Writing, Typing and Drawing-What “Writing” Really Means in the Context of Comic Books By Howard Chaykin

  For the sake of clarity, let’s separate the world of “graphic novels” from “comics.” Graphic novels, such as Persepolis, Maus, Fun Home, and the work of ideologically-driven talent such as Joe Santos are, for the most part, deeply personal, Read More …

Prescription: Comics-10ccs of Mike Grell by Bill Nichols

What inspires you to create and keeps you going? Hunger is a great motivator. Aside from that, anything that stimulates my brain is good. Do you have a set routine? Typically, I do my correspondence in the morning. The creative Read More …

Prescription: Comics-10ccs of Bob McLeod by Bill Nichols

What inspires you to create and keeps you going? Seeing what other artists are doing, mainly. Also, my fans wanting more art from me. Do you have a set routine? No, I just work when I need to, and try Read More …

For Love or Money-Bill Love

A young friend of mine recently decided to use her artistic abilities to make money.  She previously only drew for the love of her craft and just gave her work away to friends and family.  She loved to draw and Read More …