The Near-Sighted Monkey

Working sketchbook/notebook drawings by Guiliermo Del Toro

Dear Making Comics class,

Some people use their sketchbook/notebooks to help them work things out. We use them to imagine things, figure out how to make something, help us see and listen, and to help us lay out certain problems we are wondering about in a way that lets us know more about them. I like this kind of sketchbook/workbook best the kind that’s more of a place  to mess around than a place to make skillful pictures. Although it turns out that spending a certain amount of sincere time messing around in your notebook it just seems to lead to some beautiful pages anyway.

Love,

Professor Sluggo

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    We love our notebooks, oh yes we do. We love our notebooks, and we’ll be true….wait.
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    Yep. This is how I use mine, too! ?
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