Hourly Comic Day 2021

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I finally made it through an Hourly Comic Day! I posted throughout the day on Twitter and decided to post the completed series here today. We finished the James Baldwin documentary I am not Your Negro around 10pm after multiple pauses to answer questions from the younguns and that was it for drawing for me.

I tried to keep things simple & finishable so my parameters were:

  • no pencils, just inks & undos
  • hand lettering only (no messing with text layers in Procreate)
  • keep it messy
  • trace stock images if needed.

Some of my panels are absolute crap but it’s amazing how some halftones can give a little polish (I added the tones while watching the doc).

Have you participated in Hourly Comic Day? Do you like journal comics? Let me know in the comments.

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