If You plan to take sneak upskirt photos at SDCC -... →
comicconpervs: As with anything on the Internet, I suspect there will be someone out there that will be, for lack of a better word, butthurt about my little endeavor here. So I figure I’ll explain myself here, and also to people who don’t understand what it is I mean when I make reference to Comic Con Pervs,…
Webcomics and Feminism: Another Problem I Hate...
Another problem I hate running into: A good comic, with clever art, and amusing writing. …and then I run into the rape jokes. This problem is even tougher, because the Penny Arcade guys were called on their rape jokes by upset readers of both genders, and their response was to scoff and titter, acting like their readers were all upset over nothing, and then to make a condescending fauxpology...
Webcomics and Race: A Problem I Hate Running Into
Hmm. A problem I hate running into: Clever comic with amusing art and story — and racial stereotyping. Keep reading because of the former, or give up because of the latter, or draw the creator’s attention to the latter, and hope for sensitive chagrin instead of self-righteous indignance over their art and their right to portray people as they want even if it’s racially...
Why You Want To Pay Your Artist
Why you want to pay your artist If you go into a store and buy a Hallmark card, $1.79 is reasonable. But if you’re paying an artist, $50 is reasonable. Why? You don’t walk into a supermarket and pick up a steak, expecting the potatoes and veggies to come along with it free, right? When you pay for a steak, you also pay for the wrapper it’s in, the butcher who killed the cow, and...
Just a rename notice
Decided my artwork and thoughts on same needed a Studio name under which to umbrella my various products. Introducing: Ardent Tomato Studio!