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 […]

Image Comics has a long standing tradition of having sought after books. Lately it seems like there have been a number of books that are very sought after and hard to find. Books like Morning Glories, Butcher Baker, Nonplayer and Skullkickers all had stellar debuts that sold out very quickly. Over at Comic Book Resources […]

At Comics Alliance they have the first issue of Orc Stain, James Stokoe’s beautifully rendered comic, online for free.  This is my favorite comic on the stands today.  It’s only up to issue 6, and there is a trade collecting the first five issues out, so it’s really easy to catch up if you like […]

The great Work in Comics shares a video from YouTube of colorist Brian Haberlin teaching not just how to use photoshop to color comics, but the thinking behind the use of those tools.  It’s been cultivated from classes he teaches on coloring and is fascinating and a great introduction to the world of digital coloring. […]

Jeff Smith is one of my personal favorites, in particular his work on Bone is at the top of my list of favorite books. So it was a great joy heading over to Scholastic’s site where they have a video of Jeff drawing a portrait of Bone as well as a little visit with colorist […]