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Review: Copy This! #44 by D. Blake Werts

Copy This! #44

For Mini-Comic Monday it’s…Copy This! #44. This issue is a 44-page, B&W info/news mini comic zine published by D. Blake Werts. Cover by Brad W. Foster, also includes an 8-page minicomic by Brad W. Foster!

In issue #44 of Copy This! D. Blake Werts sits down for a chat with Brad W. Foster. The two talk about Brad’s early life growing up in, and working in, Texas. Brad talks about the difficulty of finding work as an artist at the ad agencies, then going the freelance route with the aid of bookstores and their many, many magazines! Brad continues to open up as Blake inquires about his entrance into comics, college, and working after college. Brad goes on to reveal how he got into minicomics, and exactly how many pieces of his artwork have been printed in some form or another, and it’s a lot! Brad wraps things up with some insightful words about his preferred tools of the trade and inspirations!

In the community news and info section this time around we learn of offerings from the following: Aaron Poliwoda (What If Other Disabilities Were Treated Like Autism?); Artie Romero (Artie Stick); Charles Brubaker (Fuzzy Princess); Ian Shires (Time Trvlr); Joseph Tenney (Halloween Havoc); and Matt Feazell (Cynicalman).

Also, Blake is planning an all new, ALL ART issue for January 2018! If you want to be included you need to send Blake your doodles by December 31st, and remember to keep it PG-13!

To get your hands on Copy This! and for more info contact:

D. Blake Werts
12339 Chesley Drive
Charlotte, NC 28277
or email Blake at: bwerts (at) vnet (dot) net

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Review: WAG RAG #2 by Hal Mundane, Andy Nukes, Caesar Meadows, Billy McKay, and Roger Langridge

Wag Rag #2

Wag Rag #2 http://poopsheetfoundation.com is an 8-page, B&W, minicomics anthology featuring works by Hal Mundane, Andy Nukes, Caesar Meadows, Billy McKay, and Roger Langridge. Published by Rick Bradford and the Poopsheet Foundation.

The silly business continues as the Wag Rag crew churn out another issue of this madcap mini! In this installment of Wag Rag we get tiny people, a dripping nostril, a robot, a lagoon creature, a clown, a disembodied head, and a chicken! What more can you ask for?!

You can get Wag Rag #2 and many other minicomics at http://poopsheetfoundation.com and support the Poopsheet at http://www.patreon.com/poopsheet and find more at http://www.poopsheetshop.com and http://www.poopsheetshop.com/product-tag/monthly-mini-comics

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Review: Poopsheet? with art by Andy Nukes

Poopsheet

Poopsheet? http://poopsheetfoundation.com is an 8-page, B&W, minicomics review zine with front and back covers by Andy Nukes and edited and published by Rick Bradford and the Poopsheet Foundation.

With Poopsheet? Ricko makes his long awaited return to the print news, reviews, and whatnot zine scene! In this issue Ricko gives us the scoop on George Wylesol’s “House,” Charlie Haggard’s anthology “Bearqueft Comix #2,” Liz Nugent’s “Aga,” Bodie’s “Mushrump,” Theo Ellsworth’s “Thrill Mouth,” Thu Tran’s “Dust Pam,” Patrick Kyle’s “Everywhere Disappeared,” and J.T. Yost/Birdcage Bottom Books’ “Bottoms Up!”

Lots of mini comic goodies to choose from! You can get Poopsheet? and many other minicomics at http://poopsheetfoundation.com and support the Poopsheet at http://www.patreon.com/poopsheet and find more at http://www.poopsheetshop.com and http://www.poopsheetshop.com/product-tag/monthly-mini-comics

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Review: Meeting Notes by Steve Willis

Meeting Notes

Meeting Notes http://poopsheetfoundation.com is an 8-page, B&W, minicomic featuring sketches by Steve Willis. Published by Rick Bradford and the Poopsheet Foundation.

According to the redacted text in this mini, the featured sketches were all done during meetings in which Steve wasn’t fully attentive! All the better for us! Steve “Morty the Dog” Willis serves up some funny, interesting, and downright strange doodles in Meeting Notes!

You can get Meeting Notes and many other minicomics at http://poopsheetfoundation.com and support the Poopsheet at http://www.patreon.com/poopsheet and find more at http://www.poopsheetshop.com and http://www.poopsheetshop.com/product-tag/monthly-mini-comics

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Review: WAG RAG #1 by Jim Siergey, Brian Horst, Roger Langridge, Billy McKay, and Caesar Meadows

Wag Rag

Wag Rag #1 http://poopsheetfoundation.com is an 8-page, B&W, minicomics anthology featuring works by Jim Siergey, Brian Horst, Roger Langridge, Billy McKay, and Caesar Meadows. Published by Rick Bradford and the Poopsheet Foundation.

This mini packs a lot of fun into eight pages! The lineup of artists alone is enough to make most fans of mini comics stop and take notice, but once you get a gander of the clean, polished art inside, you’re hooked!

You can get Wag Rag and many other minicomics at http://poopsheetfoundation.com and support the Poopsheet at http://www.patreon.com/poopsheet and find more at http://www.poopsheetshop.com and http://www.poopsheetshop.com/product-tag/monthly-mini-comics

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Review: Copy This! #43 by D. Blake Werts

Copy This! #43. This issue is a 28-page, B&W info/news mini comic zine published by D. Blake Werts. Cover by Cameron Forsley. Also includes an 8-page minicomic by Andy Nukes!

In this issue Joseph Tenney interviews San Francisco based indie artist Cameron Forsley. The two discuss Cameron’s connection to the Mission Mini Comix crew, his early discovery of his inner artist, developing his unique style, growing up, influences and inspirations, tattoos and tattooing, and making time for making comics! In addition to the interview are several images of Cameron’s highly detailed ink work!

Closing out this issues of Copy This! is the community news and info section that update us on the current offerings from:

Andrew Goldfarb (Bucket O’ Leeches, Triumph of the Trolls); Bob Corby (Oh, Crap! Not A Clue? Mini Comics); Charles Brubaker (The Ghost Cat); Jacob Alvarez (Chinatown Bus); Joseph Tenney (Squad Car (the APA)); Mission Mini Comix (If it Quacks Like a Fascist, Fentanyl); Poopsheet Foundation/Rick Bradford (Wag War, Poopsheet?); and Scott Davis (Minis, Digest, Etc.: An Iterative Reference Guide).

Blake is planning an all new ALL ART issue for January 2018! If you want to be included you need to send Blake your doodles by December 32st, and remember to keep it PG-13!

To get your hands on Copy This! and for more info contact:

D. Blake Werts
12339 Chesley Drive
Charlotte, NC 28277
or email Blake at: bwerts (at) vnet (dot) net

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