want to read a Pam Bliss minicomic?Lots of my minicomics and other Kekionga stories are now available to read online. Just click on "READ A COMIC!" right above this message.
want to read a Kekionga story right here on the blog?This blog is full of illustrated fiction set in Kekionga and featuring the same cast of characters you find in the comics. Click on "Kekionga FICTION!" above to find a table of contents and links to all the stories.
looking for something? just type and click:
the last few posts
what manner of mysteries do I find here?
Tag Archives: the creative process
inktober! is going on! plus an inktober surprise
Haven’t seen much of me lately? That’s because I am working on a special Inktober project– this year it’s Mr. Rocktober, with a new Mr. Rock cartoon every day, based on the prompts from the official prompt list Some of them … Continue reading
Posted in other stuff Tagged cartoon, digital art, drawing, drawing of the day, the creative process Leave a comment
mr rock in sketchbook world
No one was more surprised than I was to discover that Mr. Rock was my first character who pretty much demands to appear in color. The others don’t mind it, but Mr. Rock doesn’t feel like himself without his turquoise … Continue reading
minicomics live: giant space worm
Minicomics Live continues. This is the page with the giant space worm on it. I really, really like the giant space worm. Also, we need a page number and an engine nacelle on the falling Shoebox Spacecraft. Also, also, so … Continue reading
minicomics live: about a bleach bottle spaceship
minicomics live: finished script
If any minicomics script is ever finished. This is as finished as it is probably going to get before it makes contact with the page. There is definitely one place I will have to make a major decision on the … Continue reading
minicomics live: the script, sort of
The first draft, such as it is, of the script. I used 8 of the 10 random words in the seed, or 8 of 12 if you count all the possiblities. Either way, that’s pretty good. I think I am … Continue reading
minicomics live: the random words seed
As mentioned before, I am going to base my script for this minicomic on a list of words chosen at random from an actual paper dictionary in book form. (I thought I was going to use my own late 70’s … Continue reading
Posted in comics and cartooning, minicomics live Tagged minicomics, minicomics live, the creative process Leave a comment
minicomics live at space online! this weekend!
It’s been a long time since the last Minicomics Live, but I’ve been inspired to try it again as part of SPACE On-Line this weekend. Yes, the Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo, one of our very favorite cons, has … Continue reading
mr. rock and the giant bug, etc.
Not everybody knew at the beginning that Mr. Rock really is a plastic action figure, about a foot tall, the size of a Barbie doll or an original GI Joe. It was part of his original concept in my head, … Continue reading
the mister rock files, too
Sorry to be so absent. This shelter in place time is really taking it out of me. Oddly, now that we approach the traditional 40 days (the source of the word “quarantine”, after all) I find myself feeling a little … Continue reading