SKETCH MAGAZINE #6
POWERS. A superhero police investigation story line with a unique twist. Where did this creative masterpiece originate? In the mind of Brian Michael Bendis. Brian Michael Bendis’s writing work in the industry has made him the hot new talent on the block. His work on titles like Sam & Twitch and Ultimate Spiderman made his work the stuff to watch. In the cover interview Sketch attempts to look in the mind of this spectacular writer and find out his motivations and the work ethic he uses when approaching his projects. Sketch continues rolling with Dan Davis’s Comics in Advertising. Dan guides us though a comic strip job for a utility company with the creation of Major Power. See the beginning of a three-part article concerning new territory of e-comic books. Just a small sample of what you can find in the expanded issue of Sketch #6.
Feature Interview Brian Michael Bendis, Beau Smith Wearing a Cheap Suit and Looking Good, Tom Bierbaum , Dan Davis Comics in Advertising, Mike Maydak Comics and the Internet: E-comics Boom, Pt. 1, Uncredited Inking the X, Bob Hickey Survivor: The Creation of a Comic Book, Pt. 1, Clint McElroy Mask Media: You Are an Expert, Terri Boyle Web Page Design, Ward LeRoc Digital Lettering: Fonts, Joe Corroney Designing a Comic Book Page, Chris Riley Digital Coloring: The Creation of a Digital Cover, Book Reviews: Star Wars: Episode One-Incredible Cross-Sections, Cerebus: Guide to Self-Publishing