Wednesday, September 19, 2018

From Instagram: September 19, 2018 at 05:48PM


A little Maia watercolor cool down to celebrate the new Amazon Academy webcomic. #comics #hamburger #drawing #eating
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

From Instagram: September 18, 2018 at 07:59AM


This week is the 50th anniversary of Zond 5, the Soviet mission that sent two tortoises into lunar orbit (they came back safely). Happy Zond 5 day, and you can find more stories like this in Science Comics: Rockets!
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Saturday, September 15, 2018

From Instagram: September 15, 2018 at 03:30PM


Pat the friendly stag beetle compost farmer. Another art drop hidden in the stacks of @rochesterhillspl during their Comic Fest. #comics #boulderandfleet #stagbeetle #drawing #watercolor
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From Instagram: September 15, 2018 at 02:19PM


Ship’s Cook Maggie has fresh baked bread. Another art drop at @rochesterhillspl Comic Fest. Find it and it’s yours. #comics #maggie #watercolor #drawing
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From Instagram: September 15, 2018 at 12:39PM


Making nonfiction mini comics at Rochester Hills Comic Fest. #comics
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From Instagram: September 15, 2018 at 11:06AM


Pickles and Taft art drop during @rochesterhillspl Comics Fest. Anne and I are leading a free comics workshop at Noon today! #comics #boulderandfleet #drawings #watercolor
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Friday, September 14, 2018

LIA Cast 247 - Principles for Helpful Marketing (Brain Trust)


Brain trust is a new format idea for the podcast where either Rob or Jerzy presents something they’ve been working on and get feedback from the other host and anyone in the live chat who wishes to join in. In this episode Rob shares some ideas about marketing principles he’s hoping will help with both reaching out to new customers and with continuing to serve existing customers. In the brain trust Jerzy and Rob will react to and critique the marketing principles and you’re invited to join in!
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Monday, September 10, 2018

From Instagram: September 10, 2018 at 05:42PM


Little background stuff like this is one of the really fun parts of making comics. #workinprogress #comics #illustration #drawing #amazonacademycomic
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Thursday, September 6, 2018

LIA Cast 246 - Minicomic Preflight Checklist


Minicomics are a favorite topic on the Lean Into Art Cast. As Jerzy and Rob have expressed in many episodes, they’re a great format for testing out new ideas or proving to yourself that you can ship a project. But even though the format is small and intended to be low risk, how do you know if your story or project is ready to begin? This time Jerzy and Rob share some of the signals they look for in a project to know whether or not it’s ready to draw.
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