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

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Hello and welcome to the 35th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is a discussion of Appropriation in comics, writing, and art. Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony & Olivia are your hosts this episode with special guest Matthew Parker.

Mentions in the podcast:
http://www.salon.com/2014/03/04/why_i_cant_stand_white_belly_dancers/
http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/03/in-praise-of-polyglot-culture-and-multicultural-belly-dancing/284290/
http://www.okayafrica.com/news/nigerian-comic-startup-spotlights-kickass-female-superheroes/
http://www.thecomicrepublic.com/
http://www.saintforrent.com
http://oi.thecomicseries.com/
http://dishonoronyourcow.com/
http://border-ks.com


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 - http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com &
http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com

Olivia Wylie - http://parmeshen.webcomic.ws/

Direct download: episode_35_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:35pm MDT
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Like the audio? Watch the video! Check out our YouTube Page http://www.youtube.com/TheTradePodcast

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

Questions or Comments?
Email us: thetradecomicpodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 34th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is a discussion of Fan Art, Comic Conventions and their changes that are influencing the current scene in comics. Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony & Jake are your hosts this episode.

Mentions in the podcast:
http://dirtyoldladies.tumblr.com/
http://fairuse.standford.edu
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKBsTUjd910

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 - http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com &
http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com

Direct download: episode_34_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:17pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

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Email us: thetradecomicpodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 33rd episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an awesome interview with Nameless PCs creator and all around badass Wesley Hall http://www.namelesspcs.com . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony & Dave are your hosts this episode.

Recommendations:
Melony- http://www.skillshare.com

Dave- http://www.cgcookie.com

Wesley- http://www.taptastic.com &
Cartooning: Philosophy & Practice by Ivan Burnetti http://smile.amazon.com/dp/0300170998
 

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 - http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com &
http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com


If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_33_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:23am MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

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Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 31st & 32nd episodes of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is a double interview! First up is Episode 31 a hangout with Kelly Bastow aka Moose Kleenex of http://moosekleenex.tumblr.com. Episode 32 is an interview with the fabulous Abaddon of Kill Six Billion Demons at http://killsixbilliondemons.com . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony is your solo host in Episode 31 while Jamie & Melony team up to host in Episode 32.

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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardthttp://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com


If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_31_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:52am MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

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Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 30th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is a double interview with Erick McGee of http://www.thebluenecks.com and Olivia Wylie of http://www.parmeshen.webcomic.ws . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony is your solo host this episode due to comic con season being in full swing. Apologies guys as the internet wasn't being out friend when we recorded this episode, so there are frequent breaks in the audio and video. And frequent storms cut the power often enough to make the podcast late! Sorry!

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:

Olivia - Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1596438134
Jackie Musto: http://kayandp.thecomicseries.com/

Erick - Scott DeWitt: http://www.fanboys-online.com/
Garfield by Jim Davis http://smile.amazon.com/dp/0345464559
Family Guy (TV Series)

Melony - Skillshare: http://skl.sh/1fpW4lZ
Zombies Calling by Faith Erin Hicks http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1593620799


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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardthttp://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com


If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_30_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 6:07pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

Questions or Comments?
Email us: thetradecomicpodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 29th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an interview with general awesome person & comic's creator Lea Seidman Hernandez http://www.divalea.com . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony and Jimmy are your hosts this episode. Apologies guys, the internet wasn't being out friend when we recorded this episode. So there are frequent breaks in the audio and video.

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:

Lea - On Writing by Stephen King
http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1439156816 ;
Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
http://smile.amazon.com/dp/0385480016 ;
How to Write a Book Proposal by Michael Larsen http://smile.amazon.com/dp/158297702X
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Netflix

Melony - Locke & Key by Hill & Rodriguez
http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1631401394
Clockwork Angels By Lea Hernandez
 http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1582400830


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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardthttp://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

Jimmy Steen - http://drawncloser.com


If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_29_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 6:25pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

Questions or Comments?
Email us: thetradecomicpodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 28th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an interview with writer, voice actor and general awesome person Frank Gibson. Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony and Jamie are your hosts this episode.

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:

Frank - NonNonBa by Shigeru Mizuki http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1770460721

Melony - Jem and the Holograms http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00V3SUKS0
Capture Creatures http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00P8QD8MS
Giant Days http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00UKDZFF2

Jamie - Harvey Beaks http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00VAME9WC

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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardthttp://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com


If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_28_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:18pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

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Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 27th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an interview with comics creators and general awesome person Jimmy Steen http://www.drawncloser.com . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues. Apologies guys, this episode ran a little longer than normal so I had to compress it down.

Melony and Jamie are your hosts this episode.

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:

Jimmy - Bug Martini http://www.bugmartini.com

Melony - Robin and Cat http://robinandcat.tumblr.com
Sarah's Scribbles http://www.gocomics.com/sarahs-scribbles
Usagi Yojimbo http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00NC0WCVU

Jamie - Wicked Chicken Queen http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00L92KH3S
Eyelash Out http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00RCGVQD0
Sarah Graley http://sarahgraley.com/

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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_27_new.zip
Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:54pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

Questions or Comments?
Email us: thetradecomicpodcast@gmail.com
Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 26th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an interview with comics creators and general awesome person Kelly Bastow http://www.kellybastow.com  http://moosekleenex.tumblr.com . Comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony, Robert and Jamie Dee Galey are your hosts this episode.

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:
Kelly's List -
Space Pyrates - http://spacepyrates.com
Metalbeard - http://metalbeard-saga.tumblr.com
Capture Creatures - http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00PV0BYVI

Jamie's List -
Stray - http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1632290995
Glitch City Games - http://www.glitchcity.org/
Graphic Artists Guild's Handbook: Pricing and Ethical Guidelines -
http://smile.amazon.com/dp/0932102166
Help Us Great Warrior! - http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00T6N6ISU
http://buttpoems.tumblr.com

Robert's List -
George R R Martin - http://smile.amazon.com/George-R.-R.-Martin/e/B000APIGH4/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_21?qid=1425229042&sr=8-21

Melony's List -
Kill Six Billion Demons - http://killsixbilliondemons.com
Aaron Alexovich Sketchbook Don't Sleep - http://heartshapedskull.bigcartel.com/product/art-book
Sharknife Volume 1 - http://smile.amazon.com/dp/B00KDMZGRM
My Little Pony Friendship is Magic Omnibus Volume 1 -
http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1631401408
Kamisama Kiss Volume 1-3 - http://smile.amazon.com/dp/1421536382


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 -

http://ornamentalcomic.com & http://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com, http://chanceofdoom.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com

If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_26_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:52pm MDT
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Rated for Adults as we do talk like drunken sailors at times.

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Twitter: @tradecomicpodcst

Hello and welcome to the 25th episode of The Trade, Making Comics for the Web & Print. This month's talk is an interview with comics creators of Wolfhands Justin Heggs & Nick Johnson at http://www.wolfhandscomic.ca . Toilet stacks, comics nonsense, tips, tricks and general silliness ensues.

Melony, Dave and Jamie Dee Galey are your hosts this episode. Robert & Carrie are going on a few month hiatus, so we may not hear from them for a bit.

Recommendations for Inspiration and Fun:
Justin's List -
Corto Maltese: Under the Sign of Capricorn http://www.idwpublishing.com/product/corto-maltese-under-the-sign-of-capricorn/
Street Angel http://amzn.com/1935233297
Five Ghosts TP Volume 1 http://amzn.com/1607067900
Ant-Man http://amzn.com/B00ARKCQ3W

Nick's List -
Zero https://imagecomics.com/comics/series/zero
God Hates Astronauts http://amzn.com/1607068087
Saga http://amzn.com/1607066017
Casanova http://amzn.com/1632151618

Jamie's List -
The Humans http://amzn.com/1632152592
Gotham Academy http://amzn.com/1401254721
Squirrel Girl  http://amzn.com/0785197028

Dave's List -
Wearing the Cape http://amzn.com/1463539657
Confessions of a D-List Supervillian (novel) http://amzn.com/1461084741
Please Don't Tell My Parents I Blew Up the Moon http://amzn.com/1620078163

Melony's List -
Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleen (book) http://amzn.com/0761169253
The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil http://amzn.com/1250050391
The Boxtrolls (movie) http://amzn.com/B00HLTDARS


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 - http://ornamentalcomic.comhttp://steamandnonsense.tumblr.com (blog)

Carrie Potter - http://www.junipercomic.com

Jamie Dee Galey - http://jamiedeegaley.com

Dave Barrack - http://www.grrlpowercomic.com

Jake Richmond - http://www.modestmedusa.com

Robert Tritthardt - http://writheandshine.com & http://chanceofdoom.com
If you like the audio, don't forget to check out our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTradePodcast

Direct download: episode_25_new.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 11:27am MDT
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