Artist Tips Blog

Coloring Comics in Photoshop Tutorial 1-Getting Started

Color is everything. It can make or break your comic. A lot of beginners long for someone to show them how to color their comic books in Photoshop. Here’s a handy resource by comic artist Jon Hughes to post here at ICC for everyone’s easy reference. This is the first of a six-part tutorial. Practice as you go, and I’ll bet you see your skills improve a thousand fold! The first video is here.

If you find this video series has helped you, or you want to show a tutorial of your own, comment here! We all work in different styles, so let your expertise shine. Pay it forward and pass it on.

PamHarrison

Pam Harrison is one of the first and best known CGI artists in Independent Comics. Her work with the historical fiction series House of the Muses earned her the 2008 Prism Comics Queer Press Grant for Outstanding Series, and she continues her storytelling in a gripping sci-fi space opera adventure, A Deviant Mind, that far transcends its original LGBT audience. Her work has also appeared in ALPHABET Anthology, Dark Mischief horror anthology, Voices Against Bullying and more.
Her current series is the long-running scifi space opera A Deviant Mind, updating Sunday-Wednesday-Friday on http://adeviantmind.com/