A raging work-in-progress panel of Corbie - one angry bird! I've still got some work to do on the draft pages before I can move on to the finalized pencil art. Fortunately the remaining pages in this issue take place indoors and don't require me to lovingly render any more woodland areas or grassy fields...

First rough pencil art preview from Corbie issue 4.

Spread the word around

The girls are back in town

Art for an upcoming video on my YouTube channel about Action Master ! This is a homage to the Joustra Diaclone box art for the pre-G1 version of the original Optimus toy.

Original version of a panel from "Corbie" issue 1 versus the new art. All of the main cast is being redrawn to be more on-model, the early pages are getting recoloured, and a new cover and bonus material is being added.

I really wasn't sure about this project as it requires so much time that could be spent working on new content, but now I'm back on-board. I'm enjoying getting to fix some of the really glaring panels from the early pages that always bugged me!

Indie artist shilling my wares 

A small teaser of the full Art Nouveau / Alphonse Mucha style cover for the expanded and remastered version of Corbie issue 1. I'm gradually going through the first issue of CMC and making changes for a future release that you'll be able to own in both digital and print formats. Be sure to follow the various Corbie accounts across IG, YouTube and Twitch to watch it all take shape on the livestreams! 👩⚔🔮🌃

Streaming schedule for the upcoming week. My current plan is to get the cover for the remastered version of issue 1 finished, then get started on redoing some of the original artwork. All times are subject to change - I'll keep you posted about any breaking amendments...

IG: instagram.com/readcmc

YouTube: youtube.com/channel/UCRWnParWf

Twitch: twitch.tv/readcmc

Streaming again on Twitch now! Hoping today I can get this Art Nouveau cover for the issue 1 remaster completed. And that I can finish my work on the letter "A".

twitch.tv/readcmc/

This was originally created for World Day, but only now did I get around to producing this giant-sized poster. A hi-res digital version has now been made available to all donors on Ko-Fi for anyone who'd like to create their own print versions at any size. Further goodies will also be made available to those who contribute, so stay tuned!

ko-fi.com/corbie

It's here! The third issue of "Corinne Morgan, Corbie", The Long Way Back Home, is now available for download and online reading. This one has been a huge undertaking but the end result is (IMHO) the biggest and best issue of CMC so far. I hope you'll enjoy the first Corbiefest of 2019! readcmc.com/comics/

Final pencils for issue 3 of Corbie were completed on Tuesday afternoon. Scanning and cleanup of the art begins today.

Those last few pages seemed to take forever to redraw and wore me down a bit. Feeling refreshed now and ready to move on to this next stage.

Playing with my new camera setup in OBS Studio. (Hot dang! No more dangling my phone above my desk with hairbands.)

Trying to gauge if there'd be any interest in comic making livestreams. If me and my frail little Scottish lamb voice talking about funny books while I draw them sounds appealing, let me know.

The deed is done.

The last page of rough pencils for Corbie issue 3 was finished late last night. Overall I'm pretty happy with the way it's shaping up. There are a few things I'd like to go back and change, but there's still plenty of scope for making tweaks before this project is done.

Work on the clean pencil art starts today!

I've been working on the rough art for Corbie issue 3 for a few weeks now, and the finish line is almost in sight. Another couple of pages remaining, then it's on to the next step in the production process.

Some of my favourite panels to draw are the ones with Corbie in action or flying around, as well as anything where characters break through the boundaries of the comic panels. Happily, these last few pages check all these boxes.

Here's another little peek at the art for next issue of Corbie. I wanted to have a super productive weekend and get a bunch of pages finished. It didn't happen. Thankfully the few pages that did get done look pretty good IMHO, so there's that...

I was feeling blue last night and struggling to push through with pencilling the next page of the comic, so I decided to switch things up and create some new chalkboard art instead.

Some days I grapple with self-doubt, but I always believe in Corbie, and that having a superhero for introverts / HSPs to identify with is a good "caws". If you'd like to help support it, you can donate to the CMC Ko-Fi at ko-fi.com/corbie

Highlights from today's Corbie pencilling sessions. Rough art is always subject to change, especially when I drop the ball like I did with the second image. Corinne had removed her helmet during this scene and I accidentally drew her with it on, so now I need to partially redraw it.

Welcome to the wonderful world of sequential art, where you get to manage not just props and wardrobe, but continuity too 😅

Found this pen doodle of Corinne from... I'm gonna say about 2012... while rummaging around in my desk drawer.

Not super different to how she looks today. The most notable change is that she used to have braided strands of hair above her temples that met up around the back of her head. That element didn't last long as her design was cleaned up / simplified for comics.

The feeling when you realise this comic has nineteen pages and so far you've managed to draw five of 'em

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