Work in Progress Wednesday No. 22 – My Sketchbook, Early 2015 – with video!

This is the most Work in Progress-y thing I could possibly show you: the innards of my sketchbook. I’ve been keeping a sketchbook regularly for about 13 years. I really kicked it into high gear after reading Danny Gregory’s excellent book, The Creative License, which sounds like one of those rah! rah! you can be creative, you accountant you! books but is actually an awesome book about drawing regularly. Much recommend. My sketchbook is the closest thing to a diary {Read More}

A very long post to share a very small thing

When I tabled (not comics!) at the SF Zine Fest years back, I spoke with a comic artist about my fear of being bad at comics, and thus not bothering to draw them. I had heard (from an expert!), that it took about 500 pages of terrible, unusable work to begin to be slightly good. “Oh no,” the actual comic artist said. “No. More like just 50 pages.” He encouraged me to keep at it. 50 pages still sounded like {Read More}