Dec 192014
 

sketch46_tempcoverSketch Magazine features Gail Simone writer extraordinary!
This issue takes a look at comics creator Gail Simone from writing for DC Comics to Dynamite to her own creator owned projects.

Cover image features Red Sonja written by Gail Simone and published by Dynamite.

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Nov 182014
 

sketch45coverSKETCH MAGAZINE #45
Featuring Frank Cho, Artist Extraordinaire
This issue takes a look at comics creator Frank Cho from working with Marvel Comics to self-publishing to running a very successful Kickstarter.

Sketch continues to satisfy the yearn-to-learn of comics creators of all levels with several “how-to” instructional from tried-and-true industry talents, and is packed with penciling, computer coloring, and marketing tips to help you become an artistic rising star.

Great information, inspiration, and fun! 

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SKETCH MAGAZINE #45 Frank Cho
56pg, Color/B&W, Saddle stitched. Bi-monthly
SRP $6.95
Item # SK1045

Nov 182014
 

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Sketch Magazine #44 features an in-depth interview of DC superstar artist Ivan Reis. Ivan shares tips, techniques and some personal stories about becoming a comic book artist.

 

This issue also includes an interview by John Wilson with hard-working independent creator Scott Story who shares many of his successes.

Awesome inker Scott Hanna turns in a step-by-step of his inking over Ivan Reis’ pencils on Justice League while inker Le Beau Underwood in over the Green Lantern Corps pencils of Chris Batista. Patrick Blaine shows off a look at his process painting while we take a look at the art of Dan Fraga and his project The Graves. 

Meanwhile, longtime columnist Tom Bierbaum delivers his thought-provoking ideas on writing comics.

And we announce a contest! Check it out!

 

Nov 102014
 

sketch43coverSketch Magazine #43 features the art of Jim Lee starting with a beautiful Superman cover.

Tom Bierbaum bring his years of experience of working in the the comic industry to his column. Mike Baron shares his thought on writing and Walden Wong shows us his ability as an inker.

Meghan Hetrick break downs the step of creating a beautiful Lady Death commission piece of artwork. One of the most detailed articles to have appeared in Sketch.

Nov 072014
 

sketch42coverSketch Magazine #42 features the second part of the Alex Ross interview. The first time we had to divide an interview into two parts.

Sketch #42’s  second interview features Lora Innes the creator, writer and artist of The Dreamer at www.thedreamercomic.com. Tom Bierbaum writes about being creative and Bob Almond wraps his inking column. The issue wraps with a step-by-step illustration of Thor by Laurence Paul Zrinzo.

Nov 012014
 

sketch41coverSketch Magazine #41 featuring the Alex Ross Interview
Part 1 of 2 part interview
Alex discusses with Bill Love his daily routine of working from a home studio. They move into his methods of creating some on modern days iconic comic book masterpieces and how he believes todays publishers could bring a better product to the consumer.
(Part 2 will be featured in Sketch Magazine #42)
Sketch continues to satisfies with numerous “how-to” instructional from tried-and-true industry talent, and is packed with penciling, computer coloring, and marketing tips to help you become an artistic rising star. Great information, inspiration, and fun!