Interviews

SPOTLIGHT: Owen Heitmann

Name: Owen Heitmann Town/State: Adelaide, South Australia Website/Blog: facebook.com/owen.heitmann facebook.com/AmplifiedPress Title/Publisher Various What comics formats do you work in? I first published comic strips in a local community newsletter, then began contributing to other people’s comic books before publishing my own, which I followed up with my first webcomic. Later …

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Universe Gun: kickstarter and mini-tour

Interview by Anthony N. Castle Universe Gun started life as a webcomic in 2013, the creation of writer/physicist/programmer Dr Mike 2000. Universe Gun is a love letter to the superhero comics of the 70s and 80s with a hefty dose of futurism, physics, programming and politics. Dr Mike recently launched …

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SPOTLIGHT: Georgina Chadderton

Name: Georgina Chadderton Town/State: Adelaide Website/Blog: www.georgerexcomic.com Title/Publisher: Harry Potter and My Childhood Obsession / Self-published ADL—> MEL / Self-published Alright Ghost Fans / Self-published My Time In The Gong / Self-published Come To My Show / Self-published Let’s Roll / Self-published Poster Girls/Cheating Fate (2-in-1 flip-book with Owen Heitmann) …

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INTERVIEW: Comics Mastermind, Gary Clark

Multi-award winning cartoonist Gary Clark talks about his daily comic strip Swamp, which has been syndicated across Australia and Europe since the 1980s. In this masterclass he will dissect 12 hand picked comic strips – panel by panel – from a 35 strip serial he produced as an experiment in …

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INTERVIEW: Alisha Jade and the Banksia Project

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Interview by Anthony N. Castle The Banksia Project has worked in conjunction with Supanova Pop Culture Expo to showcase female comic creators at conventions here in Australia and is now transitioning to a mentoring program. Six recipients will be chosen for coaching and feedback in a year-long skills development program. …

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