Comics, Lettering and Other Stuff from the damaged brain of Jim Campbell
Wednesday, 6 May 2020
Workflow Hints #2
Just another quick timesaver. Has some kind soul sent you a bunch of artwork files that are on-spec but have annoyingly huge file sizes...
Monday, 10 February 2020
Zound Effects And More!
(aka Lettering the Zaucer of Zilk) Very shortly after 2019's excellent Thought Bubble convention, I received The Call from none ...
Thursday, 30 January 2020
Affinity Designer: Alternatives to Adobe Illustrator for Lettering
Anyone who follows me on social media will know that I fairly regularly point people to Serif's Affinity suite (Designer, Photo, Publ...
Monday, 30 December 2019
Facts matter: an apology Facts. They're important. Recently, talking on social media about a previous matter relating to Bleeding Coo...
Saturday, 26 October 2019
Desert Island Fonts
About a million years ago, artist PJ Holden (who's actually a very handy letterer himself) tweeted on the subject of lettering: ...
Monday, 21 October 2019
Quick Workflow Hints #1
I really need to stop neglecting this blog. I apologise – I've been lured away by the siren call of other social media and my brain has...
Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Value Your Time: No One Else Will
I recently mentioned on Twitter that I was having a good work day, averaging eight pages of lettering per hour, which prompted a surprised r...
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