Chew creator John Layman talks about his responsibilities as an editor while he was at Wildstorm and what his life is like as a comic book writer.

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.

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.

Artist Cully Hamner took some time at NYCC to talk about his tools of the trade, how he uses digital models and breaking into comics.

In between drawing commissions Marvel artist Leinil Francis Yu took some time to talk about his time in comics and his process.