Skip to main content

How I draw my daily webcomic on my website

I go over the process for how I draw my daily webcomic I post on my website.

I've been drawing this comic for about 4 years now. It's a diary comic called "Then This Happened..." I think of something that happens to me each day and I try to express it in four panels. No punchlines, just a slice of life from my day.

Related link - Collected books of my webcomic from the past three years are available now on Amazon in eBook and paperback!

In the video, I show how I use the program Medibang Paint which has a feature to create the panels automatically.

picture of guy and a webcomic panel screen

Then I write out the text for each panel and the drawing settings I have been using on my Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen.

picture of guy drawing webcomic on screen with pen

The story that I draw about in this video deals with a problem I've been having with an online distributor that has been claiming songs as theirs by my band Lorenzo's Music which I feel like that happens a lot!

You can check out the finished comic on the website here


Listen To The Podcast

Popular

New song! Variation witch

Keeping up with my plan to release new music every month.  This time around I venture into the punk blues realm. Sort of a mixture of The Black Keys and The Eels . This is a song called "Variation witch" by my band Lorenzo's Music .  The cover art is actually an antique top that I have in my collection. What I liked about it was the striped disc kind of like something in a Tim Burton film.

A quick peek behind-the-scenes of a new webcomic series. Coming soon!

I've recently paused my usual diary comic to dedicate my attention to an exciting new project—a fiction webcomic series featuring two characters that may be familiar to my long-time followers.  These characters, Bobert and the Monster have made appearances on my website before , and now they're taking center stage.  I'm working diligently with the hope of launching the series shortly.  In the meantime, I'd like to share this behind-the-scenes video of the drawing process for one of the upcoming pages.  Stay tuned for more updates as I bring this creative vision to life.

Working on a new comic

Drawing tablet screenshot I've been working on a new comic book idea. These are some screenshots of a few panels of a comic I'm drawing on my tablet. It's actually based on some characters I've had for a while called Bobert and the Monster . I don't even really remember how I came up with these characters themselves but the concept is:  It's a world made of monsters and humans are the ones that haunt and terrorize them. Specifically, Bobert the human haunts and plays tricks on the main character who is just called "Monster".  When I first started drawing them years ago they were just one-page gag comic strips. I was inspired to draw these characters based on those in-between comic stories I read in those old Gold Key and Dell comics from the 60s and 70s. Those comics would feature a main character like Yogi Bear or Huckleberry Hound . Then there were random one-page stories with a different character in the book to fill it out.  I had drawn a few o

Vintage Crusader Rabbit illustration drawing artwork by Robert Bemiller & Jan Neely from 1960

Here are some vintage artwork illustrations I have that are from a  Crusader Rabbit book from 1960 called "Crusader Rabbit in Bubble Trouble" . The drawings in this book were created by  Robert Bemiller & Jan Neely .  The book is based on the limited animated cartoon for Crusader Rabbit that was on television at the time. I've actually posted another book that one of the artists Jan Neely was involved in recently. An illustrated Hanna-Barbera book for the old Pixie and Dixie cartoons . If you would like to see more of the books that I've collected from resale shops over the years I also sell them in my eBay store to help support my podcast! You can buy some of the vintage illustrated books I have from my eBay store !