1. Talk to most any artist and they will tell you about a lifetime of loving comics and drawing. Artist Wes Craig is no exception. Here he talks about the role that drawing played throughout his life, leading him on a journey to becoming a comics pro.

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  2. No artist remains static through their career. New influences, better mastery of the tools and just plain practice make everyone change over time. Most often for the better. Here Dean Haspiel looks back and describes how his art has changed over the years.

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  3. While traditional tools for making comic book artwork, such as brushes and pens, still play a major role in creating, digital tools have found a place in many an artist's toolkit. Here writer/artist Dean Haspiel talks about what tools he uses and the place that photoshop has found in his process.

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  4. Veteran writer/artist Dean Haspiel talks about how he broke into comics, training with the likes of Howard Chaykin and Bill Sienkiewicz.

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  5. Every comic book artist uses a slightly different set of tools that play to their strengths and sensibilities as an artist. Here writer/artist Dean Haspiel talks about the evolution over the years of the tools that he uses to create his comics.

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The Comic Archive

Documenting how comic books are made from the first little itch in the back of a creator's head to slipping the finished issue into a mylar sleeve. Here are videos with comic book writers and artists, editors and fans.

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