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A bunch of cartoonists are working and hanging out live now. Super neat!

May 3, 2013 by  
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#comics   #hangoutsonair   Reshared post from +Kasey Van Hise Kasey Van Hise is hanging out with 4 people right now in a live Hangout On Air! #hangoutsonair Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

Talking with Sumo's Thien Pham on today's Comics Are Great! live show

March 6, 2013 by  
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Talking with Sumo's Thien Pham on today's Comics Are Great! live show Join us live at 12:30pm ET at http://comicsaregreat.tv +thien pham is the author behind Sumo, a new graphic novel that explores the poetic affordances of comics storytelling. Today at 12:30 pm ET I'll be talking with him on the +Comics Are Great! show about the […]

Spongebob Comics and Why You Should Podcast on Comics Are Great! today

January 23, 2013 by  
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Talking with Gregg Schigiel, the artist on the Spongebob Squarepants comics, writer of X-Babies, and host of the Stuff Said podcast on the Comics Are Great! show, streamed live out of the Ann Arbor District Library. Join us at http://comicsaregreat.tv for the live stream, and participate in the #cag IRC here: http://webchat.freenode.net/ #comics   #podcast   […]

He-Man vs Heavy Metal

January 11, 2013 by  
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Last night I appeared as a contestant on +Ryan Estrada's new game show, Asking For Trouble. It's a quiz show where the topics are tailored to the expertise of the contestants, only the topic titles misdirect to the other contestant's field of expertise! So in this first show, the topics were He-Man and the Masters […]

On-Air Hangout with Raina Telgemeier, talking kidlit, comics, and DRAMA!

December 12, 2012 by  
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Join us at 12:30 pm ET today for a discussion with New York Times bestselling author +Raina Telgemeier on writing for pre-teens, creating compelling heroines, and how an author captures the humor and sweetness of life's troubles to create a story that both kids and adults love. I'll also be joined by teen co-host Cassie, who […]

Reflecting on 2012, Planning for 2013 with an On-Air Hangout!

December 11, 2012 by  
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The +Lean Into Art Cast returns for another on-air hangout tonight at 9:15 pm ET right here on Google Plus and at http://comicsaregreat.tv. How does one reflect on a year's work in a useful and meaningful way? What thinking strategies might we use to identifying our goals for the next year? How can we organize ourselves […]

What can we learn from Manga?

November 13, 2012 by  
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We're joined by our second-ever guest on the +Lean Into Art Cast for a talk about what makes the medium of manga so unique, and what we in the west can learn from it. +Kasey Van Hise walks us through the ways manga artists establish pacing, explore the expressive potential of character design, and challenge the way […]

How we record the G+ Hangout audio for the +Lean Into Art Cast

November 5, 2012 by  
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How we record the G+ Hangout audio for the +Lean Into Art Cast This screencast from Chris Prillo's website (http://chris.pirillo.com/how-to-take-live-skype-calls/) walks you through how to use Audio Hijack Pro and Soundflower to take live Skype calls during screencasts, but the setup is exactly how we re-route audio for the Lean Into Art Cast to get a […]

Scary Comics on +Comics Are Great! On Air Hangout today at 12:30pm ET

October 31, 2012 by  
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Scary Comics on +Comics Are Great! On Air Hangout today at 12:30pm ET Join us for a Halloween-themed discussion on our favorite scary comics during the Comics Are Great! live cast today at 12:30 pm ET. I'll be joined by +Jon David Guerra, +Paul Storrie, and +David S. Carter to discuss what makes a scary story and […]