In the last ten years or so digital drawing tools have been becoming more and more of a staple in a comic book artist’s toolkit. Even if the drawing isn’t done completely in the digital environment pages will be scanned in and at the very least polished up in photoshop. Here Wes Craig talks about […]

Wes Craig, comic book writer and artist, describes the steps and methodology behind his artistic process, from roughing out a page to inking it.

Klaus Janson, probably best know for his inking work on “The Dark Knight Returns”, has been working and teaching comics for quite some time. The fine folks at The Comic Academy posted a kind of distillation of a seminar he gave recently. Here’s an excerpt: Even though a comic book artist works from a script, […]

Alan Moore is one of the undisputed greats among not just living comics creators, but pretty much through the history of the modern comic. Here he is being interviewed in 2008 by Street Law Productions and LJ Pindling talking about what he would tell aspiring writers and artists about the industry.

Craig Thompson, a personal favorite, has very few books out there for you to read. “Goodbye Chunky Rice” and “Blankets” showcase his amazing talent as a writer and artist and “Carnet de Voyage” is a sketchbook that again remains personal and accessible all at the same time. Well his library is growing in September with […]