Comic Creation: Emotion and Posture

A lifetime ago I studied traditional animation at Sheridan College. One of the assignments was to illustrate a flour sack in various emotional poses. I’m sure that many schools do this besides Sheridan. This exercise lets you explore all manners of emotions and poses, while maintaining a simple design. If you think about it, if […]

Comic Creation: Stretch before you Draw

I’ve considered this for some time. Over the years, I’ve compiled a lot of material and knowledge to train myself in order to make a comic book. It of course started when I was quite young using traditional tools such as a Winsor & Newton series 7 paint brush and Higgins black magic ink. Time […]