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Tag Archives: Alisha Jade

Reviews: Fly the Colour Fantastica and Vowels

By Ben Kooyman Pictures and word balloons go together like bacon and eggs. But sometimes it’s nice to hold the pork and go full egg, and likewise there’s a certain pleasure to be derived from a well-executed, purely visual story like Louie Joyce’s Footsteps (our review) or Jen Breach and …

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Banksia Project: interview with Alisha Jade

[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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Upcoming Event: Graphic 2016

By Ben Kooyman Last week we published an interview with Jordan Verzar, co-curator with Ben Marshall of Graphic, Sydney Opera House’s yearly Festival of Visual Storytelling, Animation and Music. In our conversation Jordan alluded to some of the Australian creators and works, both comics and mixed media, under the spotlight …

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Starrytellers Interview: Alisha Jade

Interview with Alisha Jade by Amy Maynard The Australian Comics Journal has been celebrating the excellent anthology Starrytellers with creator profiles over the last week. Before today’s interview with the affable Alisha, check out the project’s Kickstarter campaign, with great stories and great prizes from a great bunch of gals. Now, rest …

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Starryteller anthology Kickstarts

Starrytellers is a new comics anthology created by 11 Australian women, featuring 10 short stories inspired by the beauty and wonder of the stars above… Each artist interprets the theme in their own way, creating a collection of stories that explore adventure, mythology, history, science-fiction and the super-cute. Starrytellers features …

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Australian Comics Journal radio spot; August

Fly the Colour Fantastica and womeninauscomics.com featured on Radio Adelaide’s Arts Breakfast program last August, along with a brief discussion on the pros and cons of ‘comic book guy’ from The Simpsons… Anthony N. Castle reviews comic anthology Fly the Colour Fantastica and discusses Alisha Jade’s womeninauscomics initiative with Catherine …

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Alisha Jade’s Mini Comics Workshops

Alisha Jade (minicomics powerhouse and creator of the great Aussie comic, Seven) is running a series of workshops on minicomics across January. Alisha is running the events to help foster creativity and community locally in Brisbane. All workshops are free and will cover from the very basics to practical activities, …

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Big Arse Comics Launch #3: the comics

The Melbourne comics community is hosting its third annual Big Arse Book Launch. This year they will be launching fifteen (15) new works created by authors from around Australia and New Zealand. Here's the run-down...

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