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I Draw Comics Kickstarter by RyanStegman

If you are interested in drawing comics but need to know how, we've created a book for you.

I know there are plenty of books out there that help you learn to draw comics, but with this one we've created a book that you can actually draw in and put to practice the lessons you've learned. We give you blue line templates to work over.

I contend that if you complete all the exercises in this "workbook", you will be a better artist, and hopefully be able to start working on your own comics.

Check out the kickstarter, where you can buy the book here:…

You can also find out more at

And finally, an interview with Matt Marrocco and I, the creators of the book:…

Thanks guys!
  • Listening to: Nuttin'
  • Reading: Amazing Spider-Man
  • Drinking: coffee
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iluvartstuff88 Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013
Can this book be purchased already? Oh and great job on Superior Spider-Man #1 but come back to Scarlet Spider-Man, please!!! We miss you.
RyanStegman Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013  Professional Artist
You can pre-order it at And no, I'm not coming back! Except for covers. I'm staying on the covers!
iluvartstuff88 Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2013
Thank you for replying, I shall pre-order...oh and awwww :(
NunoWho Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2012  Student General Artist
Ryan, I'm that website... WHERE do I actually "click" to buy the book? THere's all so many options that I don't know what they mean.
YaLyn-Vinkindo Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2012   Digital Artist
Wow. I thought about this idea as well during the start of 2012. Looks like you beaten me to it. (It would of took me 4-5 years to get it done anyway.)

Congrats on the Kickstarter. Too bad I missed it. I'm gonna pre-order it in your website anyway.
SeanAAdams Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm kinda pissed that I missed this Kickstart. I pre-ordered anyway but now I have to wait until December for mine. Phooey!
elguluso Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2012  Student General Artist
Im glad the project was sucessful, can't wait to get my book
GabbyFe Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2012
So excited to see this happen :) I pledged for a book and am telling all of my artist and comic geek friends.
Blackn-Yellow Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2012  Professional Filmographer
Ever since I picked back up on reading The Amazing Spider-Man I was hooked again. I never realized as a kid just how marvelous the story really was and yes, I made a Marvel pun just now. I do think this would be a really wonderful tool and I'll definitely be picking up a copy, but I also believe that just instructing on how to draw comic books is not enough for some artists. I think that any artist wanting to draw comic books should practice life drawing daily in order to get a grasp on good anatomy. Are you one of the artists for the newer issues of Spider-Man, by the way? I'm only on issue 251 of the Amazing Spider-Man currently, so I'm familiar with John Romita, both jr. and senior and I admire every bit of the old and new style of Spider-Man. The twisting forms, the graceful curvature, the energetic figures and the musculature must have taken years of practice to accomplish. Give Stan my best for creating such a wonderful series and I hope to see 600 more issues of Spider-Man!
JoeyVazquez Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2012  Professional General Artist
Just got mine!!! :D
seggleston Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2012
Damn you, Stegman, and your ability to take my money! When I get paid I'll throw my funds into the Kickstarter pot.

I look forward to learning from you. Of course, I draw about as well as I diet...
JohnnyFive81 Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
An innovative idea, and one that deserves to do well.
Writer4Commissions Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Professional Writer
Cymae Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
I pledged to this, am quite excited :)

Any chance you'd be willing to divulge how you do your publishing to those of us wishing to embark upon bookmaking of our own?

RyanStegman Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Professional Artist
I'm not in charge of the publishing, my partner on the project Matt is! Otherwise I'd gladly share.
Cymae Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
would he be willing to share then I guess?

Congratulations on the funding by the way!
SlamfistMedia Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2012
I think I know what Slamfist Media is backing next!
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