Here’s how I create my Freeman Colby Series of graphic novels, from panels to pages to poster art & more!
NOW DRAWING: Freeman Colby Vol. 3 >>
This work is PATRON-POWERED!
Inking & coloring an 11″x17″ scene from the Battle of the Wilderness (1864):
MORE HOW-TO POSTS:
Inking a 2-page spread from VOLUME 3…
All those F.A.S.T. visual markups will really help us see the various parts of the story… So let’s draw!
These simple visual tools & marks will help primary source texts COME TO LIFE on your comics page!
Drawing a FREEMAN COLBY VOL. 3 battle scene from May, 1864!
How to create a quick 8-page mini “comics report” drawn from primary sources!
Draw along as Marek builds a splash page of nurse Sarah Low!
Draw along as the boys enlist in the 39th Mass. Volunteers!
History cartooning tips from VOL. 2!
COLOR POSTER ART: Nurse Low writes in her hospital log book while the local cat hunts rats.
Guarding the Potomac w/ Freeman Colby & Jonas Bacon.