Years ago I could have griped nonstop about comic strips because I didn’t draw them myself! Now that I’ve put in my decade-plus of service, I can understand just how tough this can be! You definitely have to love it to keep going. In college I studied how to color comics using Photoshop Elements, and got a 100% grade on this cartoon (since recolored)! I displayed it in the college art show with a price tag of $23.00, but no takers! So now the poster of this strip hangs over my drawing board.

Here’s a video tutorial on coloring comics.