100 pages - July 2008
ROUGH STUFF #9 (100 pages, $6.95) presents another fascinating journey into the creative minds and processes of comics artists, with interviews, articles, never-before-seen penciled pages, sketches, layouts, roughs, and unused inked pages from throughout comics history—plus critiques of newcomers’ work, and more! This issue features an amazing FOUR interviews, with ROB HAYNES (interviewed by fellow professional artist TIM TOWNSEND), JOE JUSKO, MEL RUBI, and SCOTT WILLIAMS, as each artist offers commentary explaining how their work evolves from concept and rough, into finished form. Plus: editor and pro artist BOB McLEOD presents an article examining “Inkers: Who Needs ’Em?”, RUDY VASQUEZ goes under the scrutiny of a ROUGH CRITIQUE of his work, and more! New painted cover by JOE JUSKO!