Category Archives: Comic Art

Wordless Storytelling from Recent Graduate Michael Parkin

Posted at 6 pm on August 29, 2014 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Mixed Media

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Recent graduate, Michael Parkin’s rough marks and charmingly imperfect edges lend a gritty, hand-made style to the sequential illustrations he creates. We take a look at some of his comics and other projects as he tells us about the process he goes through while making them.

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Line, Form, and Charming Characters with Jay Cover

Posted at 5 am on August 16, 2014 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art, Mixed Media

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Whether he is creating simple, linear drawings in charcoal or his colourful characters, Jay Cover’s work always comes across with a great sense of confidence.

His forms are beautifully stripped down, while the charming personalities in his illustrations walk around with a lovely understated humour.

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Ryan Snook Bringing Fun Characters to Editorial Illustration

Posted at 4 pm on July 16, 2014 by

Posted in: Character Illustration, Comic Art

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The colour and fun in Canadian illustrator Ryan Snook’s work brings a bit of tongue in cheek to editorial illustration. His doe-eyed, charming characters are just as comfortable in the comics and children’s illustration he creates as in the sheets of a broadsheet.

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A Conversation with Tsach Weinberg about his New Digital Comic 'Needles and Dust'

Posted at 9 am on July 7, 2014 by

Posted in: Comic Art, Digital Illustration, Technology

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With the ever-growing prevalence of smart devices as a primary source of all-in-one entertainment, artists are developing new ways to present and publish their work.

We interview the creator of ‘Needles and Dust’, a new digital comic that takes advantage of new media platforms while also trying to stay true to the traditional format of a comic.

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Fun Character Design and Interactive Illustrations by Pinghua Chou

Posted at 9 pm on June 14, 2014 by

Posted in: Animation, Character Illustration, Comic Art

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Pinghua Chou is a an designer, illustrator and animator based in California. She creates beautifully polished Flash animations that include humorous, interactive pages that are as much fun to play around with as her illustrations are to look at.

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