Blog posts about making comic and illustration art. Work in progress, creative process, design, art tools. The works.
Throwback Thursday to the first Crows comic about the extinction of the Mosaic-Tailed Rat.
Detail from Pity Party page 3, and a brief discussion of imaginary creative spaces.
More detail from page 2 of Pity Party! Read Pity Party here. I did a lot this week, and this comic is nearly finished. I centred the Ideas Room sign on the door. While doing that, I also changed the style of lettering I used for it. I finished inking almost everything, but the Ideas […]
Here’s a favourite panel from a comic I drew in 2018 about a cat who loved the home printer. Sometimes I make comics about things that are not sarcastic death, judgemental crows, or a robot and sheep galavanting around the cosmos. Read it here: https://ryanreid.com/comic/hazel-loves-the-printer/ This comic was created in Clip Studio Paint. Look at […]
This is a panel from a very old comic. I was trying to write a picture book at the time. Someone, somewhere on the net, described creating comics to help flesh out characters, or something, so I thought I’d give it a try. The story ended up being very different from this, and the character, […]