Gail Simone’s #ComicsSchool
- Main page with all 5 “lessons”: https://comicsschool.org/pages/original-classes
- Day#1: https://comicsschool.org/files/comicsschool-day1.pdf
- Go to Day 1 and just read through the document. Her focus is writing scripts for a comic book, but so much of what she says applies to the art of making a comic as well, storytelling is important. I leave it up to you to choose the exercises you want to try, but in any case, there are a lot of ideas and encouragement in her threads, so even if you only read through them, that’s okay.
ConceptsApp drawing video #1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOZxfVp_fSc
It is only 10 minutes, but talks about warming up, relaxing while drawing, and sketching techniques.
Video #2 Learn to Draw: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d12N_zVtLrs
This one is a little longer, but only by a few minutes.
Be ready to talk about some of the things you’ve learned in the videos or reading!