Last Sunday's beautiful afternoon saw the Lake Erie Crushers, Avon's Frontier League Baseball Club, bring their four-game win streak into Sprenger Stadium to take on the Normal Cornbelters. To celebrate, the Crushers management did what any business with fortitude and class would do if they thought about actually doing something fun and interesting. They scheduled a Superhero Day. Your … [Read more...] about SKR Comics & Lake Erie Crushers – A Superhero Day Team-up!
Space Patrol 216 Podcast #1
Join Mr. Personality and Dirk Drudgler as they transition from the legendary Comics Are Go Podcast to their new adventure, Space Patrol 216! This episode features highlights from 4 years of CAG podcasting! … [Read more...] about Space Patrol 216 Podcast #1
10 Awesome Things – Wonder Woman Tribute Edition!
The movie is out and it's a smash. It's time for my Wonder Woman Tribute. I barely remember the first time I read a comic book. I must have been about 6 or 7 and I think it was a Sad Sack comic. I also can't remember the first time I fell in love, although I do remember feeling something like heartbreak when a girl named Susan moved away in the middle of our 2nd grade school year. Young love … [Read more...] about 10 Awesome Things – Wonder Woman Tribute Edition!
Dirk Delivers Content
I am experienced in web content design across all media, having worked in Content Management, Publishing, Graphic Design, Video/Film Production and Web Design. I also write. I write a lot. An English teacher told me to never use "a lot." The facts don't change. With many years of business experience, I have worked with a wide range of clients. My clients include businesses in architecture, … [Read more...] about Dirk Delivers Content
Creating Comics Part 1 – Concept to Development
With our third comic, The Adventures of Mickey the Moose #2, successfully launched I thought I’d talk about the process I go through to make a comic. There are as many different ways to produce comics as there are comics, so this is just one of them. I control every aspect of the production from development to distribution. If you work with a larger publisher, it is a whole other … [Read more...] about Creating Comics Part 1 – Concept to Development
Creating Comics Part 2 – Writing the Script
So now you have your ideas all fleshed out so it's time to get them into a form your collaborators can use. This is your script. As with everything else in this process, there are many ways to do this. This is my way. 4) Writing The Script I usually start writing the actual script before I finish all the individual page layouts because the book evolves as I script it. I don’t want to be too … [Read more...] about Creating Comics Part 2 – Writing the Script