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Putting it all together: Edgar Martinez

When we were tasked to create a comic about our own individuality I was stumped. This is a question that always stops me in my tracks as I never know what makes me well me, I often overthink it and … Continue reading

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Weekly Blog: Show and Tell: Edgar Martinez

The show and tell chapter was really eye opening when It came to the concepts that it introduced and explored. It might sound dumb but I never really saw the connection between words and the images on a comic and … Continue reading

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Week Blog: Living in Line: Edgar Martinez

When I was thinking about using lines in this comic I kept coming back to the idea of clean and sharp lines vs rough, messy lines. I am a huge fan of the sketches and despite looking rough that they … Continue reading

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Graphic Novel Review: Edgar S. Martinez

The graphic novel that I chose to read and review is called Daytripper by Fabio Moon and Gabriel Ba. The premise of this graphic novel is what really got me into the novel as it follows Bras de Olivia Domingos. … Continue reading

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Northwest Alternative Comics: Edgar Martinez

When looking at the Northwest alternative comics this was one of the large framed ones. It was kind of hard to believe that these comics were created by people with pen and paper. There was a particular comic in which … Continue reading

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Closure and Time Frames: Edgar S. Martinez

When I was deciding on a graphic novel I decided to look online. The graphic novel that I found was Daytripper by Fabio Moon which is about a author who’s job is to write Eulogies however the graphic novel is … Continue reading

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Final Digital Comic: Edgar Martinez

Motivations I really wanted to create a collage similar to Lynda Barry’s style and her book. I loved the idea of having a variety of items just placed together with what seems to be no direction. I had a colorful … Continue reading

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Physical to Virtual: Edgar Martinez

I decided to scan a drawing I made of my first Dungeons and Dragons character known as Candu Man. I chose this to be scanned as it is special to me and i really liked the sketchy look that came … Continue reading

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Print Versus Digital Comic: Edgar S. Martinez

When we were tasked with creating a comic, I was nervous at first as it was something that I had never done. However as I worked I found it much easier and the flow of ideas came out much more … Continue reading

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