Quality Control: An Analysis of Pogo and Walt Kelly

Quality Control: An Analysis of Pogo and Walt Kelly

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Business

Walt Kelly debuted his comic strip POGO in the pages of the New York Star on October 4, 1948. The strip ran for the rest of the Star’s publication, which ended on January 28, 1949. But POGO returned, this time in syndication, on May 16, 1949. The early syndicated POGO strips seem familiar. Kelly took […]

How I Create Comics in Adobe Illustrator

How I Create Comics in Adobe Illustrator

Posted by on Jul 2, 2015 in Comics, Process

Create comics in Adobe Illustrator? Yes, it can be done. I originally wrote about my process of how I create comics in Adobe Illustrator in November of 2005. It was one of my more popular posts from my previous site. Probably because it had something useful in it. I would use the same process in 2015. But first, […]

How to Draw a 50 Page Comic in One Month

How to Draw a 50 Page Comic in One Month

Posted by on Jun 24, 2015 in Comics, Process

I had one month to complete my thesis to graduate from the Center for Cartoon Studies. This is my process for how to draw a 50 page comic in a month. I hope someone can use the information in their creation process. Every class at the Center for Cartoon Studies has to complete a thesis […]

I’m Back

I’m Back

Posted by on Jun 22, 2015 in News

I started blogging way back in 2000, when I was working on my first graphic novel, Golden Boy. My blog was like most blogs back then: embarrassing. I wrote a great deal about my life, and what project I was working on. I ended up not working on said projects and writing about them instead. Around 2007, […]