Doom With A View 2

Oops, we had a slight misfire with the automatic posting, so this week's page is a couple of hours late. Or maybe I'm messing up the dates and I'm publishing it early. Anyway. I think experimenting in Manga Studio changes the way I work. The finished art looks much more fluent than I could ever…

Doom With A View 1

Nerve-wrecking, eh? A man walking his dog at night while queueing on the phone? Don't worry, things will pick up. This is Doom With A View, a new weekly-updated comic premiering today. Plot by Januz Andersen, but any and all fuckups are mine. For this comic I'm playing around with Manga Studio, an all-in-one comic…

This is THE END!

I was glancing through Christopher Webster's "Malus" yesterday, and as always I was struck by the frenetic storytelling and linework. Another thing about Webster's work is the way he uses almost iconographic symbols,  like a single cartoon star, as a shorthand to decompress the narrative. That gave me an idea for the short comic that…

Wertham’s Razor

Since I was gloating months ago on Twitter about this bright new idea of mine, I thought I might as well expand a bit on it here. Also, I've been terrible at updating the blog, so everything counts, I guess! The outline below came to me after this year's Angoulême festival. My girlfriend and I…

Current Affairs

Since my regular feature, the daily sketches, have been on hiatus for a couple of days, I thought I'd keep you guys updated on my recent goings-on. In less than a month, Ill be starting my working sabbatical, during which the dirty work on Astoria will be done. I am trying to get my stuff…