Scriptwriting: Finding Your Process with Brigitta Blair
Author-illustrator, UX/UI designer, and video game developer, Brigitta Blair will talk through: turning an outline into a manuscript, the pros/cons of working with different scripting software,and how to optimize your script for page turns.
Draw Comics Every Day with Alec Longstreth
In this talk, award-winning cartoonist Alec will show how working on your comics a little bit every day adds up, and can help you build discipline and a sustainable cartooning practice.
Coloring Like a Comic Artist with Rori de Rien
Use your non-comics experience to start making confident decisions about color! Rori will go over: coloring as storytelling, practical color theory basics, formulating “Limited Palettes”, building up to full-color, and using coloring styles that complement lineart.
KCU PITCHFEST SHOWCASE 2023
We just wrapped up our second Pitchfest competition, and it was incredible! We are proud to announce our showcase is now live. This showcase is filled with unpublished graphic novel projects aimed at kid and teen readers. Check it out!
Each week we host an event with professionals in the graphic novel industry, including agents, publishers, and creators.
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Join our community of kidlit-ya graphic novel creators that offers free and paid resources, courses, membership programs, and networking opportunities.