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In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home (2/4)

This is the second installment of a new graphic novel:In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home by Kurt Ankeny, creator of Saltwater Snow and A Bomb, and co-author of the Santoro School Handbook for Making Better Comics. In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home is a collage-portrait of a small New England town. Read it below and […]

Cottonopolis – Oliver East

Made from November 2014 through January 2015 by Oliver East for Comics Workbook, Cottonopolis is a series of 6 panel comics that, among other things, blurs the lines between the historical documentation of a place and the documentation of identity. In their own mysterious way, these comics unpack moments in a life that swirls in the history of Manchester, UK

In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home (1/4)

This is the first installment of a new graphic novel:In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home by Kurt Ankeny, creator of Saltwater Snow and A Bomb, and co-author of the Santoro School Handbook for Making Better Comics. In Pieces: Someplace Which I Call Home is a collage-portrait of a small New England town. Read it below […]

Gwai-Lo of the Heart – Berliac

Made in 2015 by Berliac for Comics Workbook, Gwai-Lo of the Heart is a clever and mysteriously striking series of 4 panel comics that, among other things, plays with the associations usually made with the West’s gaze towards manga. These little comics pack a poetic punch. Presented below is Berliac’s full series. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, […]

Drawing Antonioni – Laila Milevski

Drawn by Laila Milevski in 2014 for Comics Workbook, this series is “an exploration of visual mechanisms and themes in the Antonioni movies L’avventura and La notte…narrated by the mild-mannered, neurotic man who is drawing the comics.” Presented below is the L’avventura part of the series. Laila Milevski is a Somerville, MA, based cartoonist and design assistant at Candlewick Press. Her […]

The Elements of Painting – Aidan Koch

We’re pleased to feature Aidan Koch’s The Elements of Painting. These strips were originally created for and featured on Comics Workbook in 2013. The full collection is now a 14pg, b/w offset on newsprint in an edition of 500. You can buy it directly from Aidan Koch on her site. AIDAN KOCH was born in Seattle, WA and currently […]

Maggie Sutrov: Plein Air

Maggie Sutrov‘s spirit of adventure inspired her to take the Santoro Correspondence Course in the midst of moving from Southeast Asia to Maui, Hawaii, in 2014. She fit it into her wild schedule because, in her words – “There’s work to be done, and it’s worth it.” “… The exercises changed the way I drew. [The course] affected my non-sequential art as […]

All in a Day’s Work

Emil Friis Ernst. Cartoonist and illustrator currently studying graphic storytelling at The Animation Workshop in Viborg, Denmark.