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Scott Ford's rules for making comics

Episode Summary

Winnipeg comics creator Scott Ford tells RFK how making rules helps him craft vivid fantasies.

Episode Notes

Before he makes comics, Winnipeg author and artist Scott Ford makes rules. Scott build virtual sets and plans ahead by plotting things like page size and panel shape to focus his creativity.

He tells hosts Justin Chandler and Jacob Dubé how that process translates into the vivid fantasies he creates in stories such as "Ark Land" and "Boreal."

Scott also explains what it was like making a newspaper comic for The Manitoban.

RFK airs first on CJRU 1280 AM in Toronto. Support the station and this show through our Patreon.

This episode was edited by Mitchell Thompson.