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With over 45 issues published, Sketch Magazine has been a leading resource, both in print and online, in the subject of creating comics. From the writing of the story to the publishing of a comic and its promotion, Sketch has continued to provide comic book hopefuls and comic book professionals alike a forum to give and receive How To articles and tutorials, And Sketch will strike to continue to be that leader with more great information!


Blue Line Art founder and publisher Robert W. Hickey had seen a need for an art magazine centered on the comic book industry. Having created a comic industry standard in comic book art paper and supplying art supplies to comic artist new and seasoned at that time for over ten years, Robert wanted to continue to help the comic artists in develop their craft and skills.


Magazine’s editor John Wilson posts a daily artist tip found on the net. John scourges the net finding articles, videos and interviews  see what’s John’s posted today.


Sketch will continue to evolve in the coming years with digital releases and podcast along with extended content published exclusively right here at