Creating Webcomics: From Sketches to Final Comic

Sarah Andersen, Webcomics Artist & Illustrator

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8 Videos (16m)
    • Introduction

      1:09
    • Your Assignment: A Webcomic Based on Your Life

      1:00
    • Before You Draw

      1:05
    • Designing Your Character

      2:58
    • Making Your Model Sheet

      1:57
    • Finding Ideas

      1:44
    • Drawing Your Comic

      3:32
    • Social Media and Final Thoughts

      2:12
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About This Class

Ever think your life is like a cartoon? Join Sarah Andersen (of Tumblr webcomic series Sarah's Scribbles) as she shares a start-to-finish process for creating a webcomic based on your own life. This 16-minute class is full of tips on finding ideas, developing a character, creating a model sheet, and bringing 4 panels to life. While it's especially geared for beginners, it's perfect for all levels of illustrators, cartoonists, and enthusiasts who want an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at a Tumblr sensation!

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Such a valuable class! I watched all of it yesterday and I used my iPad and Procreate to play around with my character. Very useful tips Sarah!
Weronika Salach

Art with MAGIC

Because of Sarah's instruction, I feel I'm on my way to my first web-comic and animation YouTube channel. Thank u, Sarah!=D=D
A brief and straight to the point class explained in a friendly way.

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Sarah Andersen

Webcomics Artist & Illustrator

Sarah Andersen is a 22 year old cartoonist and illustrator. She graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014 and currently lives in Brooklyn. Her comics are semi-autobiographical and follow the adventures of herself, her friends, and her beloved pets.

Both Sarah's comics and illustrations have been acknowledged by the Society of Illustrators. The ongoing webcomic "Sarah's Scribbles" is currently syndicated on GoComics. She updates Saturdays and Wednesdays.

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