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A Comics Color Artist Explains the Psychology of Pigment

In this week's Strip Panel Naked, K. Michael Russell shares what it's like to work as a professional comics color artist.
Giaco Furino
7.16.17
Comics
Comics

This Brutal Comic is Studio Ghibli Meets 'Mad Max'

The video essay takes a deep dive on a single page of this thrilling Image comic.
Giaco Furino
7.2.17
Strip Panel Naked
Strip Panel Naked

A Comic Book Color Artist Explains the Psychology of Pigments

In the latest episode of Strip Panel Naked, color artist K. Michael Russell explains why choosing colors for comics is harder than you might think.
Giaco Furino
6.25.17
Design
Design

This Dude Made the World's Largest Fidget Spinner Costume

Craftsman and blogger Rob Cockerham walks us through how he built a six foot tall, wearable fidget spinner.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.23.17
Comics
Comics

How an Indie Graphic Novel Uses Visuals to Add Symbolism

Jeff Lemire’s graphic novel ‘The Underwater Welder’ uses cool tricks and clever plotting.
Giaco Furino
6.18.17
Comics
Comics

Here's Neil Gaiman's 'Sandman' Secret for Making Truly Experimental Comics

This week's Strip Panel Naked focuses on the importance of a legendary comic's very first page.
Giaco Furino
6.4.17
Comics
Comics

How to Draw Attention to Important Moments in Your Comic with Smart Coloring

In this week’s comic masterclass Strip Panel Naked, we see how Matt Wilson enhances the sci-fi spectacle in ‘Paper Girls.’
Giaco Furino
5.28.17
Strip Panel Naked
Strip Panel Naked

Why the 16-Panel Grid Is the Holy Grail of Action Comics

Take a lesson in pacing from this gritty, classic Batman comic.
Giaco Furino
5.7.17
Comics
Comics

How Master Comic Book Artists Get It Done on a Deadline

Artist Tradd Moore gets real about working around intense comic book deadlines.
Giaco Furino
4.23.17
Comics
Comics

How to Make Action Comics Go "WHAM!"

In this week’s Strip Panel Naked, we learn how to control the pace of comics to entice readers.
Giaco Furino
4.9.17
Pi Day
Pi Day

Make an Edible Pie Zoetrope for Pi Day

Your blizzard-bound 3.14 is about to get tasty and dizzy at the same time.
Beckett Mufson
3.14.17
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Sweet How-To Turns Candy Dots Into Pop Art Portraits

Candy art made from this instructable looks great—but keep it away from the ants.
Beckett Mufson
2.20.17