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At 4:13pm on February 21, 2019, Femi Olowofoyeku said…

Thank you

At 5:32am on September 4, 2018, Yoshi Rhul said…

Happy birthday, K. G. Adams!!! <3

At 9:30pm on July 17, 2018, Poporetto said…

Thank you for the warm welcome :)

At 8:36am on April 8, 2018, Laura "Rhimwill" Breitenbach said…

Hi there!

1: I enjoy lots of different genres, but I think action-adventure is what I gravitate toward, and I'm a sucker for Sci-fi.

2. My favorite of Takahashi work is probably Ranma 1/2. I love the humor and there's a lot of martial arts in it that Takahashi does a great job with.

3. The Sequential Art degree program does include a math class as a general education requirement (most degree programs at most schools do). SCAD gives freshmen the opportunity to take an exam to test out of having to take math. I was able to pass that test and take a science class instead, but most students don't pass that exam.

As far as college stuff in-general goes, I think the most important thing to look at is cost and your career goals. I didn't really understand the impact of student loans until after graduation, and between my personal loans and the loans my parents took out it is a crippling amount of debt that neither I nor my parents could afford. If you are thinking of going to art school, do so if you and your family can afford it and/or if you are 100% committed to making a living from your art (which takes a lot of hard work).

I don't mean to totally discourage you - going to SCAD was a great experience, and I got to meet really amazing professors and study abroad - but there is still a part of me that would have decided not to go if I had really understood the weight of the debt I would graduate with. I wouldn't want others to go the same path without thinking realistically about the consequences.

There are less expensive options, such as going to a cheaper state-school with a good art program, and using online learning resources. It'd take a little more self-motivation, but Imaginism Studios and Society of Visual Storytelling have tons of courses by comics artists and animators.

4. I do art digitally for the most part. I use Clip Studio Paint (also known as Manga Studio), which is a program made specifically with comics artists in mind. I highly recommend it. I used to use Photoshop and Illustrator, but I've since switched to using CSP exclusively. Seems like Medibang Paint has a comparable set of tools, tho. I also use a Wacom Tablet to draw. Someday I'll have a Cintiq :'D

Thanks for the welcome, and I hope your arts learning goes well!

At 8:07am on April 25, 2017, Keith Bradbury said…

Yes, we will be at PopCon. We have the Doctor Who booth. PopCon is usually a very fun convention; we like it.

At 10:08pm on April 24, 2017, James Stevenson said…

Thank You K.G.! Have a wonderful day and God bless!

At 3:39pm on March 12, 2017, Baden Thomas Hohapata said…

Thankyou! Im writing a childrens book(almost finished) and am seeking an illustrator as I have a publishing agreement with Lighthouse Publishing! 

ill post an advert in the next couple of days:)

God bless everyone and thankyou for the opportunity of being apart of this society!

B

At 5:39am on December 17, 2016, Quayla Cheers said…

Thank you, K.G! ^.^ God bless! :)

At 3:02pm on October 19, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Thanks for the suggestion to post my Inktober sketches on Paigeeworld - I've gone ahead and unlocked and then done it :)

At 5:28pm on August 12, 2016, T.R. Racki said…

Thank you for the welcome message.

At 9:07pm on July 25, 2016, Monica Bruenjes said…

Thanks for checking out my work!

At 6:32am on June 27, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Mine's advanceguard. looking forward to seeing what this is all about!

At 6:46pm on June 26, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Hey! Thanks for checking in. I am planning on doing so tonight or tomorrow, as I've got a lot of free time this week. I want to get some of my drawings as well as the cover of the first issue of my comic that's coming out on Comixology tomorrow. I will connect with or friend you when i make an account (if you're able to do that?)

At 9:21am on June 13, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Thanks for the added info on Paigeeworld. I think I will get on that site. Now that my comic is on a digital imprint, I can't post pages, but I'll at least post the covers for the issues that are coming out (which I'm excited about and think Paigeeworld folks who like Euromanga will appreciate)

At 8:51pm on June 1, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Hey! I did check out Paigeeworld - however I'm not too sure where to start. Is it like Deviantart for posting, and it shows all posts or posters you follow in a Pinterest thread? Also, is there a community aspect to Paigeeworld, or is it more about sharing art? Also, where's your art on there?

At 10:13pm on May 10, 2016, Matt Crotts said…
Sometimes I wish my natural style was a whole lot more like American or European manga styles. But I got into those influences way too late to do anything about it heh. I like that site, I'll have to check it out some more
At 8:24am on May 10, 2016, Matt Crotts said…

Hey - actually I don't know anything about PaigeeWorld. What is it? And I'm very curious to know which artist you saw whose work looked similar to mine

At 5:35pm on April 24, 2016, wretchlikeme said…
Thank you for your warm welcoming, K.G.;)
At 11:30pm on March 24, 2015, Ralph Ellis Miley said…
Welcome to the CCAS. If you have any samples of your artwork, I would encourage you to post them. May the God of our Savior, Jesus Christ, richly bless you.
At 10:23pm on March 2, 2015, Robert Stimpson said…

A warm (if belated) welcome to CCAS! Please feel free to ask for any help or assistance you may need; if I can help, I will. :)

-Robert

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