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Comics & Graphic Novels: Making Comics

In The Library

Comic Creation Sites & Apps

Stan Lee: Advice for Comic Book Writers and Other Artists

Superhero Comic Artist: Behind the Scenes

How to Make Your First Comic Book (An Easy Way to Start)

How to Make a Mini Comic from Start to Finish (7 Steps)


Recommended materials for the beginning cartoonist:

  • HB or 2B pencils
  • Kneaded eraser or white eraser
  • Nib pens with C-6, C-5, or A-5 nibs
  • Non-waterproof India ink
  • Opaque White
  • Sketchbook or copy paper
  • Ruler
  • Bristol board
  • Winsor & Newton sable brush number 3

See also: Drawing Words & Writing Pictures supply list.