Tag Archives: comic

Zoe Sparks: Stuffie Rescue Squad

My new all-ages graphic novel launches on October 6, 2014 at www.zoesparks.ca To give a little bit of insight into my process, I thought I would share some of my sketches and show the stages I go through in creating the artwork. 1. Writing/thumbnailing I start with a story goal in mind, a short written […]

Winter Holiday Posters!

Each year I like to come up with a unique holiday piece to send to my clients. Rather than a traditional card, last year I made a small 11×17″ winter themed poster entitled “Sled Slang”. This year I was feeling a little extra inspired so I’ve actually produced two posters! The first one is called […]

Strange Kid Shorties: Mail Order Monster

I recently completed a guest comic for Rondal Scott’s  Strange Kids Club comic – Strange Kid Shorties. Rondal ran it on the site in 3 parts, but here’s the full version. Thanks again Rondal for letting me have fun with your character, I had a ton of fun making this! Click here or on the […]

Drawing on Comics: Developing My Visual Communication Skills

Early Influence I grew up reading comics. Every Saturday my buddies and I would ride our bikes to the local comic shop and pick up the new issues. It was a ritual. I remember the small sweaty store loaded with awesome artwork— posters, figurines, graphic novels, and the colourful display of comics with the wonderful […]