14 MARCH 2020: Many classes & gatherings have been postponed —
In the meantime, we’re busy making some new instructional videos & minis for you to enjoy & use. Watch this space for new comics throughout spring 2020! ~ Marek More @ Patreon: “March Update: TIME OUT”
18 MARCH 2020: Two new videos up & more to come!
23 MARCH 2020: The new Diary Comic How-to is live…
Here’s how to keep in touch:
Join Marek’s Online Studio @ PATREON:
Patrons get updates, sneak peeks, printables, & more…
COMICS WORKSHOP REMOTE VIDEO VISITS!
Live-draw with Marek via Skype / Google Hangouts / Zoom …
LIFE RULE #1: KEEP MAKING ART!
Find some time to DRAW every day, no matter what… Doodling something silly, creating new comics, even working on a graphic novel — just keep your pencil/pen/crayon moving, & surprise yourself!
Here’s a motivational monster quick-draw I made this weekend:
Why is it so relaxing to draw monsters? (Or is it just me…?)
What surprises are YOU doodling up?
Rows of simple shapes become a village of characters & story ideas…
Read faces & act out body language, stick figure-style!
= a fun monsterological activity for the whole family! Build your own (cute) horrors!
COMICS & SELF-PUBLISHING:
= walks you through the process to set up a book… Get ready to draw your own comics!
Processing emotion into narrative, with only “four panels & the truth” (plus a pen & a notebook) …
Quick folding guides!
No staplers required!
Here’s a basic 1-sheet (8 page) story, made up on the spot…
For more involved projects, here’s how to build an 8-page mini from full-size pages:
Looking for some new characters & story ideas? Try a “Blob Doodle”!
The original COMICS WORKSHOP intro booklet!
Do you have some new comics ready for feedback & sharing?
I’m excited to see you latest artwork!
Photos or scans are always welcome: