Work In Progress: Assembled In Illustrator


This week I put up two more pages of my continuing webcomic ARE YOU BEING WATCHED? on Patreon. These continue the storyboard sequence showing the history of the 24 Hour Comic, including my own part as the cartoonist holding the World’s Record for 24 Hour Comics– 17 so far:

David Chelsea is listening to: Bad Paper: Chasing Debt from Wall Street to the Underworld
by Jake Halpern


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As a special treat for my Patreon subscribers, I also put up a Secret Stash of work-in-progress images showing the creation of some panels from the storyboard sequence in Adobe Illustrator. Instead of drawing the panels by hand, I assembled them from various shaped components; circles, rectangles, and more irregular shapes, as in this example:



Here is a step-by-step demonstration of how I assembled a caricature of 24 hour comic inventor Scott McCloud:


Visit my Patreon page to see the rest of the work-in-progress images. Membership has its privileges; all Secret Stash material is viewable by Patreon sponsors at the $4.99 level and above.