Inspiring Artists

Amélie Fléchais
Jillian Tamaki
John Martz
Jon Klassen
Kenard Pak
Little Friends of Printmaking
Pascal Campion
Qin Leng
Rovina Cai
Ryan Andrews
Shoua Yang
Teagan White
Tou Yia Xiong
Victo Ngai
You Byun

Comics Resources

Cloudscape Comics – Comics 101
Cartoonists of Color Database
Comics Reporter
Comics Research
Creator Resource
Literary Agents Who Represent Graphic Novels
Making Comics
Making Comics by Scott McCloud
Paper Cat Press
Self Publishing and Printing Comics – The Basics
Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud

Illustration Resources

Business of Illustration
Dear Art Director
Drawn + Drafted
Giuseppe Castellano
Illustration Friday
Muddy Colors
Society of Illustrators

Children’s Book Writer & Illustrator Resources

Literary Agents for Illustrators
Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators
Writing, Illustrating, and Publishing Children’s Books: The Purple Crayon

Comics/Sequential Art Programs

Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Savannah College of Art and Design
The Center for Cartoon Studies
The Sequential Artists Workshop
University of Wisconsin-Stout

Comics/Sequential Art Scholarships & Submissions

Best American Comics
Creators for Creators
Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity
Jay Kennedy Memorial Scholarship
Myriad First Graphic Novel Competition
Slate Book Review and the Center for Cartoon Studies’s “Cartoonist Studio Prize”
University of Florida – TRACE

Diversity Resources for Authors & Illustrators

Awards and Grants for Authors of Color (Lee and Low)
Diversity in Kidlit (KidLit411)
Lee and Low Books
Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Diversity Resources
We Need Diverse Books


3 Point Perspective – The Illustration Podcast
Bobby Chiu
Comics Experience
Comics Manifest Podcast
Creative Playdate
Illustration Friday – Escape from Illustration Island

Make It Then Tell Everybody
Oatley Academy Podcasts
Picturebooking Podcast
The Art Corner
Will Terry