Sometimes the path to your place in the world of comics is long and circuitous. For John Layman he was able to parlay a job editing for Wildstorm into writing comics.

Many pros out there were once fans. And as a comics fan Chew writer John Layman acumulated a mass of amazing sketches from his favorite artists.

John Layman may be enjoying an enormous amount of success with his creator owned “Chew“, but his road to this place takes him all over the comics industry. Here John tells his story of finding his way into and through the comics industry.

Paolo Rivera has been working on a critically acclaimed run on Daredevil with writer Mark Waid and artist Marcos Martin, but he also does other cover work for Marvel. Recently he has been helping wrap up “The Twelve”, providing painted covers. In this three part video we follow him step by step as he creates […]

Comics writer and former editor John Layman gives a walking tour of his office where he writes the amazing comic Chew.