The iFanboy.com Comic Book Podcast is a weekly talk show all about the best new current comic book releases. Lifelong friends, Conor Kilpatrick and Josh Flanagan talk about what they loved and (sometimes) hated in the current weekly books, from publishers like Marvel, DC, Image Comics, Dark Horse Comics, BOOM! Studios, IDW, Aftershock, Valiant, and more. The aim is to have a fun time, some laughs, but to also really understand what makes comic books work and what doesn’t, and trying to under ...
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Louise Kirby is a designer and illustrator based in Dundee. She was also part of the Maggies Penguin Trail with her creation, the Provincial Penguin. It carries her signature style that has a very handcrafted aesthetic. We chat about how she has developed this and how it has come from a very hands-on creative process. I found her focus on 'play' very liberating and interesting. I can definitely relate this to aspects of my process but I wouldn't have thought of it as play, probably something more boring like idea development. Knowing when to stop playing is a really key skill and giving yourself perspective can help massively. It also helps if you have other people around to use as a sounding board. Louise also talks about how she struggles to explain exactly what she does when speaking to people. It's extremely difficult and becoming a theme of the podcast. It's very difficult to find that line between being vague and succinct vs long-winded and accurate. Wasps Open Studio Weekend, 27th & 28th October - https://www.facebook.com/events/318122228937769/ Louise Kirby website – www.louisekirby.com Louise Kirby Etsy Online Shop - https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/LouiseKirbyShop Facebook - www.facebook.com/LouiseKirbyDesign Twitter - www.twitter.com/KirbyRecipes Instagram - www.instagram.com/kirbyrecipes Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/in/louise-kirby-63315011/ Good podcast for social media - https://meandorla.co.uk Premier Vision Paris - https://www.premierevision.com/en/presentation/the-shows/designs/ Pedestrian crossing - http://www.dundeecityofdesign.com/cebraton-sees-cities-walk-tall/