[Image: Photo of CANON ImageClass MF632Cdw consumer-range office printer/copier. source: canon.com] Oh gosh, I have so much to talk about. I rambled about the new copier in a video here, but I’ll give you the run down in text form too: Basically, I am now the owner of a Canon imageCLASS MF632Cdw – a mid-range… Continue reading Weekly Update 2/6/18 | The New Copier Is Here!! | Starting Out Self Publishing | Investing in Technology
[Pictured: An assortment of the zines and self-published publications I’ve collected over the years.] Hey y’all! It’s Julian. I’m in the midst of a comic-inking marathon, but I’m taking a few minutes to write up an update. 🙂 I’ve been really inspired by zines, zine culture, zine discussion, and zine documentaries this week – and… Continue reading Weekly Update 1/29/18 | Zine Influences, Comic Inking, and Self-Publishing Rebellion!
So I’m in the beginning of the Starting-To-Panic Point: the moment at which the number of days before my deadline approaches the number of pages I need to do BY that deadline. At a good steady pace, I can ink maybe a page a day. I am very slow and very bad at focusing, and… Continue reading Weekly Update 1/15/18 | “Sidelines” Comic Creation Process – Setbacks, Successes, and Surprises!
Hey y’all! It’s Julian. It has begun. The shipping wars of December 2017 have begun. What I mean, of course, is the process of producing, packaging, and shipping all the holiday gifts I’m sending out this year. And if you’ve ever done this, you know that “war” is only a moderate exaggeration. I’ve chosen FedEx… Continue reading Weekly Update 12/11/17 | Shipping Wars, Prismacolor Pencils, and BAKUMAN
[Pictured: Sketch of Redd from Sidekick Goes Super. Read on for more on that!] Hey y’all! I have some free time today, though it’s a Friday, so I figured I’d write up a post, though I’m really trying to post on Mondays regularly. I might not post this one til Monday, but we’ll see. 🙂 I’ve… Continue reading A non-Monday update?! MADNESS! | Upcoming Projects, 2018 Plans, and Comic Reveals!
I’m still learning to set up pre-orders, but for now, TCL will be on sale tomorrow and shipping Wednesday and Thursday. Here’s a preview… Please stay tuned and I’ll have the whole thing posted here soon. I’m getting re-excited about this project. I had honestly lost some of the “fire” while doing the last few… Continue reading TCL will be shipping Wednesday!
Sunday, 7/30/17, 9:15pm Yep, I just finished inking the last page. I’m a bit worn down, but I thought I’d write out some of my thoughts and reactions before going to bed. To be honest…I got sick of working on this one. Not sick of drawing or being an artist…not sick of the plot, song,… Continue reading The Cheyenne Line is complete.