Comicraft’s Half-Off Sale

Comicraft, makers of excellent digital fonts for comics and cartooning, is having a half-off sale that ends July 31. The sale price will be applied upon checkout and applies to all fonts. Here’s a few that I highly recommend…

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‘Hitting the wall’ in your creativity

It can be frustrating to “hit the wall” in your creative output, but — speaking from experience — that wall isn’t a wall. And once you realize what’s actually happening, you’ll feel a lot better about your journey as an artist.

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ComicLab Ep 187 — The Pulitzer No-Prize for Editorial Cartooning

Today’s show is brought to you by Wacom — makers of the powerful, professional, portable Wacom One!  What’s your elevator pitch? If you had to sum up your comic for a new reader, could you do it effectively in under 60 seconds? Questions asked […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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Are you selling aluminum siding?

Rodney Dangerfield was one of the greatest “second acts” in entertainment history. His first attempt at comedy was so back that he later quipped, “at the time I quit, I was the only one who knew I quit.” But what […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab Ep 186 — What’s Your Elevator Pitch?

Today’s show is brought to you by Wacom — makers of the powerful, professional, portable Wacom One!  What’s your elevator pitch? If you had to sum up your comic for a new reader, could you do it effectively in under 60 seconds? Questions asked […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab Ep 185 — Delayed Gratification

Delaying gratification is extra hard when you’re a comics artist. Also, Brad is seething with jealousy when Patreon asks Dave to be an ambassador. Questions asked and topics covered… Patreon Ambassador Delaying gratification  How much story per panel? Digital lettering […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...

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ComicLab Ep — 184 Accepting criticism

Are you obligated to accept criticism from… anyone?? Also, we’ll discuss Kickstarter’s new Add-on feature and the benefits of both digital and traditional coloring techniques. Questions asked and topics covered… Accepting criticism Kickstarter’s add-ons Coloring – digital vs traditional

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