right way towards comics and have invigorated my goals.

    Thanks guys!!!

  2. Wile I am not a hopeful comics professional, I really enjoyed this podcast and appreciate the work you both put into it. Sorry to see Josh have to step aside and I wish the best of luck to Andy with the new version.