Do you produce or interested in producing comics? We have been publishing indie comics, web comics and graphic novels for over 10 years. We want to share as much of our experience as possible!
Season 1: We recently published a 200 page graphic novel The Djinn Jihad. This only took us one year from pitch to publishing! Jon recorded his process along the way and wants to share them. There are 19 free episodes including; writing, research, the emotional roller coaster of a story, the final script, frame layout, pencilling, how to mix a Red Horse, inking, scanning, frames, mine field breach, lightning tutorial, super speed tutorial, lettering, explosion, tarot card writing exercise, drawing vehicles and covers.
Season 2: We recently published a 200 page graphic novel The Djinn Jihad. When the publisher pushed the release date up a number of months Jon took to social media to promote the book. He documented a bunch of tips and strategies he used. There are 20 free episodes including; Absinthe, podcasting, hashtag management, Instagram, Pinterest, squeeze sheets, mailing lists, Twitter, automating Twitter, coloring, Wordpress and Landing Pages.
Season 3: Jon spends time developing four new projects; A prose short story to be published in an anthology for Booktrope's new Forsaken imprint, the launch and production of a new web comic, three issues of a printed comic story arch and finally a huge graphic novel follow up to The Djinn Jihad. So far there is 1 free episodes including: Stringing a Barbed Wire Baseball Bat!
We here at Stigmata Studios have a unique style of writing and art. Jon throws down knowledge and speed tricks and are offering to share for FREE! We indie comic guys gotta stick together. We will help you get started on the road to producing a comic book or maybe show you a different way to do tweak your process.
Stigmata Studio is an indie comic studios that has been producing comics featuring the heroic Nonstandard Assembly and its quirky members for over ten years. Our stories usually feature history, the occult, politics, myth, whiskey and violence with an edgy point of view. The Nonstandard is the name of the Stigmata Studios monthly newsletter, it is where we offer exclusive audio / art and comics content and sneak previews of upcoming projects, links to free "how to" content, funny cat picture and the occasional recipe.
"We are in love with our readers and audience and promise to not SPAM your faces, sell your email info or fork it over to the NSA." - Laurie Towers, President Stigmata Studios