Category Archives: Tutorials

Finding Inspiration From Charlie Brown’s Super Books

Tweet As some of you may know, I keep various art books around for inspiration and reference.  Just recently, I acquired some old books that may be of use.  They happen to the Charlie Brown’s Super Book series, based on … Continue reading

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Strangers in the Night

Tweet Today, I’ll share one of my paintings with you.  This is one that I plan to display at Anthrocon this July and it also may be a cover in the future. The piece is called “Strangers in the Night” … Continue reading

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Getting your comics printed

Tweet So you want to have a physical hard copy of your comic to give or to sell to other people. If you would rather have something professionally printed up rather than using your home printer or friendly neighborhood print … Continue reading

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How I Ink a Comics Page, part 3

Tweet Following up after the last blog post, I’ll show you the next steps in how my process of inking comics goes.  As you remember, I was showing you pages from Sunnyville Stories episode 6 being inked.  The lettering has … Continue reading

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How I Ink a Comics Page, part 2

Tweet Picking up from where we left off last time, I’ll show you how I continue inking comics once I’ve inked the letters, panels, and speech balloons.  Next comes a big part – doing the lineart. I’ve explained that my … Continue reading

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How I Ink a Comics Page, Part 1

Tweet Today, all of you are in for a treat.  I’ve talked to you about how to make comics and my own working process.  But there’s the old adage that actions speak louder the words.  So I will show you … Continue reading

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How to Ink with a Brush, Part 2

Tweet Over a year ago, I did a blog post explaining how to ink with a brush.  That blog post pulled in a lot of traffic (nearly 500 views via StumbleUpon!) and has been put on social media many times. … Continue reading

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How to Use Dry Brush

Tweet I’ve taught you how to ink comics. I’ve told you how to ink with a brush. You think you know all there is to know about inking comics…WELL, YOU’D BETTER THINK AGAIN! I’m going to talk to you today … Continue reading

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Getting Inspiration for Comics

Tweet Quite sometime ago, I talked to you about how to get ideas for your comics. That article is a good start (go back and read it if you haven’t already) – but some of you may need more of … Continue reading

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Best of the Blog 2011

Tweet Hello, everyone! What a year it’s been for me. The year of 2011 has been one of the most integral years in my rise to becoming a comics professional. I’m certain that 2012 will be even better. I’ll be … Continue reading

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