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by JonS
Tue Aug 05, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Literary Agents for Graphic Novels
Replies: 8
Views: 5009

cool stuff, this is a great thread!
by JonS
Mon Aug 04, 2008 11:40 am
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Sorta legal question
Replies: 4
Views: 9333

Sorta legal question

Hi all, I'm working on a book that takes place in some actual locales. I was wondering if anyone knows the rules regarding having a real business with its logo shown in your comic? And likewise, what's the legality of replacing, say, 'Burger King' with something like 'Burger Queen' with the exact sa...
by JonS
Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:14 pm
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Cool, art-y type stuff in Montreal?
Replies: 1
Views: 2291

Cool, art-y type stuff in Montreal?

Hey, I'm visiting Montreal this summer for the Int Jazz Festival and was wondering if any native Quebecians have any recommendations of cool things to do, along the lines of galleries, cool shops, venues, cafes, cool streets to walk, or any artsy-type stuff. I could scour travel sites for hours but ...
by JonS
Thu Jan 17, 2008 11:40 pm
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Where to print postcards and STAPLE! Indie Media Expo
Replies: 1
Views: 2512

Where to print postcards and STAPLE! Indie Media Expo

Hi, I'm looking to get some of my work printed on postcards for an upcoming show...does anyone have suggestions on a good website/service to use? I use vistaprint for business cards/stationary, but I want these to be decent quality....I see alot of artists at shows who have their prints on postcards...
by JonS
Tue Nov 06, 2007 1:27 am
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: Tee Designs!
Replies: 4
Views: 1988

Tee Designs!

Hi everyone, I had a few tshirt designs I wanted to get some feedback on, see what you guys thought and if they would work on a shirt.... thanks! http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/temp/flyflyaway.jpg http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/temp/squall.jpg http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/im...
by JonS
Fri Nov 02, 2007 11:52 pm
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: Trying out some new stuff...after Klimt
Replies: 2
Views: 1370

Trying out some new stuff...after Klimt

Hi...I'm trying out a new style, sort of inspired by Klimt...

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by JonS
Tue Oct 30, 2007 9:35 pm
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: Some of my latest artwork/screenprints
Replies: 2
Views: 1383

Some of my latest artwork/screenprints

Hi, just wanted to post some of my latest stuff.... This was just an idea I had, sort of Craig Thompson/Hope Larson inspired.... http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/temp/mic_check.jpg A Ramakien demon from Thai legends and plays http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/temp/ramakien-multicolor....
by JonS
Mon Oct 29, 2007 7:39 am
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: Redesigned website
Replies: 1
Views: 1031

Redesigned website

Hi all,

I redesigned my website, going for a more personal look, and since is this a 'design' forum, thought i'd post it up for you to check out..enjoy!

http://www.fortunecookiepress.com
by JonS
Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: Latest artwork from short story
Replies: 2
Views: 1834

yeah just switching it up a bit. but wherever you see the halftones it's turned into a funky pattern bc of the resolution change. it should look more like dots, like in panel 2
by JonS
Wed Oct 03, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: Latest artwork from short story
Replies: 2
Views: 1834

Latest artwork from short story

Hi all, here's a page from a short story I just finished. It's going to be in the upcoming You Ain't No Dancer vol 3 anthology. It's my first time playing around with halftones trying to the mimic that ol' zipatone effect. This image is way off-resolution, the original is 1200dpi and so it's making ...
by JonS
Thu Sep 13, 2007 1:38 pm
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Business question about distribution
Replies: 0
Views: 1924

Business question about distribution

So I'm just getting into the world of self-publishing and wanted to see if anyone could offer some advice. What are the pros/cons of distributing through Diamond vs fufilling orders yourself? Self-distribution seems cost prohibitive (especially shipping), but are there any other selfpublishing model...
by JonS
Sat Sep 01, 2007 6:58 pm
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: New character designs!
Replies: 1
Views: 1430

New character designs!

I'm working on a new 7-page short story for an anthology submission, something that'll come out next year...here's some character designs I started on... I tried my best to lay on the San Francisco look, which is the setting

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by JonS
Wed Aug 29, 2007 8:54 pm
Forum: Storytellers Circle
Topic: First 7 pages of my book
Replies: 5
Views: 2705

First 7 pages of my book

Hi, not sure if I've posted here already, but this is a 7 page preview of my new book Hurricane Season #1. Hope you like! http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/comics/hs1_1.jpg http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/comics/hs1_2.jpg http://www.fortunecookiepress.com/images/comics/hs1_3.jpg http...
by JonS
Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:24 pm
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: First Time JJ Art Dump...
Replies: 21
Views: 7518

i gotta say those are gorgeous. Especially the balcony and northern lights one
by JonS
Sat Aug 11, 2007 10:46 pm
Forum: Illustration/Animation/Design Lounge
Topic: guitar hero
Replies: 1
Views: 1621

guitar hero

hi...new pic i did...feedback always appreciated :)

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