Comic Book Poems Series 5 – Portfolio- Lessons Learned

We now have Series 1 – Outsider Art, Series 2 – 1001 Monsters, Series 3 – Unfinished and also Series 4 – Eyes. But here we are looking back at Series 5 – Portfolio.

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Formula is probably the word that comes to mind when thinking of Series 5. I developed a style and embraced it. Most of the Comic Book Poems are 2 pages long and have a second page of character design.

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The stories within the poetry reflect on longing and loss and this has created a melancholy tone. Visually I tried to do different things with presenting text. Comic Book Poems allow readers to consume the Comics and the Poetry in different ways and having atypical text layouts allow this.

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Having a formula or theme is something I will develop in further series of Comic Book Poems.

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About Comic Book Poems

I am a writer and artist who likes to work with poetry, illustration, film and animation.
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