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How to Graphic Novel With Joie Simmons

My pal Joie Simmons is working on a How To Make A Graphic Novel for Kids and I thought the premise was cool.
He tells me it’ll be available online before World War III.

  1. CHARACTERS
    1. Your character can be a:
      1. Stick figure
      2. Little cartoon
      3. A dog, a cat
      4. Even a silly shape
    2. Make the characters talk
      1. Talk and react
      2. Normal talking
      3. BIG YELLING!
  2. PANELS
    1. Panels are where the action happens
    2. Think of panels as little TV screens
    3. ORDER OF PANELS
  3. LETTERING
    1. Try to keep it all the same size
      1. Bigger for yelling
      2. Smaller for whispering
  4. THE STORY
    1. You will need a beginning, a middle and an ending
      1. It’s best to have an ending in mind when you start.
      2. Yes, your story can be about absolutely anything, A princess, a pirate, a superhero dog.
    2. Stories can be one page or many pages. It doesn’t matter, just start and have some fucking fun!

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