Special Guest Tom Richmond


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This episode of ComicLab is sponsored by Wacom! On this week's show, the ComicLab guys are joined by MAD magazine's Tom Richmond to talk about caricature. They talk about...

  • The ubiquitous theme-park caricature
  • The International Society of Caricature Artists convention
  • Tom's technique for capturing a face
  • "That doesn't look like me!"
  • Where do beginners go wrong?
  • Has the homogenization of Hollywood hurt caricature?
  • How to improve your caricatures

Listener questions...

  • When your imagination exceeds your abilities
  • How to avoid zooming in too closely on digital art
  • How to you encourage people to create comics?

BUT FIRST... Dave tells a story about picnicking in Ireland

Special Offer! If you become a Patreon backer at the $5 level or higher before Thanksgiving, you'll get both "How To Make Webcomics" and "The Webcomics Handbook" as easily downloaded eBooks! Plus, you'll get a new episode of Drunk ComicLab — which will be available only on Patreon!

Limited-edition ComicLab enamel pins are now available at newevilbook.com and sheldonstore.com!

Find out when Tom Richmond will be doing a caricature workshop in your area. And check out Tom's books:

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Brad Guigar is the creator of Evil Inc and the editor of Webcomics.com
Dave Kellett is the creator of Sheldon and Drive.

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