Archive for the Friday Tag

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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A page from my sketchbook – some early ideas for a new story…  

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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One of my favourites from the pages Starlord and 2000AD. Created by Pat Mills and designed by Kevin O’Neill. B*ll*xed up by me.  

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Snaggletooth, dressed as Michael Jackson, channeling Norm from Cheers.

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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New Sancho story written and on the drawing board

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Don’t bother, Greedo: Han shoots first.

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Guest – Philip Barrett

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GUEST NOODLER This weeks Guest Noodler is Philip Barrett, who kindly contributed this great ‘Day at the Races’ piece.  Don’t forget to check out more of his work at http://blackshapescomic.blogspot.ie/ 

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Guest – Paddy Lynch

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This week we have Paddy Lynch (The Last Bus, Aquarium) stepping in as a Guest Noodler. Make sure to check out Paddys work on www.patrickl.net and www.patrickl.tumblr.com

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Deirdre de Barra

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More child-like indulgence, drew this guy and decided he couldn’t be anything other than a Mad Scientist :)

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Less of a doodle this week and more of a sneaky peek at the finished, lettered art for page 28 of my upcoming book “…And The Blood Flowed Green”, out in October from the O’Brien Press.

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Deirdre de Barra

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  Having a nostalgic summer noodling moment. Like a kid, just making sh*t up. On some planet that isn’t here, I’d have one of these to run amok in, Woohoooo!

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Alan has been watching too much goram Firefly lately. 

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Last week’s pencils-to-inks posting seemed to go down well, so here’s an udder one. It’s a page from my last O’Brien Press release “Destination: Homicide!”, and shows the progression from blueline pencil to inks. I scan the A4 pencil rough of the page in RGB, and using Photoshop convert the (grey) pencil line to 100% […]

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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This is pencils to inks for a page from the book I’m working on, …And The Blood Flowed Green. I keep the pencils (Faber Castell Columbus 4B) very loose and add all the details and correction in the inking, which I do with a combination of Edding 1200 markers, Stabilo .4mm Finepoints, Mitsubishi Unipin .2mm […]

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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Here’s a sketch/recreation of a favourite childhood memory. Except I only had the one in real life.

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Gary Reynolds

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 ‘It’s ICN’s birthday and the party’s been gate crashed by a zombie clown troubled by the eternal debate of ‘Brains’ or ‘Cake’

IRISH COMIC NOODLERS: Alan Nolan

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