Wally Wood's "22 Panels That Always Work", compiled by Larry Hama

Creating Comics: Wally Wood’s “Panels That Always Work”

Comics writer Alex de Campi (Blade Runner, Bad Girls) regularly posts tips on creating comics to her Twitter account and filed a posting of the late Wally Wood‘s “22 Panels That Always Work” under “While on the subject of comics scripting: RT to save a baby artist“. While often ascribed to Wood, artist Rufus DaygloContinue reading Creating Comics: Wally Wood’s “Panels That Always Work”

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London Film and Comic Con offers “Creating Comics” panels

As we previously reported, this weekend’s London Film and Comic Con has a huge roster of comic creators attending its show at Olympia this weekend – and they have a number of great comic-related talks, too, some definitely of interest to anyone interested in creating comics for a living. Among them are “Working in HumourContinue reading London Film and Comic Con offers “Creating Comics” panels

Royal Society of Literature launches UK Writers Survey

Are you a graphic novelist? What do you need to flourish professionally? Mentoring? Money? A space to write? Multidisciplinary workshops? Networking opportunities? Then you might just want to complete the UK Writers Survey, a project initiated by the Royal Society of Literature.Continue reading Royal Society of Literature launches UK Writers Survey

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Creating Comics: Awesome Comics Podcast interviews Alterna Comics founder Peter Simeti

This week the Awesome Comics Podcast team are joined by the founder and publisher of Alterna Comics, Peter Simeti, to talk about his journey in comics and what the publisher are trying to achieve in the modern publishing world. Founded in 2006, Alterna Comics titles are distributed worldwide in print and digital formats and inContinue reading Creating Comics: Awesome Comics Podcast interviews Alterna Comics founder Peter Simeti

Commando 5193 - Cold Steel - Cover Pencils by Graeme Neil Reid

Creating Comics: The Making of Commando Comic cover No. 5193 – ‘Cold Steel’

Graeme Neil Reid recently joined the star studded list of cover artists for DC Thomson’s anthology – a list that includes Ian Kennedy, Neil Roberts and many, many more.  Here, he outlines how he created his most recent cover for Commando 5193 – Cold Steel – on sake now in all good newsagents… The MakingContinue reading Creating Comics: The Making of Commando Comic cover No. 5193 – ‘Cold Steel’