Comic Podcast with a bunch of beginners & intermediates. Published on the 1st of every month.

Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

Hello and welcome to the 21st episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk entails a discussion on what everyone is doing and getting to the heart of the matter. Why make comics?

Robert, Carrie and Melony are your hosts this episode and talk about their current progress, a drawing prompt for October also known as Inktober, and ask the big question of WHY.

If you have any questions, comments, interviews you would like us to do don't hesitate to ask! Either down in the comments below, on our twitter page , or email us at

For the original Inktober drawing prompt check out this page:

For Melony's Inktober drawing prompt list and reblogs of Inktober links check out, don't forget to hashtag your posts on Tumblr, Facebook, Ello, or Twitter #InktoberTradepodcast so we can reblog your work.

So come get a glimpse into the lives of a bunch of beginners and see how they mess it all up along the way. Our hosts are as follows:

Melony Chitwood - (comics blog)

Carrie Potter -

Dave Barrack -

Jake Richmond -

Robert Tritthardt &

Pierre Oat -


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Direct download: episode_21_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:26am MDT