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Putting It All Together: Amanda Retchless

This week I was trying to show a part of myself in my comic. A side that not a lot of people really know about me. That thing is that I love video games. I love it even more when … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Anh Ngo

In chapter 6 of McCloud’s text, he illustrated the idea of the importance of having a balance of words and image to describe the story that the author is intending to convey while chapter 7 discusses the idea of applying … Continue reading

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Putting it All Together: Ruby Hopkins

In my final blog post my goal was to create a story based off the perspective of my cat that I have. I figured that while the world around us has changed so much, our animals must be wondering why … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Dean Janikowski

In my comic I made sure to include all 6 steps as stated by Scott McCloud. In my comic I talked about Covid-19. The comic began with two Covid-19 cells that are named “co” and “vid” and they start off … Continue reading

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Putting it all together: Henry Igwala

For my week 15 comic I chose to illustrate what I go through almost every single day. Scott Mcloud says, “no other human being can ever know what it’s like to be you from the inside,” (McCloud, 194). So I … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Sabrina Hoenes

For my final comic I decided to use a different program. Instead of using Illustrator like I had in the previous weeks. I decided to use an application called Procreate. The reason why I decided to change programs is because … Continue reading

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Putting it all together: Mitchell Delmage

The idea behind my comic was to draw the first thing that came into my head. So I created a fuzzy monster. I just wanted to create something that was totally different and completely unusual. Whatever would come to my … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Chloe Brusseau

In chapter 7 of McCloud’s Understanding Comics, he discusses the 6 steps to humans motivation for making art, and bringing a comic together. First is the idea. My idea for this comic was to show my individuality. I used a … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Malvin Malai-Harrison

For this blog, I wanted to create my comic using Adobe Illustrator to see what I could create as opposed to using pen and paper like the comics I made in previous weeks. For this week, we were asked to … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together: Jon Preng

For my week 15 comic, I decided to use music as a way to express feelings and attitude for an individual. On page 194, Scott McCloud stated, “no other human being can ever know what it’s like to be you … Continue reading

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