Instead of trying to be my witty self in the chat box like I normally do… Holy smokes! My face is gonna be out there and live and NOT on a twitch stream but actually talking about a theme that’s really important for us indie comic creators; support and solidarity! The Society of Authors’ Comics Creator Network is hosting its final talk in the Brush […]
I’m somewhat tired at the moment – I haven’t really given myself a post-comic vacation with editing things for print. I want to draw but my brain feels exhausted. There is still much to do for convention season, wedding planning, potential December trip to Ireland, new job whenever that starts, and trying to feed a tired brain some mental nourishment. I know art is a […]
It was not a good start, even first half of the week, if I’m going to be brutally honest. I had a sore throat Sunday evening that turned into a throat infection (and I’m glad it didn’t spread because it certainly felt like it would have been a chest infection). It wasn’t COVID-19 thank goodness. I’d also, somehow, properly damaged a muscle on my upper […]
And what a relief it is. It was really interesting coming back to the first chapter to add a few pages here and there to improve page layouts, the pacing, and made some minor improvements to the dialogue! It was very difficult not to do it, but I managed to leave most of the anatomy mistakes I noticed in – if I made an effort […]
I love it when you find a really fun pen in CLIP Studio (this one is a two-tone pen set to multiply/lower opacity). I wanted to push myself so challenged myself to use just one layer for non-pencils – I wasn’t allowed to use the eraser or blending tools either!