DC Comics artist Freddie E. Williams II posts a regular series of YouTube videos with tips about how to become a professional comic book artist. Williams is the author of The DC Comics Guide to Digitally Drawing Comics.
Williams is currently wrapping up his run as illustrator of JSA All-Stars from DC Comics. He is a Kansas City native who currently lives in the Missouri suburbs.
The folks at the Backroom Comics Podcast interviewed comics creator Phil Hester at the 2010 Emerald City ComicCon. Iowa-based Hester, who’s a great friend of this blog and a regular at Kansas City conventions, talks about many of his current projects, including the story of how a “Son of Fin Fang Foom” pitch became Firebreather.
Sara Stogner has created a short film featuring Blue Springs comics shop A to Z Comics. The short piece includes an interview with shop owner Debbie Welch, and includes comics customers and the Friday gaming crowd. Thanks to MidMoCoCo.com for the link.