By Nathan Olsen & Robert Olsen

Behind The Scenes

A photograph of a comic strip drawn by Nathan Olsen from Haiku Comics before it is inked.

I thought I’d give everyone a little peek at what the comic looks like before I ink it. I print panel guides onto a sheet of 2-ply bristol board and then pencil with a vermillion Col-Erase. (I find the light orange color easiest to remove in Photoshop.) Inking is done with Prismacolor Fine Line Markers and I use a Pilot G-2 for lettering.

Comments (3)

  1. So I would give you a picture of my behind the scenes, but it pretty much looks like a computer screen with a beer next to it. Different strokes :)

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