Super Pulp Science

Super Pulp Science

By GMB Chomichuk
A weekly podcast in which creative professionals G.M.B Chomichuk and Justin Currie (Chasing Artwork) explore the ingredients that go into a life working in their studio making art, writing stories and making graphic novels. Interviews with other industry newcomers and professionals compare and contrast different approaches and philosophies of living a creative life.
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121. The Gift of Story
Gregory welcomes Niigaan Sinclair back to the podcast to talk about This Place: 150 Years Retold, which just won the Manitoba Book Awards' Book of the Year for 2020. They then delve into a deep discussion about story creation and ownership. Pick up your copy of This Place: 150 Years Retold at https://www.portageandmainpress.com/product/this-place/ Transition clips are from The Neverending Story (1984) - https://youtu.be/UeFni9dOv7c Follow the gang on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Niigaanwewidam https://twitter.com/gmbchomichuk https://twitter.com/chasingartwork GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://www.chasingartwork.com Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:06:35
June 17, 2020
120. Good Robots Glow Blue
Gregory finally works out a way to get his creative fix, while Justin "gears up" for the Dragon Nanny Kickstarter.  Sign up for the Dragon Nanny e-newsletter to receive important updates on the book's Kickstarter campaign: https://www.chasingartwork.com/dragon-nanny Transition clips are from Interstellar (2014) - https://youtu.be/clEaI8fqcPk Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://www.chasingartwork.com Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
48:47
June 9, 2020
119. Remix of a bunch of stuff I used to do
Gregory finally finds his creative groove during lockdown, while Justin has a bad experience with an audio book.  Sign up for the Dragon Nanny e-newsletter to receive important updates on the book's Kickstarter campaign: https://www.chasingartwork.com/dragon-nanny  Transition clips are from Hearts in Atlantis (2001) - https://youtu.be/l8yfW7LHYbk Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://www.chasingartwork.com Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:10
June 3, 2020
118. Creativity Is My Drug
Gregory's creative productivity hits a low point and he's going through withdrawal, while Justin couldn't be riding higher! The Chasing Artwork Big Cartel store is closing, and everything must go! https://chasingartwork.bigcartel.com/ Transition clips are from From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) - https://youtu.be/jNuIn4T-CLk Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
47:14
May 21, 2020
117. The Danger of Nostalgia
Gregory, Justin and Dan discuss movie and video game remakes. Is there such a thing as a good remake, and if so how does one accomplish it? The Chasing Artwork Big Cartel store is closing, and everything must go! https://chasingartwork.bigcartel.com/ Transition clips are from The Omega Man (1971) - https://youtu.be/bWB6Ufh4O98  Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
48:47
May 12, 2020
116. A Forgery of Your Own Painting
Gregory tells Dan about a sordid state of affairs in which he was asked to re-create one of his own paintings, Justin talks about an online plagiarism "false accuser" and all three reminisce about Saturday Morning Cartoons. The Automatic Age is available wherever you buy books: https://www.greatplains.mb.ca/product/the-automatic-age/ Transition clips are from The Jetsons (1962) - https://youtu.be/tTq6Tofmo7E Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:00:38
May 5, 2020
115. A Book Has a Long Life
Justin picked up his copy of The Automatic Age (at a safe social distance!) and so he tells Gregory what he thinks of the book.  The Automatic Age is available wherever books are sold, or at https://www.greatplains.mb.ca/product/the-automatic-age/ Transition clips are from Chopping Mall (1986) - https://youtu.be/yzVoN6SD9cQ Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:01:54
April 28, 2020
114. Can You Hear Me?
The crew loses its captain during this episode of Super Pulp Science, and all they can do is talk about video games and Swamp Thing. The Automatic Age is available anywhere books are sold: shorturl.at/puIO3 Transition clips are from Frequency (2000) - https://youtu.be/H_FK6JZr4lc Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:27
April 21, 2020
113. The Heart of the Story
Gregory and Justin welcome acclaimed children's book author Anita Daher to their virtual studio space to talk about her career and process as a writer, actor, and party clown.  Anita's new novel, You Don't Have to Die in the End, is available for online ordering at McNally Robinson Booksellers: shorturl.at/osCZ4  Transition clips are from IT (1990) - https://youtu.be/m5JO8wtNnzQ Follow the gang on Twitter: https://twitter.com/anitadaher https://twitter.com/gmbchomichuk https://twitter.com/chasingartwork GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:12
April 14, 2020
112. Literally Join the Fight
Gregory begins working on a story about his favourite Marvel superhero, while Justin is "banned" from DeviantArt. Transition clips are from Daredevil (2003) - https://youtu.be/Y6p_3s0d9TI Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
50:49
April 6, 2020
111. The King's Metal
Gregory, Justin and Producer Dan fight the monotony of quarantine with some good old fashioned story breaking. Transition clips are from Ralph Bakshi's Lord of the Rings (1978): https://youtu.be/qnIhJwhBeqY  Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:50
March 31, 2020
110. Social Distancing
Gregory, Justin, and Producer Dan are all social distancing from the comfort of their homes, but that's not going to stop them from podcasting! They talk about how COVID-19 has affected their convention circuit, marvel at the incredibly successful Starlight Kickstarter that Justin was a part of, and try to figure out what they're going to do with all this down time.   Transition clips are from Outbreak (1995) - https://youtu.be/AgZ5goJibn0  Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:12
March 23, 2020
109. A World of Overlapping Deadlines
Justin is excited about a new tabletop game Kickstarter project he's involved with, while Gregory experiences the stress of finishing two books at the same time.  Check out the Kickstarter for Starlight, featuring original Chasing Artwork illustrations: shorturl.at/uESX6 Transition clips are from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - https://youtu.be/7L8p7_SLzvU Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
51:16
March 17, 2020
108. Intent Matters
Justin returns from C2E2 with no obvious coronavirus symptoms, Gregory has an interesting TV pitch meeting, and in between they discuss (with Producer Dan) the idea of method vs. result. Does it matter how art is created, as long as it looks cool? The Automatic Age launches April 15th at McNally Robinson in Winnipeg: https://bit.ly/3cIHyqi Transition clips are from Gattaca (1997): https://youtu.be/BpzVFdDeWyo Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:21
March 9, 2020
107. Oh Yeah, Conventions Are Fun!
It's a mixed bag of content on this week's episode, from airport dinosaurs to collector culture, Gregory, Justin and Producer Dan talk about it all.  The Automatic Age is available fore preorder now: https://www.greatplains.mb.ca/product/the-automatic-age/  Transition clips are from The Collector (1965) - https://youtu.be/NiFYFP5mJ0o  Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:05
March 3, 2020
106. A Goatee is Not a Beard
Documentary filmmaker Michael Sanders returns to the podcast to talk about the modern era of professional criticism and managing his audience's expectations.  Check out Men With Beards, streaming on Amazon Prime and other platforms: https://youtu.be/kGt1ujQugE8  Transition clips are from various beard references in television and film. Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk/ https://www.instagram.com/msandersphoto/ https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur/ GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
57:21
February 24, 2020
105. Angry About the Fish in the Pond
Gregory vents his frustrations about repetitive interview questions, while Justin and Dan talk him down. Check out the Chasing Artwork and GMB Chomichuk booths at Ai-kon's Winterfest, January 22 at the RBC Convention Centre: http://ai-kon.org Transition clips are from Interview With the Vampire - https://youtu.be/sCmYN6TLd8A Follow the gang on Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk  https://www.instagram.com/chasingartwork  https://www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:00
February 18, 2020
104. I Like Krampus
Author/editor/publisher/artist/comic creator Samantha Beiko returns to the podcast to tell Gregory and Justin what she's been up to lo these many months. (Hint: it may just be writing and illustrating and incredibly popular web comic about a scary Christmas demon.) Transition clips are from Grimm: 12 Days of Krampus - https://youtu.be/BHFKscSvwGc  Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork https://www.instagram.com/samantha_smash GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
47:52
February 11, 2020
103. Something From Nothing
3D digital artist Will Liddle returns to the podcast to talk about a new project he's working on with Gregory and Justin. Plus, Justin regales us with Chapter 3 of the Stolen Art Saga. Check out the Untitled Game Animation Tutorial: https://www.meetup.com/Winnipeg-Digital-Art-Group Transition clips are from various Star Trek replicator scenes: https://youtu.be/Ix0iTvjaBnQ Follow the gang on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/willliddle www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
55:00
February 3, 2020
102. The Machine Gears Turning
Justin gets a visit from the police, and Gregory talks about going to a recent film & TV conference.  See G.M.B. Chomichuk as the University of Winnipeg's 2020 Writer-in-Residence: http://bit.ly/2GtHj3y Transition clips are from Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984): https://youtu.be/HOwWfns4qqw Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur G.M.B. Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
43:44
January 27, 2020
101. My Thought Chamber
Justin celebrates the beginning of 2020 by going to the dentist, Gregory talks about his New Year's resolution, and Dan finishes uploading the podcast back catalogue to Anchor.  Check out Love Song, a short film written by G.M.B. Chomichuk and directed by Michael Sanders, screening at the Winnipeg Film Group on January 31, 2020: http://bit.ly/38obe9e Transition clips are from The Little Shop of Horrors (1960) - https://youtu.be/tY2KCl79Do8 Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:59
January 20, 2020
100. One Hundred Episodes!
It's the 100th episode of Super Pulp Science! To celebrate, Gregory, Justin and Dan answer listener-submitted questions about making comics.  Come see Gregory and Justin at the Polar Comic Con, happening December 30, 2019, at the Zoo Lights Festival in Assiniboine Park: http://bit.ly/2Paj67j Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:22:01
December 18, 2019
99. If they hate the books, that's fine too.
Dr. Jonathan Ball returns to the podcast to continue to teach Gregory how to write the wrong way. Check out The National Gallery, strange missives from the poet laureate of Hell: https://www.jonathanball.com/product/thenationalgallery/ Transition clips are from American Splendor (2003) - https://youtu.be/APpxQm7sH5k Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/jonathanballcom GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
37:46
December 10, 2019
98. Banking the Gumption
It's a wide-ranging discussion on today's episode of Super Pulp Science, from secret projects to social media behaviour to elevator conversations, it's all part of how we present ourselves to the world. Leave us a message/question for our 100th episode! https://anchor.fm/gmb-chomichuk/message Transition clips are from the Ducktales (1987) - https://youtu.be/p1I2HqXIMRo  (Except the one from South park) - https://youtu.be/_t5aG9XEQgs Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:44
December 2, 2019
97. Day One Work
Winterpeg and Toba creator Matthew Dyck joins Gregory, Justin & Dan to talk about how he joined the fight and made comics.  Issue #2 of Comrad Comics launches Dec. 6 at Bearface General Store. More info here: https://www.instagram.com/comradcomics/ Transition clips are from The Truman Show (1998) - https://youtu.be/dlnmQbPGuls  Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:17
November 25, 2019
96. Thieves of Joy
Gregory shares his experiences working with ChiZine Publications, amid that publisher's very public collapse. Transition clips are from Ghostbusters (1984) - https://youtu.be/6hDkhw5Wkas Leave a message with your question or comment for our 100th episode: https://anchor.fm/gmb-chomichuk/message Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartworkx www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:06:46
November 18, 2019
95. Suddenly, Computers!
Gregory & Justin welcome groundbreaking writer/colourist Lovern Kindzierski onto to the podcast to tell the story of how he changed the face of how comic books were coloured, allowing hime to work with the industry's most notable names.  Check out Lovern's latest work, the Shame Trilogy: https://renegadeartsentertainment.com/product/shame-hope Transition clips are from Re-Animator (1985) - https://youtu.be/w_bWa9vkF_w  Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork https://www.instagram.com/lovernkindz  GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:05:33
November 13, 2019
94. Just Add Puppies
Producer Dan joins Gregory & Justin on the podcast to talk about the successful FanQuest Halloween Ball. This evolves into a discussion about Sports Fandom vs. Other Fandom which proves to be quite interesting. GMB Chomichuk's latest graphic novel The Good Boys is available for pre-order from Portage and Main Press: http://bit.ly/2NDy97F Transition clips are from Rollerball (1975): https://youtu.be/aVUxK1mNups Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartworkx www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:16
November 4, 2019
93. Meaningful Struggle
Edreen Cielos returns to the podcast to speak with Gregory and Justin about his ongoing efforts to make art for a living.  Check out Edreen's new clothing line, Cloudead Apparel: https://www.instagram.com/cloudeadapparel Transition clips are from the ST:TNG episode "Darmok" - https://youtu.be/3-wzr74d7TI Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork https://www.instagram.com/drencielos GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:50
October 29, 2019
92. Always Reply (or: How to Follow Up after a Big Con)
The FanQuest Halloween Ball is happening Saturday, October 26th. Tickets available at https://fanquest.yapsody.com  Transition clips are from Firefly: https://youtu.be/mEx6UpiIKM4  Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartworkx www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:37
October 23, 2019
91. Hey You! (NYCC Recap)
Gregory and Justin return from the Big Apple full of stories about the busiest comic con of the year, obscure magic shops, and aggressive strangers following one down the street. McNally Robinson Booksellers is having a mini comic con event on Saturday, October 19 from 1 - 5 pm: https://www.mcnallyrobinson.com/winnipeg-events Transition clips are from Escape From New York: https://youtu.be/PYYZFcvQfRg Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:55
October 15, 2019
90. Weird Baby Art
Gregory welcomes Calgary artist Shea Proulx to the podcast via Skype to talk about how she accidentally fell into the world of making comics. Shea’s latest work, Alice at Naptime, is available here: http://bit.ly/31WnFGn Transition clips are from I Am Mother: https://youtu.be/N5BKctcZxrM Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/sheaproulx www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
48:02
October 7, 2019
89. Our Heart Grew Three Sizes That Day
Gregory and Justin return from a successful road trip to Saskatoon and Edmonton. They discuss their comic book shop appearances, the changing face of conventions, and Gregory’s new gig as the University of Winnipeg’s Writer-in-Residence. The FanQuest Halloween Ball is happening October 26, 2019. Tickets and info at http://www.fanquestcon.com Transition clips are from the Master of Horror, Stephen King: https://youtu.be/cC2XtwMN88g Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:27
September 29, 2019
88. The Three Page Curse
The creative team behind the new indie comic Curb Angels joins Gregory and Justin to discuss their four-year process for making a comic: what they learned, what they'd do differently, and why it won't take them another four years to make the next one. Meet all the guests AND Gregory at the Curb Angels Book Launch October 22nd: bit.ly/2lWeSUD Transition clips are from Wasp Woman (1996) - youtu.be/kXWvGJsPC_g youtu.be/dgC9Q0uhX70 Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:04:04
September 23, 2019
87. The Things That Don't Work
Working Artist Cori Jaye returns for her three-peat appearance on the podcast to talk about how her failures have helped make her successful as an artist. You can check out Cori Jaye's work at www.corijaye.com Transition clips are from Batman (1989) - youtu.be/dgC9Q0uhX70 Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:52
September 16, 2019
86. It's the Singer, Not the Song
Gregory, Justin and Producer Dan talk about how it's okay to be derivative in your work, as long as you create something new in the process. Pick up Gear and Sea at the Saskatoon or Edmonton Expos, or at faeryinkpress.com Transition clips are from Starcrash (1979) - youtu.be/pzfuNSpP0RA Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur GMB Chomichuk’s online store https://gmbchomichuk.bigcartel.com Chasing Artwork’s online store: https://society6.com/prints/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
50:19
September 9, 2019
85. You're Not Big, But You're Small
Gregory & Justin discuss some new lessons they've learned at recent cons and revisit what one should do when just starting out as a convention artist. Plus, Gregory gets signed to a five-book (not comics)deal. Transition clips are from Future World (1976) - bit.ly/2Z9Hexz Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:19
August 13, 2019
84. Fail Upwards
Acclaimed artist and graphic novelist Nicholas Burns joins Gregory and Justin to talk about his storied career of making comics, storyboarding films, and creating art. Check out 'Place Into Being' by Robert Pasternak: amzn.to/2KLzUhE Transition clips for this episode from Eye of the Beast (2007) - youtu.be/zIVQ36k2mRc Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/nicholasburnsart Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:41
August 13, 2019
83. Plant Fiction (or how 'Dead Head' was made)
Gregory, Justin and Dan story break a sci-fi tale about a poor plant creature stranded on a planetoid. It's a future film franchise in the works! Visit the Chasing Artwork booth at Fan Expo Canada: www.fanexpocanada.com Transition clips are from Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) - youtu.be/d96cjJhvlMA Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
27:10
August 6, 2019
82. First Idea, Worst Idea
A conversation about sketchbooks turns into one about the evolution of ideas, and how one avoids flat out copying their inspirations. Visit the Chasing Artwork booth at Fan Expo Canada: www.fanexpocanada.com Transition clips are from Jaws (1975) - youtu.be/U1fu_sA7XhE Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
48:09
July 30, 2019
81. Free Lanyards! (SDCC 2019 recap)
Gregory and Justin regale Producer Dan with their adventures from San Diego Comic Con. A great time and lanyards were had by all. Visit Gregory and Justin at Fan Expo Canada: www.fanexpocanada.com Transition clips for this episode are from Galaxy Quest (1999)- youtu.be/B34jbC43XzA Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
56:07
July 23, 2019
80. Greens vs. Reds (or How 'Green Thumb' was made)
It's another story breaking episode featuring Dr. Jonathan Ball. He leads Gregory and Justin on a wild tale of a gardner gone wrong. Check out the Poet Laureate of Hell: www.jonathanball.com/product/thenationalgallery/ Transition clips for this episode are from Little Shop of Horrors (1986): youtu.be/jFENSU8CmZk Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/jonathanballcom/ Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
28:07
July 16, 2019
79. Ted the Shield Tester
Producer Dan is inspired by the previous episode to pitch a story idea to Gregory and Justin. An interesting conversation about the origin of ideas and alternate history ensues. Visit Booth 1303 at San Diego Comic Con or follow Justin & Gregory's Comic Con adventures on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Transition clips from this episode are from Sliders (1995): youtu.be/vxSfV20pQro Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
47:40
July 9, 2019
78. Listen Twice As Much As You Speak
University professor, newspaper columnist, and comic book creator Niigaan Sinclair stops by the podcast to talk about the representation of indigenous peoples in comic books. Pick up This Place at www.highwaterpress.com Transition clips from this episode are from: Atlantic Rim (2013) - youtu.be/pDCzYY0bjbc Predator (1987) - youtu.be/-QJhqQjuckA The Expanse (2018) - youtu.be/K7HexX3Oxso Cowboys & Aliens (2011) - youtu.be/I21bX4cEhRM The Gifted (2017) - youtu.be/AfCE46CyazA Follow everyone on Twitter: twitter.com/niigaanwewidam twitter.com/gmbchomichuk twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
56:58
July 2, 2019
77. Always Use the Whole Word
Producer Dan sits down with Gregory & Justin to debrief on FanQuest 2019: the Good, the Bad, and the Otherwise. Pick up Gear and Sea at www.faeryinkpress.com Transition clips for this episode are from R.O.T.O.R. (1988): youtu.be/YZgDQKkHbtY Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:02
June 25, 2019
76. You Always Deserve To Die
Dr. Jonathan Ball re-joins Gregory & Justin on the podcast to discus the rules and intricacies of writing horror fiction. Check out The National Gallery here: bit.ly/2X3rxXB Transition clips for this episode are from The Lawnmower Man (1992): youtu.be/zzwPuJklv4w Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/jonathanballcom/ Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
56:20
June 18, 2019
75. Deep and Shallow
Producer Dan pops on the podcast as Justin breaks down his experience at Denver Pop Culture Con. Then Gregory debates the over-commercialization of art via merchandise. And they all reminisce about the good-ol' Blockbuster Video days. Gear and Sea launches at McNally Robinson in Winnipeg on June 22nd as part of FanQuest 2019: bit.ly/31y2Z7Q Transition clips for this episode are from Stranger Things(2016): youtu.be/YEG3bmU_WaI Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:31
June 11, 2019
74. The Heel Pivot
Artist Matt Kehler joins Gregory and Justin to talk about his career as a working artist, and all the highs and lows that come with it. FanQuest 2019 happens June 22 & 23 in Winnipeg. Tickets at fanquest.yapsody.com Transition clips for this episode are from Silent Running (1972): youtu.be/R-OBV49gvmk Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/samantha_smash Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
56:09
June 4, 2019
73. The Amount of Life You Spend (PechaKucha 37)
Gregory, Justin and Samantha all perform at PechaKucha, a unique public speaking format in which they present 20 slides for 20 seconds each. Go see the next PechaKucha night in Winnipeg: www.facebook.com/events/422394611909117/ Transition clips for this episode are from Logan's Run (1976)-youtu.be/USADM5Gk9Gs Upcoming shows: June 7: "This Place" Launch @ McNally Robinson: bit.ly/2Erglcj June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/samantha_smash Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
24:20
May 27, 2019
72. The Last Time You Did Something for the First Time
Gregory and Dan debrief after Red Earth's ten day run at Prairie Theatre Exchange in Winnipeg. A must-listen if you've seen the show. Spoilers. Come meet Clare C. Marshall, author of "Gear and Sea" at FanQuest, June 22 & 23 in Winnipeg: www.fanquestcon.com Transition clips for this episode are from The Black Hole (1979)-youtu.be/hKYFa9FHEU4 Upcoming shows: May 26: Montreal YA Fest: www.mtlyafest.com June 7: "This Place" Launch @ McNally Robinson: bit.ly/2Erglcj June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:07
May 20, 2019
71. As We Know It
It's another Story Breaking episode! Gregory and Justin welcome computer software specialist Ian back to the podcast to spin a tale about Artificial Intelligence taking over the Earth...kind of. Gear & Sea is available for sale at chasingartwork.bigcartel.com Transition clips for this episode are from Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) - youtu.be/rNoHdt36C7o Upcoming shows: May 26: Montreal YA Fest: www.mtlyafest.com June 7: "This Place" Launch @ McNally Robinson: bit.ly/2Erglcj June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
39:36
May 13, 2019
70. The History You Decide
Gregory prepares for opening night of Red Earth, Justin postmortems the Calgary and Regina shows, and Dan gives a lesson in media relations. Red Earth is a One Trunk Theatre production. Get your tickets here: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3907027 Transition clips for this episode are from Time Bandits (1981) - youtu.be/jWrhCRIizgM Upcoming shows: May 8-18: Red Earth - theatreprojectsmanitoba.ca/shows/red-earth/ May 10-12: Ottawa Comic Con - ottawacomiccon.com June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:17
May 6, 2019
69. Airwolf
Gregory and Justin open the first shipment of Gear and Sea, live on the podcast. They also discuss the cancellation of Winnipeg's largest convention, and the intricacies of a popular '80s TV show. Gear and Sea is available now: chasingartwork.bigcartel.com Transition clips for this episode are from Airwolf (1984): youtu.be/wv4n50yu2Hw Upcoming shows: May 4-5: Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo - regina.saskexpo.com June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
42:02
April 30, 2019
68. The Balance Between Chaos and Order
Justin's sparring partner Ian joins the podcast to talk about how he maintains an excellent work/life balance...and about how he gave Justin a black eye. Red Earth is a One Trunk Theatre production. Get your tickets here: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3907027 Transition clips for this episode are from Bruce Lee on the Pierre Berton Show (1971) - youtu.be/nzQWYHHqvIw Upcoming shows: April 25-28: Calgary Comics & Entertainment Expo - www.calgaryexpo.com May 4-5: Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo - regina.saskexpo.com June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:13
April 23, 2019
67. Business Hats On
So much to talk about this week: Red Earth, Gear and Sea, Calgary Expo, FanQuest, and cannabis dispensary robberies? Transition clips for this episode are from the Greatest American Hero (1981) - youtu.be/Yb4C7vSByMM Upcoming shows: April 25-28: Calgary Comics & Entertainment Expo - www.calgaryexpo.com May 4-5: Saskatchewan Entertainment Expo - regina.saskexpo.com June 22-23: FanQuest 2019 - www.fanquestcon.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/danvadeboncoeur Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
42:10
April 15, 2019
66. Fairly Unreachable
It's been more than three weeks since Gregory, Justin & Samantha gathered at the secret studio lair to record an episode of Super Pulp Science. So what happened? Well, they were busy. They run through everything they've done over the past month and more in their triumphant return to podcastdom. Pre-order Gear and Sea now! chasingartwork.bigcartel.com Transition clips for this episode are from The Day of the Triffids (1962) - youtu.be/QXOikSqJ83k Samantha, Justin and Gregory will all be at Calgary Expo, April 25-28: www.calgaryexpo.com/ Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/samantha_smash/ Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley66. Fairly Unreachable
51:24
April 8, 2019
65. Future Me Will Worry About That
Gregory relates his experiences from FanExpo Vancouver 2019 and talks about making lemonade from lemons (and sugar!) Justin prepares for Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle. In honor of the late, great John Candy, transition clips for this episode are from Spaceballs (1987) - youtu.be/kGIM_yNzeUo Upcoming shows: Justin - Emerald City Comic Con: www.emeraldcitycomiccon.com Gregory - Toronto Comic Con: www.comicontoronto.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/fanquestcon Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:04
March 11, 2019
64. Now You're the Expert
Gregory, Justin & Dan talk about the start of another con season, about speaking in public, and about collaborating with others (specifically "Gear And Sea", the first novel set in the Silent Guardians Universe, available for pre-order later this month!) Transition clips for this episode are from Ghost In The Shell (1995) - www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvBVDibOrgs Pick up Justin's new Chasing Artwork Art Book: chasingartwork.bigcartel.com Follow the gang on Instagram: www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/fanquestcon Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
47:42
March 4, 2019
63. Here I Am, I'm Great!
Samantha, Justin and Gregory talke about their social media strategies: what works, what doesn't, and what they want to do differently going forward. Transition clips for this episode are from They Live (1988) - www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwtJy7hOUdw See what all the fuss is about, follow the gang on Instagram! www.instagram.com/samantha_smash www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
43:57
February 25, 2019
62. Everything's a Circle
Samantha and Justin discuss the upcoming novel "Gear and Sea" by Clare C. Marshall, the first such book set in the "Cassie and Tonk-iverse" as it were. Gregory is not around, but if you listen closely, you can almost hear him podcasting from Calgary. See Samantha, Gregory and Justin all present at PechaKucha 37: bit.ly/2DjkGwL Transition clips in this episode are from The Iron Giant (1999) - youtu.be/PW-RHrX7Fnc?t=1 Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
37:40
February 18, 2019
61. The Nonsense You Say As Advice
Producer Dan joins Gregory and Justin for a wide-ranging discussion about working for yourself vs. The Man, Harry Potter, and taking the plunge into full-time artistry. Come watch Gregory, Justin and Samantha all present at PechaKucha 37, February 20th at the Park Theatre: bit.ly/2DjkGwL Transition clips in this episode are from The Twilight Zone: A Stop at Willoughby - youtu.be/FSPM7-MAuVI Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:41
February 11, 2019
60. Red Earth: The Thought Bubble
The team behind the new stage production Red Earth (Andraea Sartison, Rick Chase & Kristian Jordan) joins Gregory and Justin to talk about how they are literally bringing a graphic novel to the stage. Get your tickets to Red Earth here: bit.ly/2D63Gde Transition clips in this episode are from The Angry Red Planet (1959) -youtu.be/cBAJEczBaHY Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
48:10
February 4, 2019
59. The Hokey Pokey Dance
Drake Tsui returns to the podcast to talk to Gregory and Justin about time management. What is a "work vacation" to people who don't work a 9-5 job? Transition clips for this episode are from The Last Starfighter (1984): youtu.be/AJRmY9VXf1g Drake, Gregory and Justin will all be at Winterfest on February 23! Go to ai-kon.org for more info. Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
40:51
January 28, 2019
58. Breaking Story (or How 'Heirlock' Was Made)
Gregory, Justin and Samantha "break story", or brainstorm ideas for two new genre fiction stories. Transition clips for this episode are from Slither(2006): youtu.be/SI0BcgVdSWg Learn how to get your story published from the hosts of Super Pulp Science: www.facebook.com/events/378951359549094/ Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:21
January 21, 2019
57. Just Trust It
Gregory talks about the play he's writing and producing, Justin talks about Marvel and about animating Gundams, and Producer Dan gives a "state of the podcast" report. Learn directly from Gregory & Justin at the "From Pitch to Published" workshop on January 26th. Email chasingartwork@gmail.com for more information. Transition clips for this episode are from Disturbing Behavior(1998): youtu.be/ipcvwwIoEHo Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
44:37
January 14, 2019
56. Nobody Wants You to Write
Gregory visits Dr. Jonathan Ball's University of Winnipeg class to talk about making up stuff and writing it down. Transition clips for this episode are from The Faculty (1998): youtu.be/BNWvtfCdBcA Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:10:37
January 7, 2019
55. Little Brain Poots
Samantha joins Gregory & Justin to talk about those "ah ha!" moments of inspiration as an artist and author. Transition clips for this episode are from the Hilarious House of Frightenstein: youtu.be/poW0OJGT9C4 Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
26:27
December 31, 2018
54. Jumping on the Bandwagon
Producer Dan joins Gregory and Justin for a discussion about chasing popular trends. Should one create fan art for a popular movie just because it's popular? Transition clips for this episode are from Spider-Man (1967) - youtu.be/9Hpng8xOvhw Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:58
December 24, 2018
53. The House Fire Inside
Gregory, Justin and Samantha talk about how busy they all are during their so-called "down time." Check out "Krampus Is My Boyfriend", a new web comic from S.M. Beiko: krampusismyboyfriend.com Transition clips for this episode are from Suspiria (1977)- youtu.be/5Y0EEqtWrJI Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
44:22
December 17, 2018
52. This Is What You're Looking For
Scott A. Ford returns to the secret studio lair to talk about his last few very busy Ark Land-filled months, and about his new weekly comic in The Manitoban, Boreal. Check our Boreal at www.themanitoban.com or pick up a hard copy at a newsstand near you. Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
43:54
December 10, 2018
51. Everything's a Miracle
The incredibly talented Cori Jaye returns to the secret studio lair to share more secrets of becoming a successful full time artist. Support Cori Jaye on Patreon: www.patreon.com/corijaye Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:00:31
December 3, 2018
50. #NaNoWriMo
Samantha & Gregory tell Producer Dan all about their #NaNoWriMo (that's National Novel Writing Month) projects: what their stories are about and how close they are to the 50,000 word goal with three days to go (spoiler alert: Sam kicks Greg's butt!) Come to the Pop Up First Fridays Art Market and meet Gregory, Samantha, Justin and many more talented Winnipeg artists: bit.ly/2P5MMzl Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
27:38
November 26, 2018
49. Fool's Gold (or Terrible People Giving Each Other Advice)
Honey Dill (the comic, not the sauce) creator Ryan Harby joins Gregory & Justin to talk about his rise to Internet fame, becoming a full-time artist, and managing his social media presence in today's fan-fueled Internet culture. Producers Note: the audio is a tad overmodulated at the beginning, but improves after a few minutes. Get all things Honey Dill (except the sauce): www.iamhoneydill.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
55:47
November 20, 2018
48. The Life of Drake
Drake Tsui (a.k.a. Quirkilicious) stops by the studio to talk to Gregory & Justin about his 900-page manga opus Sin, his incredibly busy con schedule, and his inability to relax while on vacation. Check out Drake's work here: www.quirkilicious.art Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:17
November 13, 2018
47. Labour Has Its Own Value
Writer/editors Adam Petrash and Darren Ridgley join Gregory & Justin to talk about their new short story collection Parallel Prairies, a made-in-Manitoba anthology of speculative fiction. Parallel Prairies is available wherever books are sold: amzn.to/2RwdySS Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:55
November 6, 2018
46. Not a Straight Path
Gregory & Justin welcome Clare C. Marshall, author of YA sci-fi, fantasy, and horror novels to the podcast. They talk about their very circuitous paths to professional creativity, and about how creating art for a living is no easy feat. Clare also announces her new novel, which is set in the Cassie and Tonk Universe! Check out the rest of Clare's work at www.faeryinkpress.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:02:40
October 30, 2018
45. Enter the Crunch
Sam finishes her book, Justin finishes his con season, and Gregory finishes BABYMETAL, but they all must enter the Crunch to get it done. Come to the Central Canada Comic Con to celebrate Gregory & Justin's 10 year anniversary as convention artists! For more info, go to www.c4winnipeg.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:44
October 23, 2018
44. Big vs. Small (NYCC 2018)
Gregory & Justin break down their weekend at New York Comic Con, selling comics & prints, promoting Apocrypha: The Legend of Babymetal, and most importantly networking and meeting possible clients for future work. Gregory and Justin are celebrating their 10th Anniversary at the Central Canada Comic Con! Come visit them at C4 and receive a free print with the purchase of any book. For more info on C4, go to www.c4winnipeg.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
51:44
October 16, 2018
43. Build Your Own Tower
Gregory, Justin and Samantha talk about the dark side of creating art for a living: things that don't go as planned, conflicts with real life, when it feels like a grind instead of your dream job. Check out the guys' new art books! Gregory's: bit.ly/2D1peuD Justin's: bit.ly/2xfkBYu Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
42:52
October 9, 2018
42. A Haunted Church
Gregory, Justin and Samantha stop at an abandoned church on the side of the highway on their way home from Edmonton. Did they encounter a paranormal being? Or did they just post some cool photos to Instagram and move on. You must listen to find out! New art books are in! Gregory's: bit.ly/2D1peuD Justin's: bit.ly/2xfkBYu Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
30:54
October 1, 2018
41. On the Road
Recorded live on the road as Gregory, Justin and Samantha make their way west from Saskatoon to Edmonton, this episode of Super Pulp Science covers all the do's and don'ts of convention roadtripping. New art books are in! Gregory's: bit.ly/2D1peuD Justin's: bit.ly/2xfkBYu Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
51:57
September 24, 2018
40. Money Always Wins
Season two of Super Pulp Science begins with Gregory, Justin and Samantha recapping their summer break. Highlights include SDCC, Fan Expo Toronto, the completion of Babymetal Apocrypha, and the beginning of the end of of The Realms of Ancient. New art books are in! Gregory's: bit.ly/2D1peuD Justin's: bit.ly/2xfkBYu Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:18
September 17, 2018
39. Meet the Buddha, Kill the Buddha
Madeline the Intern joins Gregory and Justin for the final episode of the season to talk about her young career as a working artist. The guys also talk about their plans for the summer and upcoming projects and cons. Keep up with Gregory, Justin and Madeline over the break via Instagram: www.instagram.com/gmbchomichuk www.instagram.com/chasingartwork www.instagram.com/madelinesweetland Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:01
July 30, 2018
38. Let's Make It Super Sad
It's a crossover episode with Adaptational, a podcast that explores the process of adapting works of literature to film. Host Skye Thorleifsen interviews Gregory & Justin live from FanQuest 2018 about Cassie and Tonk and how they would like to see it adapted to moving pictures. Subscribe to Adaptational here: apple.co/2KVHNE8 Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:07
July 23, 2018
37. Too Much Freedom Can Be a Bad Thing
Artist/Writer Christopher Ducharme talks about his unusual (as in very different from Gregory or Justin's)comic book creative process: when it's not going well, start over! Check out Christopher's work: projectanonymus.wordpress.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
23:21
July 16, 2018
36. How Conventions Get Made
Producer Dan joins Gregory, Justin and Sam to talk about how conventions get made in this retrospective episode, recorded a week before FanQuest 2018. See everything that happened at FanQuest: fanquestcon.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:40
July 9, 2018
35. Threads of Disparate Conversations (post FanQuest Day 1)
Infinite Universe Creators Lyndon Radchenka and Steve Kaul return to the podcast for a post-FanQuest (day 1) chat about multiple narrative threads discussed over the last few episodes of the podcast coming together: Justin travelled overseas, Lyndon & Steve sold their comic, Dan held (day 1) of his con, and Gregory made a movie. Check out FanQuest: www.fanquestcon.com More on Infinite Universe: radkaul.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
56:26
July 2, 2018
34. The Film is In Charge
Filmmaker Michael Sanders returns to the podcast to talk about a new film project that he and Gregory are working on. What are the elements needed to shoot and produce a short horror film in just 48 hours? Check out the Winnipeg Film Group's 48 hour film contest: bit.ly/2JR89Tf Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:42
June 25, 2018
33. A Twisted Murder Plot
Samantha Beiko begins her reign of terror by taking over the podcast and interviewing GMB Chomichuk and Justin Currie about their work, their motivations, their new project opportunities and a few of their self-described failures. In this episode Samantha and Justin make a claim that GMB Chomichuk tries to add murder to every kids book plot they work on. See more of Samantha Beiko's publishing services. www.smbeiko.com/ Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:18
June 18, 2018
32. You Can Fix Bad Words, But You Can't Fix No Words
Thunder Road Trilogy author Chadwick Ginther joins Gregory & Justin in studio to talk about his writing process, mythic fiction, world building and a staggering amount of profanity. See everything Chadwick does at chadwickginther.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:17
June 11, 2018
31. Some Problems With Success
Gregory talks about the toll that all his recent travel has taken on his home life and about adjusting to his newfound Babymetal fame. Producer Dan joins him and Justin for a discussion: how much of "fandoms" are owned by the fans? Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:49
June 4, 2018
30. How to Fail Gracefully
Gregory and Justin are hiring an intern! Operations Manager Sam Beiko joins them on the podcast to talk about their past experiences as interns, what they hope to get out of hiring one, and what they hope their intern will get out of working for them. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
34:44
May 28, 2018
29. Take Opportunities as they Arrive
Producer Dan joins Gregory & Justin to talk about the last few weeks of travel, conventions, and the climbing of public art installations. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out the FanQuest 2018 lineup: fanquestcon.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:44
May 21, 2018
28. Us vs. Them (Mirror Universe Podcast)
Infinite Universe creators Steven Kaul & Lyndon Radchenka host this episode from the mirror universe. They welcome guests GMB Chomichuk & Justin Currie to their version of the secret studio lair to talk about the continuing process of making a comic book, about the themes of "good vs. evil," and about what happens when Netflix scoops your idea. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Follow along with the progress of Infinite Universe: bit.ly/2HOJ8uU Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
44:18
May 14, 2018
27. The Haunted Dress
Double the pulp, double the science! This episode features two guests: Matt Joudrey of At Bay Press, and Electric Monk Media's Michael Sanders. They talk to Greg and Justin about publishing books, producing films, and the differences and similarities between the two. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out At Bay Press' publications here: bit.ly/2r73vcq Electric Monk Media's "Don't Waste a Precious Minute" is available on Steam: bit.ly/2w3s5Qv Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
1:04:02
May 7, 2018
26. A First Show Experience Again
Gregory & Justin talk about the highs & lows of their weekend at C2E2 2018 and about how no matter how poorly things go, one can still have a good day. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:16
April 30, 2018
25. Keep Rolling Those Dice
Rock, Paper, Cynic creator Peter Chiykowski talks to Gregory and Justin about writing webcomics & micro fiction, the nature of viral content, and the fear of bouncing new ideas off of people. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Peter's web comics and shortest stories: www.rockpapercynic.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
41:44
April 23, 2018
24. Pantsing With Structure
Creative dynamo Sam Beiko returns to the secret studio lair to talk with Gregory and Justin about how genre actually gets made. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Preorder Chadwick Ginther's Graveyard Mind: bit.ly/2uUW8cz Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:32
April 16, 2018
23. Make Stuff and Get it Out There
Justin take the reigns of the podcast this week as Gregory goes on vacation. Jonas Van Niekirk and Will Little from Complex Games visit the secret studio lair to talk about how artists work on video games. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Complex Games' The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault - complexgames.com/game/horus-heresy-drop-assault/ Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
49:48
April 9, 2018
22. The Democratization of Art
Producer Dan grills Gregory and Justin on their "con strategy" - how to successfully sell art at conventions across North America. From engaging their customers to setup secrets, no stone is left unturned. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Pick up your FanQuest tickets at fanquestcon.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
55:17
April 2, 2018
21. Viking Helmets Didn't Have Horns
James Gillespie is Art Director for Canada's History Magazine and Kayak. He joins Gregory and Justin in their secret studio lair to talk about working with the freelance artists who create the amazing covers and illustrations that grace the pages of these publications. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Canada's History Magazine: www.canadashistory.ca Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
39:23
March 26, 2018
20. Just Arrive and Respond (and make lists)
As they get ready for Emerald City Comic Con, Gregory and Justin discuss what they do to to prepare for a show: making to-do lists before they leave, evolving their table setup and displays, and preparing mentally for standing and talking to thousands of people for four days straight. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Pick up Rust & Water if you haven't already: chasingartwork.bigcartel.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
50:43
March 19, 2018
19. Is This Where I'm Meant to Be?
Artist Cori Jaye Elston joins Gregory and Justin in studio for a chat about leaving the daily grind of a 9-5 office job to become a not-so-starving artist. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Cori Jaye's amazing work: www.corijaye.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
23:08
March 12, 2018
18. The Unparalleled Feeling of Putting Something Out There
Nyco Rudolph (When Big Bears Invade) visits Gregory and Justin in their secret studio lair to talk about the inspiration of Indiana Jones, his fear of being typecast as "the bear guy" and how he stays motivated through the process of writing and illustrating his first comic book. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Visit the World of Nyco Rudolph: nycorudolph.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
45:36
March 5, 2018
17. Cthulhu Graffiti
Author Silvia Moreno-Garcia joins Gregory & Justin via Skype to talk about her love of H.P. Lovecraft, weird fiction vs. speculative fiction, and how reading a diverse range of genres makes her a better writer. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Silvia's new book The Beautiful Ones is available everywhere: www.silviamoreno-garcia.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
35:47
February 26, 2018
16. The Best Kind of Sickness
Scott B. Henderson joins Gregory and Justin in studio to discuss the many graphic novels he has illustrated over his career. They talk about striking the right life/work balance as a comic creator, managing the external pressures of client work, and fighting off the most persistent of creative enemies - procrastination. Plus, Gregory receives a special package mid-podcast. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Scott's epic fantasy comic series The Chronicles of Era: bit.ly/2BkHIns Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
40:33
February 19, 2018
15. We Should Totally Write A Comic
Steve Kaul & Lyndon Radchenka join Gregory & Justin to talk about joining the fight and making comics with their first comic book - Infinite Universe - set to debut at FanQuest 2018. They discuss what prompted them to finally take the plunge, some of the challenges they've faced, and what they can do now that the book is actually being made. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Follow along with the progress of Infinite Universe: radkaulcomics.wordpress.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
54:34
February 12, 2018
14. The Power of Images -or- "What did Dave do here?"
David Alexander Robertson joins Gregory and Justin in their secret base to talk about the relationship between writer and illustrator while creating comics, and the Transformers. David worked with Gregory on "Will I See?" and has written more than 20 graphic novels in his career as well as several novels. WILL I SEE? is the Winner of the Manuela Dias Book Design and Illustration Award Graphic Novel Category. Selected by The Canadian Children’s Book Centre for Best Books for Kids & Teens and signified as a title of exceptional caliber. www.portageandmainpress.com/product/will-i-see/ Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk David's latest novel is Strangers, available through Portage and Main Press: www.darobertson.ca/new-works/strangers/ Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
37:07
February 5, 2018
13. A Non-Subjective Perspective
Sam Beiko returns to the podcast to talk to Gregory and Justin about her work as an editor. They discuss the different types of editing, why it's so important to the writing process, and how libraries are integral to your success as an independent writer. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Pick up Sam's new book, Scion of the Fox at www.smbeiko.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
42:10
January 29, 2018
12. Embracing the Darkness
This week's guest is Toronto-based comic creator Danny Zabbal, whose works include Journey in the 6th Dimension, First Hero and Life, Death and Sorcery, among others. Gregory and Justin talk to Danny about his artistic process, the inspiration for his storytelling, and his favourite Star Trek movie (not really!) Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk You can check out and buy Danny Zabbal's work here: www.dannyzab.com Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
55:26
January 22, 2018
11. Know When To Say No
Gregory and Justin talk about when it is okay to say "no" to someone about collaboration, freelance work, or even to going out to dinner. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
55:45
January 15, 2018
10. The Truth Pyramid
This week's guest is Jorge Requena: writer, filmmaker, comic creator and singer/guitarist of The Mariachi Ghost, a critically-acclaimed Mexican prog-rock fusion band based out of Winnipeg. Jorge tells Gregory about how an old Mexican folk tale inspired a comic book and his band, how comic books influenced him as a child, and how he sees the world through non-belief and the Truth Pyramid. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk See The Mariachi Ghost live at the Times Change(d) High & Lonesome Club on January 19th: ticketf.ly/2EdmCq9 Follow Jorge on Twitter: twitter.com/requenafilm Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
57:42
January 8, 2018
9. Advice To Our Younger Selves
Gregory and Justin discuss the importance of deadlines, and how they can be used to drive creativity under pressure. They also give advice to their younger selves and talk about the possibility of placing their older work into the public domain. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley Show less
27:43
December 11, 2017
8. All Things Being Equal
Gregory and Justin welcome Dr. Jonathan Ball to the studio to talk about how he gamed the system to get what he wanted out of his university education. They also discuss filmmaking, the creative process, and how to keep writing even when inspiration is lacking. Get Dr. Ball's free eBook on creating an effective writing schedule by signing up for his newsletter: www.jonathanball.com/newsletter/ Subscribe to Super Pulp Science magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley comicscomic consfilmmakingacademiauniversityeducationwriting
49:26
December 4, 2017
7. Giant Ziggurat
Gregory and Justin talk to FanQuest founder Dan Vadeboncoeur about what goes into making conventions awesome. Then, a special surprise guest drops in - Sam Beiko! Sam chimes in on the convention discussion. giving her top three must-haves for a good con experience. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out all things FanQuest-related here: fanquestcon.com Follow Greg and Justin on Twitter: twitter.com/gmbchomichuk twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
46:10
November 27, 2017
6. Jump Now, Or You'll Never Jump
Gregory and Justin welcome artist and "Fire Starters" author Jen Storm to the studio. She talks about publishing her first book at 14 years old, the difference between writing for print and writing for comics, and about quitting her day job in order to "retire" and create art full time. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Check out Jen's work on Instagram: www.instagram.com/jenstorm_art/ Fire Starters is available from Portage & Main Press: www.portageandmainpress.com/product/fire-starters/ Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
52:05
November 20, 2017
5. Chasing the Fear
Edreen Cielos was about to start his career as a nurse, but got sidetracked selling his fan art at a small con. Two years later, he's working as a full-time artist, creating original pieces that he sells as prints, t-shirts, stickers and buttons at cons across the country. Edreen sits down with Gregory and Justin to talk about developing his own particular brand of fan art (PAPERBEATSROCK), about standing out from the artist alley crowd, and about his constant fear of not selling anything at a con. Check out Edreen's work: paperbeatsrock.bigcartel.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
53:20
November 13, 2017
4. The Spark
This week's guest is Scott Ford, creator of Romulus + Remus and the Manitoba Book Award-winning Giant's Well. Scott talks to Gregory and Justin about creating his first comic book at age 19, his upcoming District 9/Legend of Zelda-inspired book Ark Land, and capturing that spark of inspiration on the regular. Follow along with everything Scott does at scottaford.wordpress.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
50:18
November 6, 2017
3. Destination Oblivion
Gregory and Justin welcome Donovan Yaciuk (Spacepig Hamadeus) to the podcast. They all reminisce about the first comic books they ever read, discuss the art of pitching story ideas to publishers, and Donovan relates his somewhat rocky experiences getting Spacepig Hamadeus off the ground. The new issue of Spacepig Hamadeus is available November 22nd at www.renegadeartsentertainment.com Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
59:59
October 30, 2017
2. Like Coffee For Your Ears
Gregory & Justin welcome freelance publishing professionals and creative juggernauts Samantha Beiko and Clare Marshall to share their artist alley horror stories, creative processes, AND secrets to their success. Sam and Clare host the Business BFFs Podcast, go check it out for more insight into the world of self-publishing and con tabling: businessbffs.com Clare's awesome con post-mortem blog posts can be found at www.faeryinkpress.com, and you absolutely want to pick up Sam's latest novel, Scion of the Fox at www.smbeiko.com. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
42:40
October 23, 2017
1. Spider-Man Pyjamas
In this premiere episode of Super Pulp Science, creators G.M.B Chomichuk and Justin Currie talk to Red River College CreComm instructor Dan Vadeboncoeur about the art of podcasting and how they should proceed with this new, exciting endeavour. Justin also tells an embarrassing childhood story. Next week it's Gregory's turn. Subscribe to Super Pulp Science Magazine: www.patreon.com/gmbchomichuk Questions or comments? Tweet them to twitter.com/gmbchomichuk or twitter.com/chasingartwork Production: Dan Vadeboncoeur Titles: Jesse Hamel & Nick Smalley
57:47
October 16, 2017