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Writing a Comic Book Poem – Stuff To Do

Repetition and strong, harsh imagery are what make up the writing of this Comic Book Poem. The title – Stuff To Do – is very negative and makes the reader think that the victim of the Comic Book Poem was … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Comic Book Poem – Infront

Infront is illustrated in a Manga style – although not entirely. I am a big fan of manga and anime and I’ve always shied away from working in this style as it can be a bit overdone. I therefore developed … Continue reading

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Writing a Comic Book Poem – Infront

The text of Infront is fairly bleak. We paint a dismal picture but turn it around in the last line and offer hope and beauty. I think this is one of the creative things you can do with short Comic … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Comic Book Poem – Just Like

Just Like uses 3 separate images to present the story. Each image relates to the text that it is next to. For the illustrations I didn’t want to get too precise and wanted a free and easy approach. I think … Continue reading

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Writing a Comic Book Poem – Just Like

El Topo is a film by director Alejandro Jodorowsky. I wanted to briefly convey what this movie entails through the short haiku like Comic Book Poem. I think the text conveys a confident and proud character without being too descriptive … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Comic Book Poem – Out Come The Wolves

Out Come The Wolves starts with an explicit close up and by the time we reach the third illustrated panel the tables have turned. Here we see a beginning, a middle and an end. The illustrations tie the text together … Continue reading

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Writing a Comic Book Poem – Out Come The Wolves

This Comic Book Poem is fairly obscure and only really works in tandem with the visuals. The text gives little away, but it does show the we are dealing with communication and how people interact verbally. Give the text a … Continue reading

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