Closely
The Graphic Novel
 
 
 

Process

Each of 'Closely's 116 pages was created in the same way: from the script  would come a gathering of any necessary photo references, then the page is lightly sketched in pencil onto Blueline comic boards. Next, a fineline ink outline straight over the pencils and the image is developed with a variety of fineline and heavy marker pens. This of course is risky,and not necessarily recommended, to  ink directly over the original pencils. But it does add an extra level of excitement to the process....