Happy Thanksgiving & Making Comics

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Thanksgiving is supposed to be about appreciating the good things in life. That’s a broad idea that is interpreted in deep and personal ways by each and every one of us. For some, it is appreciation of family and home, for the food placed on the table. For the people [more…]

NYCC 2015 Panel Presentation Slides

November 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Presentation deck and select photos from the educational panels at NYCC 2015. All panels hosted by Buddy Scalera NYCC 2015 Educational Panels by Comic Book School from Comic Book School Featuring the talents of Jerry Ordway, John Paul Leon, Sean Chen, Karl Kerschl, Dennis Calero, Dave Marshall, Warren Simons, Tim [more…]

NYCC 2015 Educational Panels Photo Set 1

October 24, 2015 // 0 Comments

Photos! Everyone loves pictures. Thanks to the magic of smartphones, we have more photos than ever for NYCC 2015. Big thanks those of you who joined us at the Comic Book School educational panels. We certainly had a great time! This year, like last year, our creative sponsor was Copic [more…]

Comic Book School Sample Shirts Arrive

October 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

I printed a limited run of Comic Book School shirts. People asked about these shirts last year, so I printed a very small amount and test them out at New York Comicon 2015. If the few samples I made sell, I may print more or even do a Kickstarter to [more…]

NYCC 2015: Panel Schedule

September 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

It’s back to school time again! This week, I’ll be at the legendary New York Comicon to give you four amazing educational panels that will help you excel in the craft and business of creating comic books. All of my panels are on Friday, October 9, 2015. The list is [more…]

Workspaces: Sean Chen

September 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sean Chen likes to get it right. As a top comic artist, Sean is sought after because he makes sure he gets the details right. His attention to detail draws the reader into every panel and every page. He creates a world so perfectly designed and stimulating that you become [more…]

Rus Wooton Fan Letter about Buddy Scalera

May 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

Remember that time I got a fan letter? Yeah, me neither. But apparently I got one while writing for Combo Magazine. I was looking for an old article I’d written and I found this letter from a guy named Rus Wooton. Yeah, that Rus Wooton. It was featured in Combo [more…]

Workspaces: Jerry Ordway

March 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Jerry Ordway can draw anything. His versatility and¬†consistency is what makes him one of the most respected artists working in comics today. He’s a multitalented creator with an impressive portfolio of work that includes penciling, inking, and writing. Over the years, Jerry has touched almost every major character in the [more…]

Favorite Covers Deconstructed: Captain America #230

January 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

Talk about impact! You can feel your teeth rattle in this one. According the the Marvel Wikia, the cover artists for Captain America #230 cover artists include Bob Layton and Ron Wilson with colors Nel Yomtov. This particular cover makes the Favorite Covers collection because of the sheer visual simplicity [more…]

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