ComicLab Ep 249 — Feeling a little Ziggy
Being lonely in a large city has a listener feeling a little Ziggy — and cartoonists Dave Kellett and Brad Guigar have some advice. ON THIS WEEK’S SHOW… Feeling a little Ziggy Making money while on government assistance The secret […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
Clip Studio Paint — applying hand poses
Q.: I have a CSP question that I haven’t been able to get an answer from the Googles. With 3D models, sometimes when I drop a hand pose onto a hand it’ll do one hand, but usually it changes both. […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
How long should it take to do your comic?
A person who was just starting to do comics asked a question in a forum for creators: “How long does it take you to do one four-panel strip?” They got a wide range of answers — each one of them […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
ComicLab Ep 248 — Has Publishing Become Vanity Press?
A recent statistic about the print publishing industry have cartoonists Dave Kellett and Brad Guigar thankful they self-publish. Also… the NFT comics company that reached out to Dave at San Diego Comic Con folded eight days later. ON THIS WEEK’S […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
Shipping comics using Media Mail
There seems to be some misinformation going around about whether it’s legal to ship comics using the Media Mail service of the U.S. Postal Service. Since this misunderstanding this could cost you hundreds of dollars, let’s get it straightened out […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
You have the audience you deserve
Many of us are looking for a magic hashtag or “One Weird Trick” to game SEO and drive readers to our work. But I’d like to share a moment of Tough Love when a mentor told me: “You have the […] ↓ Read the rest of this article...Read more
24-Hour Comics Day
24-Hour Comics Day is in a couple weeks — October 1st, to be exact. Here’s what you need to know…Read more
Welcoming our new sponsor Endicia.com leads to a discussion of the best ways to streamline your online store shipments. Then we hit the mailbag to answer questions about handing out flyers at events, and working on 2nd strips.