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MakingComics.com is delighted to offer this workshop for free* to the world as a part of the Gutter Talk ComicFuel Podcast series. Thanks to Bizhan Khodabendeh for helping us offer this amazing online workshop.
*Please consider making a small donation to help ensure MakingComics.com can continue to offer free resources like this one.
Workshop Download Includes:
- 11 x 17 Comic Page Templates (Multiple File Formats)
- 8.5 x 11 Comic Page Templates (Multiple File Formats)
- Bizhan's original article: "Panel Layout: The Golden Ratio"
- Podcast Walkthrough of the Workshop (Enhanced w/ Chapters)
- High Definition Photos For Each Step
- Workshop Script
- GIMP Comic Book Coloring Tutorial
- Patrick Yurick's Comic Lettering Adobe Illustrator Template
What is MakingComics.com?
- Best comics education resources online, for free.
- Gutter Talk podcast - Interviewing creators twice a month
- Underdog Community for creators
- Daily Comic Challenges - 20 Minutes or less - Daily & Free
- Free Online, and continuously running, course "How To Make A Comic Book"
- Community Outreach & Art Education Development
- Partners include: Worlds Alive!, High Tech High Graduate School of Education, CRASH After-School, & more
Why is it important?
- Comics are a versatile, universal, medium
- Celebrated around the world, growing diverse readership in US
- Democratizing entry into comics creation
- Fostering a community of learning and teaching
What’s the money for?
- MakingComics.com will always be free, but is currently a labor of love
- Site maintenance, hosting all out-of-pocket
- Passionate staff, but only so many hours they can volunteer
- Patreon allows supporters to help MakingComics.com grow!