In this episode we discuss;
WEBTOON Wednesday – Cat Loaf Adventures with Kyutepastry
The Comic Source Podcast
- History with comics
- Transition to creator
- Previous Work
- Cat Loaf Adventures
- Tell us what the strip is all about
- Where did you come up with the initial idea?
- Can you give us a rundown of the main characters?
- Rye is my favorite, did you draw on any real life person or inspiration for him?
- Was it always your intention to have the strip be very whimsical?
- Who is your target audience?
- Do you find even though the story is very light, that you can still explore meaningful topics that we call can relate to?
- Take us through a typical strip in terms of coming up for the idea for the episode to creating art and dialogue to the final product
- How has the reaction been from the fan community?
- Do you hear from a lot of younger readers?
- Have there been any fan interactions that have stood out in your mind?
- Have you had the chance to interact with any other WEBTOON creators?
- How do you find the creative community in terms of helping each other out?
- What is one thing you wish you knew beforehand when starting on WEBTOON that you would pass along to someone looking to get started?
- Anything else to share?
About the Creator – Kyutepastry
Besides her obsession with cats, Kyutepastry likes cute things and window shopping for pastries.
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Sizzle Reel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GTB2nsr9sA4