If you want your work to be recognizable as yours, it means developing your own comic art style. Nobody else has your particular combination of influences, and that makes you original. Here are some tips on how to develop that individual style.
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Establish a fan base
Get in front of readers, connect with them, and turn them into fans. Find out how to make the most of comic cons.
Learn how to publish a comic book from an indie pro
Tony Gray has been making and selling comics for more than 15 years. Now he's going to share his knowledge with you.
Hone your creative skills
Whether you're an artist or a writer, creative skills are the foundation of a good comic book. We'll help you get better.
Go behind the scenes and find out how things really work
Get an inside look at the comic industry and find out what really matters when you're trying to break through.
Seasoned comic book illustrator Bob McLeod shares his top ten rules for drawing comics. Break them at your peril!
The purpose of writing a comic book script is for the writer to communicate the story to the artist. First we show you the basic conventions: dialogue, visual notes, page layout directives, and narrative boxes. Then we show you how it’s all put together.
Finding the right creative partners with complementary skills for your comic book art and script is a critical thing to get right if you want to publish a quality book.
The Comics Business
Is it worth the trouble to have a confidentiality agreement, otherwise known as a non-disclosure agreement, in place to protect your comic book ideas?
Marketing comics isn’t easy. If you’re an indie producer, you’re going up against some tough competition, and you need every advantage you can get. A good hook can save your book.