I've talked at times about how, as I make Without Moonlight, I have to constantly make choices on what to include and what not to from …reality.
By that I mean that true, documented (and even photographed) events from the nazi occupation of Athens during WWII are so grotesquely ...
When You Have to Tone it DownTantz_Aerine at 12:00AM, March 5, 2022
Secret Dens of EvilAndreas_Helixfinger at 12:00AM, Feb. 13, 2022
Privacy. It’s something we come to appreciate even in our early childhood, don’t we. Forming our own little secret club in a tree house we keep in a remote spot in someones backyard somewhere, for which only our closest friends, and schoolmates of common interests and preferences, may ...
Absorbing Another Artist’s Art Stylekawaiidaigakusei at 12:00AM, Feb. 7, 2022
A teacher once told me a story about an in-law who worked in the animation studio for a very popular children’s cartoon. The studio used hand-drawn animation for the first season and transitioned to more computer animation for season two and season three. The job entailed drawing the main ...
Growing Up with Louie (1953-2022)kawaiidaigakusei at 12:00AM, Jan. 24, 2022
Photo: Young Louie Anderson in “Life with Louie” TV Series. (1994-1998)
In another round of shocking events, the comedy world lost another great last Friday, with comic Louie Anderson.
As part of the target demographic for Saturday morning cartoons in the mid-nineties, my introduction to Louie’s humor was through ...
Back and ForeBanes at 12:00AM, Jan. 6, 2022
Characters and Backgrounds … and Compositing Different Styles
when I started putting my webcomic out I'd been drawing for most of my life already, and knew the characters and setting really well. The stories I would figure out as I went…and still do.
As far as the art goes ...
Friday Fashion Spotlight 5: Prince Edwin & Queen BeatrixieOzoneocean at 12:00AM, Dec. 17, 2021
The Significance of HairstyleTantz_Aerine at 12:00AM, Nov. 13, 2021
Hair is very important- the way we wear it is a form of self expression, a canvas for artistic exploration, and shorthand for who we are or want to be. This significance carries over even more in fiction and especially visual arts like webcomics, cartoons, and movies.
How a character ...
The KAMics Celebrates its Seventeenth Anniversary!kawaiidaigakusei at 12:00AM, Oct. 11, 2021
Felix the Cat: A Lesson in Comedykawaiidaigakusei at 12:00AM, Sept. 6, 2021
Photo: Felix the Cat in “Woos Whoopee” (1930)
Today, the United States celebrates Labor Day, a day traditionally used as a break from a day of work. It also signifies that Summer is coming to a close, schools are back in session, and the time has come to tuck away ...
Advertisements and Comic Submissions Available for Raytoons Comicskawaiidaigakusei at 12:00AM, Aug. 30, 2021
The folks at Raytoons Comics have an announcement:
Would you be interested in having a preview advertising your comic for in my Cartoon Avenue magazine?
The fifth issue will be sent out to print in a week, so I would need to know asap if you are interested in doing ...