My guest today is Richard Pettit, a comic strip artist.
Richard latest venture is a weekly comic strip called Oojo and Bink which is out every Monday. I just watched the brilliant first episode which Richard created as a short animation including doing all the voices.
Listen to the podcast at https://ideamedic.com/comic-strip-artist-richard-pettitt-talks-cartoons-creativity-and-ideas/
Tools and Books Richard Recommends
The Artist Way – A book by Julia Cameron
Morning Pages – Freewriting your thoughts in the morning – a brain dump
Mastering Comics – Jessica Abel
Calvin and Hobbes – A popular comic strip, the story of a boy and his real-only-to-him tiger
Bristol Board – A smooth surface board for fine detail illustrations
Pro Markers and Sharpie pens
You can find out more about Richard on his website www.richardpettittart.com on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Youtube
Some of Richard’s Cartoons
Oojo and Bink
In the News Cartoon
All images © Richard Pettitt