Sally Forth – September 22, 2013

Quick post today showing some of the process that goes into a Sunday page…

Below is a preliminary sketch for the September 22nd Sally Forth.

I used a blue line for the set and an hb pencil for the figures to help separate them visually while drawing.

Sitting

Though the backgrounds are very minimal in the finished Sunday page, it’s important that I do the prep work beforehand so the setting stays consistent for the reader.


And here’s the finished inks for the drop panel.
The Sunday page that follows is courtesy of Daily Ink.

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About Jim Keefe

Jim Keefe is the current artist of the Sally Forth comic strip, he is also the writer and artist of the Flash Gordon comic strip - both available at ComicsKingdom.com. A graduate of the Joe Kubert School, Keefe likewise teaches Comic Art. Teaching and speaking engagements include SVA in Manhattan, Hofstra’s UCCE Youth Programs, The University of Minnesota and most recently the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
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