In this movie, you'll find a bit about what comes next if you’re doing it all yourself, or want a better understanding of the full comic book process.
- Thanks for hanging tough and following along…as we penciled our way through some comics together.…It's a long, and sometimes difficult road,…and really only one of the many steps…to the comic book process, but it's one of my favorites.…It's the thinking, it's the trial and error,…it's the journey.…After this comes the inking, and then coloring,…and then lettering, and finally the printing.…Bet you didn't think so much work…went into these little funny books, did ya?…Thanks for joining me.…Use some of these steps in your everyday process…as you find your own path,…and I promise it will all be worth…the time and effort you put in.…
Also, check out some of my other courses in the library,…that will continue where we left off here.…Comic Book Digital Inking and Refinement,…Drawing Good and Evil Comic Book Characters,…Coloring Comic Book Characters,…Designing Dynamic Layouts with Text and Dialog in Comics.…If you have any further questions,…or just want to talk comics,…please feel free to reach out to me at…www.bisart.net…
The main ideas and concepts are dynamic composition, movement, and narrowing down a script to its core actions in a way that best tells the story, and the importance of trying different things, rather than just going with your first idea. Ben illustrates the concepts with examples from his own graphic novels, and includes tips for staying organized and focused as you draw.
- Identifying panels within a script
- Consolidating panels
- Roughing out poses in Photoshop
- Planning panel shapes
- Placing panels
- Finalizing the page