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Tight Pencils is a podcast about drawing, the creative process, and other junk. Hosted by Kevin Budnik

Tight Pencils is a podcast about drawing, the creative process, and other junk. Hosted by Kevin Budnik
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Tight Pencils is a podcast about drawing, the creative process, and other junk. Hosted by Kevin Budnik

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English


Episodes

Goombo HAS Been Found (with Sara Goetter)

9/24/2018
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Sara Goetter is the author of the webcomic Boozle and co-author of Dungeon Critters (coming in 2020 from First Second). Sara joins Kevin to talk about frogs, Goombas, and Bowsette. Sara's website: http://sgoetter.com/about/ Hell Yell Comics on itch.io https://hellyellcomics.itch.io/ Bowsette: An Introduction - Petrana Radulovic (Polygon.com) https://www.deviantart.com/allthestuffilike94/art/Princess-Peach-Goomba-203588159

Duration:00:34:09

"Fiaca" (with Paloma Hernando)

8/25/2018
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Paloma Hernando is half of the Dandelion Wine Collective. Kevin and Paloma talk about children's movies, staying connected online, discord, AIM, and FlameCon Paloma's website https://www.palomahernando.com/ Dandelion Wine Collective on Twitter @soolagna_ebooks Marge Simpson Anime

Duration:00:48:19

Episode Seventy-Nine: Leigh Luna

6/13/2018
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Leigh Luna is a cartoonist, colorist, writer, background painter, and product designer living in Los Angeles Leigh's website: http://leighlunacomics.com/ Read Cursed Forever, Leigh's weekly diary comic: https://www.gocomics.com/cursed-forever

Duration:00:42:21

Episode Seventy-Eight: Sunmi

5/23/2018
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Sunmi is a cartoonist living in Baltimore, currently visiting Chicago for the TRANSIT artist residency program. Kevin and Sunmi talk about community-building and comics culture. http://sunmiflowers.com/

Duration:00:47:58

Episode Seventy-Seven: Nick Drnaso

4/18/2018
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Nick Drnaso joins Kevin to talk about his new book Sabrina, and his relationship with the inward and outward facing aspects of being a working cartoonist If you're in Chicago on May 24th, come to the book release event and pick up a copy of Sabrina at Quimby's Bookstore, 1854 W North Ave. 7pm

Duration:00:36:39

Episode Seventy-Six: Kate Sheridan

3/31/2018
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Kate Sheridan joins Kevin to talk about the intersecting worlds of comics and roleplaying games Kate's website: http://katesheridanart.com/

Duration:00:33:57

Episode Seventy-Five: Rayne Klar

2/25/2018
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Rayne Klar joins Kevin for a conversation about setting deadlines and queer/non-binary representation Rayne's website: http://rayne-klar.squarespace.com/

Duration:00:49:24

Episode Seventy-Four: Liz Bolduc

2/8/2018
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Liz Bolduc joins Kevin to talk about the therapeutic nature of journal comics Liz's website

Duration:00:46:12

Episode Seventy-Two: Vreni Stollberger

1/7/2018
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Vreni Stollberger joins Kevin to talk about online argument anxiety and friendship Vreni's website What does your favorite Sailor Moon Character Say About Your Romantic Inner Life - POMEmag The Nib

Duration:00:47:56

Mini-Episode Seven: Best of 2017

12/27/2017
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You & A Bike & A Road by Eleanor Davis, from Koyama Press - Eleanor's 2016 diary from a cross country bike trip, amazing meditations on the humanity and the scale of life My Brother's Husband Volume 1 by Gengoroh Tagame, from Pantheon. Grief, loss, cultural differences, and family By Monday I'll Be Floating in the Hudson With the Other Garbage by Laura Lannes, from 2dcloud. Unflinching yet delicate autobio. Laura's comics convey more complexity than most Rule Break by Anna Syvertsson, from...

Duration:00:23:10

Episode Seventy-One: Iasmin Omar Ata

12/21/2017
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Iasmin Omar Ata joins Kevin to talk about Mis(h)adra, the dystopian world of the trivia app HQ, and fandoms Isamin's website Iasmin Omar Ata is a Middle Eastern / Muslim / epileptic comics artist, game designer, and illustrator who creates art about coping with illness, understanding identity, dismantling oppressive structures, and Arab-Islamic futurism. best of 2017s So Pretty Very Rotten - An Nguyen and Jane Mai Pashmina - Nidi Chanani La Raza - edited by Fat Fajardo and Pablo Castro...

Duration:00:51:24

Episode Seventy: Eric Kostiuk Williams

11/28/2017
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Eric Kostiuk Williams is a cartoonist based in Toronto. His books babybel wax bodysuit and condo heartbreak disco are out now from Retrofit and Koyama Press, respectively Eric joins Kevin to talk a little about working from home, online persona's, the comics, zines, and drag community Eric's Website Buy Eric's comics

Duration:00:42:06

Episode Sixty-Nine: Laura Lannes

11/15/2017
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Laura Lannes joins Kevin to talk about art school and autobio comics Follow Laura on Twitter Laura's website 2dcloud

Duration:00:45:25

Episode Sixty-Eight: Kat Fajardo

10/29/2017
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Kat Fajardo is a grant-winning comic artist and illustrator based in NYC. In this episode, Kat joins Kevin to compare entrances into comics and talk about the importance of community and zines show notes: la raza anthology school of the visual arts columbia college chicago printers resource (chiprc) cartoon crossroads columbus (cxc) bandida the first rule of punk

Duration:00:42:22

Episode Sixty-Seven: Annie Mok

10/10/2017
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Annie Mok joins Kevin to talk a little bit about new york comic com, superhero comics, propaganda, emotion in comics, and movies Annie's Website Annie's Gumroad

Duration:00:29:16

Episode Sixty-Six: Sarah Graley

9/26/2017
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Sarah Graley (Our Super Adventure, Kim Reaper, Rick and Morty Lil' Poopy Superstar) joins Kevin to talk about convention travel and internet comments Sarah's website

Duration:00:40:31

Episode Sixty-Five: Lucie Ebrey

9/12/2017
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Lucie and Kevin compare notes on diary comics and learning as you go Lucie's Website Lucie on Patreon

Duration:00:40:02

Episode Sixty-Four: Tom and Sara McHenry

9/3/2017
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Tom and Sara McHenry join Kevin to talk about Twin Peaks, creating casts of characters, humor, a personal internet histories. Support Tom and Sara on Patreon Find their comics and zines on Etsy and Gumroad Show notes Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Twin Peaks: The Return Joe McAdam's Analog Twitter The Andy Griffith Show

Duration:01:31:11

Episode Sixty-Three: Michael Sweater

8/23/2017
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Micael Sweater joins Kevin to talk about embarking on large projects and the negative influences of social media on art. Michael's Website Show Notes: Benji Nate Silver Sprocket Locust Moon Rob Woods Frank Santoro grid Fundamentals The Oatmeal Adam Ellis - guy who draws the same comics over and over for Buzzfeed Ctrl+Alt+Del

Duration:00:28:41

Episode Sixty-Two: John-Charles Holmes

7/25/2017
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John-Charles Holmes joins Kevin to talk about writing fun characters and personality driven comics John-Charles' website read Spookydate notes: Oreo Os Waffle Crisp American Elf

Duration:00:35:01