Comics

The Rook – Drew Alderfer

  ————————————————————————————————— The Rook was made for the Santoro Correspondence Course for Comic Book Makers in 2014. Meaty Comics (Drew Alderfer) makes and publishes comic books and art.  Meaty Comics is based in Queens, NY.  Check out more of his work HERE.

Blinkers – Sunday Pages

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Suzy and Cecil – 2016 Strips

Suzy and Cecil is a collaborative daily comic strip project based on characters invented by Frank Santoro and Bill Boichel. It is primarily drawn by Gabriella Tito and Sally Ingraham, two of Frank’s students and members of the Comics Workbook Roller Derby League. The strip updates everyday on Instagram – HERE. Below we have presented the first […]

Derby Bout: Locas “King of the Hustle”

The Comics Workbook Roller Derby “of the mind” League hosts “derby bouts” every week. These bouts are essentially drawing challenges that push the girls toward increasing their skill set and experience. They might involve trying different layout or sequencing techniques, making a comic that focuses on figures, drawing FAST, making a comic using only shapes […]

Tezuka Grid “Roller Derby Bout”

The Comics Workbook Roller Derby League holds regular “derby bouts” – a recent one was the Tezuka Grid challenge with an emphasis on the figure. These bouts are meant to really challenge the team – our captain had noticed a tendancy in the group toward more “plein air” style comics, so she organized this bout to push […]

Lost in Translation: “Halloween”

by Cathrin Peterslund Made for Comics Workbook Cathrin Peterslund is a Danish cartoonist studying at The Animation Workshop. She is currently in the United States interning with Ed Piskor. This is her first American Halloween.

Comics Workbook Composition Competition Winners 2016

Congratulations to ALL who created and submitted work for this year’s contest! http://comicsworkbook.com/comics-workbook-composition-competition-2016/ _____________________ First Place – $500 cash prize Cameron Nicholson – For a Lack of Better Words _____________________ Second Place – $250 credit at Copacetic Comics Shee Phon – I Know It’s Not About Me, But I Don’t Want To Die _____________________ Third […]

Comics Workbook Composition Competition Entries (2016)

You can find the rules for this years competition here. This is list is now finalized. Last updated 8 PM 8/31/2016
Quick note: including Disqualified entries, 2016 had almost as many entries as 2013, 2014and 2015 combined.
Disqualified entries are marked as such.

Homesick – Gabriella Tito

Gabriella Tito made Homesick for the first issue of Zona (Comics Workbook, January 2016), channeling her considerable drawing chops into a story of quiet exploration in black and white. During her recent Comics Workbook Rowhouse Residency, Gabriella revisited her comic in a unique way. She decided to color it, experimenting with different mediums ranging from airbrush […]