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Have You Ordered Your Lunita Yet? Lunita Stars in #2!

Official Press Release Hola amigos! This December 2013 Lunita will be waiting for you on the shelves of your local store. That is IF you order it before Cutoff Date is next October 25, 2013!!! For what reason you shouldn’t miss that important date? AMIGO gives you 5: Drugs, witches, D.E.A. agents, kittens.

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The Airy Tales by Olga Volozova

All of the Sparkplug Comic Books titles I’ve gotten so far have been wonderful. The Portland-based publisher has clearly established itself as a home for oddball stories and imaginative styles. One of Sparkplug’s most stunning books is The Airy Tales by Olga Volozova (published in 2008). Make no mistake: Volozova’s collection of tales would be a […]

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Time Management: 3 Tools to Get You Started

Time management is one of those skills everyone knows they need. For me, it’s a lot like eating healthy and exercising. Every few months I get buried in overdue work and deadlines. “From now on,” I say to myself, “I’m keeping a planner! I’m waking up at 5am every morning and drawing non-stop till noon. […]

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Outside the Comfort Zone: Alternatives to San Diego Comic Con

One of the best things to have happened for Indie Creators in the past few decades has been the exponential growth of the comic convention industry. There are the big ones (in North America) such as San Diego Comic Con, New York Comic Con, C2E2 etc. Say what you will about them; fact remains that […]

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Small Cons: Big rewards for Indie Creators

When it comes to conventions, San Diego Comic Con – the Comic Con – is the big dream for most comic creators. The chance to get your portfolio in front of editors, sell to hardcore comic fans and rub elbows with comic professionals. However, the fees can be daunting for an Indie Comic creator just […]

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DIY Comics According to Sheika Lugtu

This weekend, OMGcow will be spreading cow-print all over Long Beach Comic Expo 2012. If you’re a comic fan, you’re probably entrenched in the culture. You read comics and have walked into a comic book shop at least once. You’ve dressed up or cosplayed as your favorite character; and you’ve been to or at least […]

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Free Comic Book Day: A Crash Course in Mini-Comics!

Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day; a Christmas in May for comics fans. Originally coordinated to boost comic book orders and sales, Indie Comic creators can (and should!) take this opportunity to get their work in front of potential fans. Outside of comics conventions, there will few times that large numbers of people actively seek […]

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