A VISUAL GUIDE FOR ART A VISUAL GUIDE FOR ART: For some of you, I’m sure this won’t come as a big surprise. But for others, yeah, I’m sure it will. So get ready, folks, because what I’m about to share with you will explain why most artists use photographic references! Well, in the past, … Continue reading "THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 11: A VISUAL GUIDE FOR ART"
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FIVE ESSENTIAL TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PORTFOLIO FIVE ESSENTIAL TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PORTFOLIO. In 2014, my wife and I went to our first ever American comic book convention as a fully married couple. It was held at the Javits Convention Center, New York City, where over one-hundred-and-fifty thousand people gathered together to celebrate and connect with … Continue reading "THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 10: FIVE ESSENTIAL TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR PORTFOLIO"
MY FIRST COVER PROCESS, SIX EASY STEPS MY FIRST COVER PROCESS, SIX EASY STEPS: The very first comic book cover I professionally drew was for ‘Battlestar Galactica: Six’, issue #4, dated April, 2015. So what now follows is my explanation about how I broke down the process of creating it. But before I do that, … Continue reading "THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 09: MY FIRST COVER PROCESS, SIX EASY STEPS"
THE SIX STEP DRAWING PROCESS THE SIX STEP DRAWING PROCESS. When producing a piece of art it’s always important that you choose the right tools to work with, be they digital tools or traditional tools. Otherwise, you won’t be able to produce the desired result with what you have in hand. Trust me, my friend, … Continue reading "THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 08: THE SIX STEP DRAWING PROCESS"
8 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN 8 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN: The main objective when composing a visual story is to guide the reader through the panels of each page in a clear and effective manner. For you to get your message across, however, you must be able to understand the eight elements of composition and how to … Continue reading "THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 07: 8 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN"
Storytelling, rhythm and timing! Have you ever wondered how an artist can tell a story through a series of visual illustrations? If so, then please try to cast your mind back to the silent era of filmmaking, where an actor, like Charlie Chaplin or Mary Pickford, would be able to guide us through an adventure … Continue reading "STORYTELLING, RHYTHM, AND TIMING: THE ARTIST’S JOURNEY – 06:"
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