Books Don't Work Here

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22nd Aug 2017, 12:36 AM
So I thought I would give shading by hand a try as I think I mentioned earlier. Long story short it took a long time. While I didn’t have to ink which I have always found a bit repetitive it took a long time to draw and still took a long time to do on the computer too. Part of that was the more complex layout I tried and part was that a choose to go with a darker shading rather then keep most of it closer to white (I've never been happy with my drawings when done that way even if I like others doing it). I might try again to shade by hand but I will probably wait a while before I do. For now I want to build up a buffer again and maybe have some time to go on a hike after I'm done with the comic for the day. Between how long it still takes me to finish a page (over 7 hours today), family visiting on the weekends, and taking part in the artist roulette on comic fury where I will start another comic, I am leaning towards the idea that I might only be able to update 5 days a week. Even if I do have to change the update schedule I will still be trying to make at least a page over the weekend so I will have a buffer. I am just not sure if I will be able to do two pages and would rather have a page up my sleeve to give to you later if I get too much buffer then miss a planed update.

Comments:

The shading looks good, and her face in the last panel is priceless. :D

29th Jun 2011, 5:45 AM edit delete reply

originally i wanted to show her eyes popping out of her head but it didn't look right so i settled for a middle ground of simply wide eyes. I go back and forth between thinking its looks too stiff and liking it so I'm glad you like it.

29th Jun 2011, 6:45 AM edit delete reply

Good choice. Robin is cartoony, but she doesn't seem looney toons cartooney, more like Japanese anime cartooney

29th Jun 2011, 7:12 AM edit delete reply

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