2021 Webcomics Fellowship
Tubby Nugget

2021 Webcomics Fellowship

Regular price $379.00 Sale price $479.00


Congratulations on being accepted as a fellow for the 2021 Webcomics Fellowship! If you have opted to pay via credit card, you can do so here.


Program Details:

  • 8 week course 60-minutes lesson per week starting on July 3rd, 2021
  • Discord community for Q&A
  • Once per week Q&A + workshopping
  • Bonus lesson: How to convert your webcomics to animation in After Effects

One-time bonuses:

  • Free 1-hour one on one coaching session ($500 value)
  • Free access to all future versions of this course (At least $479 value)

Package investment: $379 one-time payment


Program Terms:

The Instagram Webcomics Masterclass Pilot is a total of eight core 1-hour sessions on the following dates:

Week 1: July 3, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 2: July 10, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 3: July 17, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Individual 1-hour coaching calls: July 19-23, 2021

Week 4: July 31, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 5: August 7, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 6: August 14, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 7: August 21, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Week 8: August 28, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Bonus Week: September 4, 2021 @ 3:00 - 4:00 PM PST

Recordings of the calls will be provided, but it is recommended that you make your best effort to attend all the sessions live to get the most out of the experience.


We take your success very seriously, so this package includes an intentional guarantee where if you implement the steps involved in the training and do not get the results we agree on providing you, we will continue to work with you one-on-one until you achieve those results at no additional cost or you can request a refund that we will honor.


Week 1: Top 6 Myths About Instagram Growth (And what to do about it)

  • How to use hashtags to get more people to see your comic
  • Debunking the Dollar Eighty Strategy
  • Analyzing your community engagement through likes, comments, and shares 
  • The unfortunate reality of repost accounts
  • A better alternative to paid promotions
  • How to reply to DMs and comments to build your community

Week 2: How to Create A Successful Main Character

  • How to tell if you have a clearly defined likable character that people want to see more of
  • Figuring out a style/look that’s recognizable and stands out amongst the rest
  • How to find a character/world where you can authentically express yourself in a way that engages others

Week 3: Five Secrets To Drawing a First Panel That Grows Your Following

  • How to create an engaging first image that will make people want to click on your comic
  • Thinking of your first panel like a Youtube thumbnail 
  • Discovering the magic of empty space from a surprising case study

Week 4: The Ultimate Guide to Writing Strong and Effective Viral Comics

  • Understanding set-up and pay-off and why this is crucial to growing your account
  • Creating content that has life on the Explore page or For You Page
  • Using your caption as a call to action - the simple way to get people to share your content

Week 5: How To Identify Which Of Your Comics Will Succeed and Grow Your Following

  • Iterating on your content to discover what’s working and what’s not working in your comic
  • Analyzing the experience someone has when they decide to follow your account
  • Getting audience feedback to continually improve your content

Week 6: How To Post Every Day Without Burning Out

  • Energy saving tips and tricks for getting the most bang for your buck
  • Setting realistic boundaries while posting consistent content
  • 3 ways to handle discouragement to spark your best performance
  • The real reason you should post every single day for a single month

Week 7: The Tubby Nugget Case Study

  • The step-by-step process from growing a influential comic character from scratch
  • A timeline breakdown of everything we specifically did to grow Tubby Nugget (and how you can too)
  • Understand the realistic growth cycle of an Instagram account and what we did to avoid pitfalls.

Week 8: The One Skill Every Successful Online Webcomic Artist Has

  • Exploring the thematic impact you create with your art, whether you realize it or not.
  • Deciphering the messages are you sending out into the world with your comics 
  • Figuring out what your comic is truly about
  • Understanding why people engage with comics, art, and storytelling, and how that connects to your follower growth.

Bonus Week: How to Convert Your Webcomics to Animation from Procreate to After Effects

  • Simple technical breakdown and techniques to efficiently animate your comics
  • Adding great sound effects and music to complete the experience
  • Designing your comics with Reels and Tik Tok in mind