Artithmeric 9 Issue #2

46 We had to do that first, of course, but the other big part of what Artithmeric will be all about will be promoting our creators and their work. We have moved onto that phase of our business growth now and it will be the focus of our efforts over the coming years alongside adding a whole string of upgrades to our platform to make it the very best out there. Next year you can expect to see us attending Comicon and promoting the work of our creators. We will also be looking into doing deals with comic-book stores around the world to get our creators’ comics and graphic novels into local shops. But we’re very keen to also look into new ways to help our creators reach new audiences outside of the usual comic-book markets. The first initiative of this sort has already presented itself to us. At our printing works in London we use Canon printing presses. The quality of print we get from them is superb and meets our strict quality criteria. We currently use other printers in the US and South Africa to produce our Artithmeric editions on those continents and will be expanding to the Far East and Australia in the new year with deals we are setting up with printers in those global regions too. We only partner with printers who can produce work to the Artithmeric was built to help creators monetise their art. A big part of that was to construct the Artithmeric platform to facilitate comic book and graphic novel printing in an easy, no-nonsense way. A STORY