Off Panel #171: The Beach with Jason Howard

In this week’s episode of Off Panel, artist Jason Howard joins the show to talk his art and upcoming Image series with Warren Ellis, Cemetery Beach. Howard discusses his time studying graphic design, how that influences his art, his path to comics and focus on creator-owned work, the origins of Cemetery Beach, its appeal, world building, the power of his sketchbook, why things click with Warren Ellis, how he works, character acting, his colors, cover design, Sea Bear & Grizzly Shark, and more.

Thanks for listening to this week’s episode of Off Panel with artist Jason Howard. You can find him on Twitter at at The Jason Howard, on his website at Jason Howard art dot com, and in the upcoming Cemetery Beach, which arrives in comic shops everywhere on September 12th.

You can find Howard on Twitter, on his website, and his work in the upcoming Cemetery Beach, which arrives in comic shops everywhere on September 12th.

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Header image is from the cover of Cemetery Beach #1, art by Howard. Intro and outro music is Vulfpeck’s Outro from their album Vollmilch. Thanks to the band for letting me use the track.