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, […]

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 […]

Hidden beneath the surface of every page of beautifully rendered comic book artwork is what many feel is the real challenge of creating comics. Storytelling. Here artist Wes Craig talks about what he feels is his responsibility as a comic book storyteller.

For many creators in the comics field getting published is easier than becoming a regular professional. Getting regularly paid work that allows you to focus solely on creating comics is the goal, but that means a lot of networking and hard work. Here artist Wes Craig talks about his own personal transition from struggling to […]