One of the first interviews conducted for The Comic Archive was with Richard Starkings, one of the heralds of digital comics lettering and co-founder of Comicraft with partner John “JG” Roshell. The duo spent some time talking to the fine folks at The Outhousers about their craft. Here is an excerpt: IH: In the last […]

Once a staple of pen & ink hand lettering, the Ames Guide is no longer a part of the day to day lettering, with digital lettering taking over.  But take a trip down memory lane, or find out what you missed! Click HERE via Steve Flack

Richard Starkings has changed the face of comics, shepherding in the age of digital comic book lettering in the 90’s. Here he talks with us about digital lettering, writing Elephantmen at Image Comics and his history in comic books. Interview with Comics Letterer/Writer Richard Starkings from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.