Tag: comic

Oct 03

Robo NC500 – a 24 hour comic book day comic 2010

Well, another 24 Hour Comic Book Day has come and gone. It was only yesterday that I arrived at Mission: Comics and Art to set up and now the final results are here on-line. CLICK HERE to see photos from the event. The challenge for 24 Hour Comic Book Day is to completely draw a …

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Aug 13

Meet me at SF Zinefest 2010 – September 4-5, 2010 -FREE

I will be exhibiting at the San Francisco Zine Fest on September 4-5, 2010. Hosted in the County Fair Building on the edge of Golden Gate Park, come and see the latest in comics, art and zines. Admission is FREE and there is something for everyone! When and where is the SF Zine Fest? Saturday, …

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Jul 19

Cam-Jam 2010 #2 follow-up photos

Hey, thanks to everyone who came to the CAM-JAM 2010 #2 at the Cartoon Art Museum this last Sunday 7-18-2010. It was a lot of fun and our team did some nice work. photo by Mike Hale photo by Mike Hale

Apr 11

Q) What format for a comic?

(can’t see the images in facebook/email, view it here:¬† http://atomicbearpress.com/2010/04/11/comicformatquestion/ ) Now that our comic work will most likely appear in multiple formats: print, web, ipad, iphone/ipod touch, Motion Comics, cel phone, e-book reader what is the best format to aim for first? There is….. 1) Standard Comic Book Format (portrait aspect ratio). Pros: Works …

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Mar 26

Upcoming class: March 29, 2010 at the Schulz Museum

On this upcoming March 29, 2010 I will be teaching two classes at the Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa CA. Superheroes and Sidekicks Learn the basics of drawing daring wonder women, strong super men, and their savvy sidekicks. Join cartoonist Brian Kolm as he covers the basics of heroic figure construction. MONDAY, MARCH 29 ? …

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Mar 23

The Road to Wondercon 2010 part 1

We’ll folks, Wondercon 2010 will be upon us in 11 days and I can’t wait. That is, I am excited and also nervous. Nervous because I will be working on some new items and ideas for the convention and excited for pretty much the same reasons. Of course I am excited too for all the …

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Feb 02

Wondercon 2010 – April 2-4 (including the benefit auction at the Cartoon Art Museum)

I will be at Wondercon 2010 this April 2-4. Come and celebrate Easter with comics, movies, animation, toys and other pop culture fun. You can find me (as illustrated below) in artist alley table 48 where I will have lots of comics, art, prints and other goodies to check out. Looks like I will be …

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Jan 22

Life drawing comic: Roller Derby Girls 1-19-10

The other night at Dr. Sketchys San Francisco I tried something new…to draw a comic from the life drawing models who where the Bay Area Derby Girls. I found that using the gestures (2 min poses) maybe was too fast and since there were 5 rotating models it made it hard to form a story. …

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