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Sticky Post – Website Update

I’ve been working on updating the website with some subtle but significant changes. I’ll keep this post pinned on the homepage for a while to help newcomers to the site. In addition to the general…


Original Art for Sale

As part of the changes and updates I’ve been making to the site, I’m looking to add small pieces of original art to the site. I thought I’d start out with an experiment I did with charcoal powder.…


Gone – Issue 4

Back in 2020, writer Simon Birks posted an advert on Digital Webbing Forums looking for an artist. He was continuing with the second volume of Gone, a sci-fi mystery comic. I had already met Simon at…


Skillshare Update

I am launching my first SkillShare class! After talking with my friend and fellow creative KaiCreative, I was motivated to join him and make a simple art course to test the skillshare waters. Kai has…


Helpful Books for Creating Comics

I really thought I had already written an article on useful books for making comics. But when I checked, nothing! Over the years I’ve built up quite a collection of helpful books and I thought I’d…


Samsung Tab S8+vs Wacom MobileStudio Pro

Recently I had to replace my Android tablet after I somehow managed to put a great big crack in the screen. When analyzing the market I realized that Android tablets had come a long way since I last…


The Joy of Discovery Continued

In a previous post, back in March 2020, I wrote about the types of relationships that words and images can have with each other. I also discussed how this can be used to unconsciously discover story…


CATAPULTED – Coming Soon…

I can't believe it's been over a year since I posted anything on this website. It has been a difficult time for many and if you're reading this I hope you are keeping safe and well. This post is…


The Best things in life are Free!

Everyone loves free stuff, am I right? Over the past couple of years, I’ve searched high and low for software that can help me make comics. Usually, art programs come to mind but these are rarely…


Zuda Comics

Zuda. Now that name brings back fond memories. Never heard of them? Zuda Comics was a DC Comics’ webcomics imprint from 2007 until 2010. I discovered Zuda as I was contemplating making my own comic.…


Rocket Girl

We have Lift Off!

It’s been a while since I had a blog post but lots has been happening. My friend and YouTuber, KaiCreative, used this lockdown period to produce something creative with his family. In addition to…


Articulating my favourite comic artists – PART 2

This is a follow up article looking at some of my favourite comic artists. As with the previous article, I'll try to articulate what it is I like about these artists and their art. Dave Gibbons Dave…