Steve Lieber

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STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 016: From One Artist to Another: Convention Advice

Posted on Apr. 8, 2014

Steve Lieber returns with great advice to any artist setting up at any convention ... it's that time of year again!

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Dilettante 015: Analyzing Eisner

Posted on Mar. 11, 2014

Artist Steve Lieber examines a Spirit strip by Will Eisner, and reverse-engineers the master artist's storytelling choices.

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Dilettante 014: Building the Low-budget World

Posted on Feb. 11, 2014

Artist Steve Lieber talks about how to tell stories that feel like the way they were told is the only way they could be told.

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Dilettante 013: On Giving a Good Critique

Posted on Jan. 14, 2014

Steve Lieber starts the New Year with a post on how to give a good critique to an artist.

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Dilettante 012: A Tale of One Wise Guy by One Wiseman

Posted on Dec. 10, 2013

Steve Lieber uses one of his favorite holiday stories to reveal a not-so-hidden lesson in storytelling.

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Dilettante 011: Thinking About Style

Posted on Nov. 12, 2013

Steve Lieber returns with some advice on how to develop your own style as an artist.

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Dilettante 010: A Cartoonist's Library

Posted on Oct. 8, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber returns with some helpful hints on building the perfect instructional library for cartoonists and comic book artists.

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Dilettante 009: Forming A Studio

Posted on Sep. 10, 2013

Steve Lieber talks about forming an artists' studio and the advantages of working together.

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HOW ARTISTS SHOULD READ A SCRIPT!

Dilettante 008: Reading a Script

Posted on Aug. 13, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber offers tips on how comic artists should approach and read each new script that they get.

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CONVENTION ETIQUETTE

Dilettante 007: Navigating Artists' Alley

Posted on Jul. 9, 2013

Steve Lieber returns with sound advice on the ettiquette involved in visiting Artists' Alley or any convention.

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IT'S THAT TIME OF THE YEAR!

Dilettante 006: Convention Season

Posted on Jun. 11, 2013

Steve Lieber talks about that most wonderful time of the year . . . comic convention season!

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WRITERS & ARTISTS: BUILDING A BETTER COLLABORATION

Dilettante 005: Writing for an Artist

Posted on May. 14, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber talks about how writers can better deal with their artist collaborators, including debunking the old myth: "Comics have an unlimited budget."

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WORKING SMARTER

Dilettante 004: Using Photo Reference

Posted on Apr. 5, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber explains how to use photo reference to improve and energize your work.

GET YOUR PORTFOLIO READY FOR WONDERCON ANAHEIM!

Dilettante 003: Showing Your Portfolio at Conventions

Posted on Mar. 11, 2013

Artist and Toucan blogger Steve Lieber offers some candid tips about getting your portfolio ready to show at conventions, including WonderCon Anaheim, March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center.

A VETERAN ARTIST ADVOCATES MENTORING

Dilettante 002: Bring Back Mentorship

Posted on Feb. 12, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber advocates bringing back mentorship for new artists in the comics world in his latest Dilettante column.

STEVE LIEBER JOINS TOUCAN!

Dilettante 001: Why I Love Comics

Posted on Jan. 14, 2013

Eisner Award-winning artist Steve Lieber joins Comic-Con's Toucan blog with his first post: "Why I Love Comics."