RESOURCES

WRITING

Comic Script Basics - Nate Piekos
Writing the Pitch - Steven Forbes/ComixTribe
Writing a Successful Synopsis - Monica M. Clark
Making a Successful Comic Pitch - Faith Erin Hicks
Six Steps for Writing a Book Synopsis - Marissa Meyer
Let's Talk About Developing Character
Write! - Word processing program
Scrivener - Word processing program for scripting
Bird by Bird - Anne Lamott (recommended by Kelly Sue Deconnick)

COLORING

Color Palette Tutorial - Melanie Gillman
Soft Cel Shading Tutorial - Michael Sexton
Blending Copic Markers - Baylee Creations

LETTERING

Comic Book Grammar & Tradition - Nate Piekos
Anatomy of a Font - Nate Piekos
How to Hand Letter - Nate Piekos
Lettering Pt. 1 / Lettering Pt. 2 - Steven Forbes/ComixTribe
Handwriting Font Creator

MARKETING/SALES

Pricing Your Book - Steven Forbes/ComixTribe
Publisher Responsibilities - Steven Forbes/ComixTribe
ComixLaunch Crowdfunding Podcast
A Retailer's Tips for Selling Minicomics - Big Planet Comics

BUSINESS/TAXES/LEGAL

The Financial Reality of Being a Full Time Cartoonist - Faith Erin Hicks
Taxes for Freelancers - Kali Ciesemier
Cash Clock Legal 101 for Artists - Starry Night Artist Resources
Work Made for Hire - Katie Lane
ComixLaunch - Tyler James & Jeremy Melloul
Creator at Large - Jeremy Melloul
Distribution - Dirty Old Ladies Podcast

MOTIVATION/SELF-CARE

Dealing with Discouragement - Faith Erin Hicks
12 Exercises for Wrist Pain - Diet of Life

GENERAL RESOURCES

Unnatural Talent - Jason Brubaker
Understanding Comics - Scott McCould Making Comics - Scott McCloud
ComixTribe
Webcomic Alliance
Art & Story Podcast - Jerzy Drozd, Mark Rudolph, & Kevin Cross

DID WE MISS SOMETHING?

Have a great resource for making comics? Send it to infoATsquarecitycomics.com and we'll add it to the list!

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