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101: You Can Go Your Own Way with Brianne Drouhard

Brianne Drouhard is a character designer, storyboard artist, and director of animation for Nick, WB, Cartoon Network, and Marvel. She is also the creator the children’s book Billie The Unicorn, the popular web comic Harpy Gee, and the artist of Boom! studios Mega Princess.

100: Don’t Be Afraid To Show Up To Your Own Party with Dean Haspiel

Dean Haspiel is an Emmy award winning artist and cartoonist. Dean has written and drawn comics including The Red Hook, The Fox, Fantastic Four, Spider-Man, and Wonder Woman.

099: Just Make It Because You Love It with Sara Varon

Sara Varon is an illustrator and cartoonist and creator of the graphic novels Bake Sale, Robot Dreams, Sweater Weather and co-creator of the graphic novel Odd Duck.

098: Identity and True Grit with Andres Vera Martinez

Andres Vera Martinez is a cartoonist and illustrator, and co-creator of the graphic novels Babe Ruth: Before They Were Famous and Little White Duck.

097: Finding Inspiration From Within with Robin Ha

Robin Ha is a New York Times best selling cartoonist and illustrator and creator of the book, Cook Korean!: A Comic Book with Recipes.

096: It’s All About The Work with Reilly Brown

Reilly Brown, is a writer and illustrator, he is the co-creator of Power Play and Saint George: Dragon Slayer, and has worked on other titles including Deadpool, LOBO, The Amazing SpiderMan, Slapstick. And is also posting a weekly webcomic Dash Hudson : Tentacles of Trident.

095: Make Comics For Yourself with Faith Erin Hicks

Faith Erin Hicks is an award winning, New York Times best selling cartoonist and creator of the graphic novel trilogy The Nameless City, Friends with Boys, and the webcomic Demonology 101.

094: Make Drawing A Habit with Ellen Lindner

Ellen Lindner is an illustrator and cartoonist, and creator of the graphic novel Undertow, the comic series The Black Feather Falls and the editor of the Strumpet.

093: Movement and Production with Matt Kindt

Matt Kindt is an award winning, New York Times best selling writer and artist of comics including Divinity, Rai, MIND MGMT, Unity, and DEPT. H.

092: Create Your Story First with Kyle Latino

Kyle Latino is a cartoonist and illustrator and creator of the popular and extremely fun web comic The Savage Beard of SHE DWARF.

091: Separating Yourself From Your Work with Tyler Crook

Tyler Crook is an award winning illustrator, who has illustrated and co-created titles including, BPRD: Hell On Earth, Petrograd, Witchfinder and Harrow County.

090: Ideas Have A Life Span with Johnny Ryan

A Motivational Minute with Johnny Ryan. Back in episode 026 of the show I got the chance to chat with creator of Prison Pit and Angry Youth Comix, Johnny Ryan. Our conversation was far different than I thought it would be, incredibly inspiring, motivational, and dare I say… heartfelt. We got to the topic of weaknesses and if Johnny had any, this is what he said. Go to comicsmanifest.com/026 for the full episode.

089: Don’t Be Afraid To Ask with Katie Cook

Katie Cook is an illustrator and cartoonist. She is the creator of the popular webcomic GRONK: A Monster’s Story, writer for My Little Pony Friendship is Magic, and also the illustrator of the children’s book OBI-123 a sequel to her first star wars children’s book ABC-3PO.

088: Creating An Anthology with Steven Andrews

Steven Andrews is a writer and the lead editor of the Toronto Comics Anthology. A Kickstarter for volume 4 of the anthology is live now.

087: Life As An Open Minded Skeptic with Tini Howard

Tini Howard is a comic book writer and winner of the Top Cow Talent Search. She has written comics including The Skeptics, Power Rangers Pink, and Magdalena.