I just noticed how many unexpected views are coming from Reddit! Easily half our traffic is coming from there. So here’s a big thank you to Reddit users.
Ready for Issue #3 of the 1930’s scifi adventure Thru? Your wait is shortening!
Continue reading “Issue 3 is Now Being Edited”
Today we share a page with a tight focus on emotion as tension overcomes our hero. Issue #3 of Thru is about to go to post production. Register now so we can inform you. Then come back and read about how the page is composed. Continue reading “Monday Pencils and Inks That Focus on Emotion”
In today’s installment of page art for Thru’s loyal followers and incredible reddit community, we have a new page that will be hitting Thru issue #3 soon. We get to return to the alternate Earth’s element of coldfire, fan favorites mountain men, and the most obvious question in Thru #2 is answered. Go read the free (and DRM-free) past issues before clicking through the jump.
Happy Monday, True Believers! Today we explore some ink techniques used on pages of Thru. If you are caught up on issues #1 and #2 of Thru, you know the style is from the heyday of the eighties.
Click thru for some artist comments.
Continue reading “New Page Art Monday! And a Look at the Stipple Effect”
Take a look at the pencils. Last issue you saw that Gwen charged into the limits of womanhood in the workplace during the 1930s era. Did you think she was invented just to get past a scene with a damsel in distress? Is she a Mary Sue?
Continue reading “Page Art Shows Gwen is Certainly Not a Mary Sue”
Sometimes a page for a comic is a careful balancing act between design and story telling with limitations set forward by page design, character designs and a story bible. This is not one of those times. Continue reading “Beginning Life As A Word On A Napkin”
Today we are again graced by the gods of pencils and inks at the same time. Better than that we get a look at the artist notes!
Welcome back for some art!
Again, the story plunges Thomas into the meat grinder. Click thru for inks.
When I was drawing this page I originally found it to be magnetic and completely… boring.
After a little reflection, I saw that there was no sense of anxiety and that required a deviation from my preferred sense of realism.