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Book Making: Rachel Richey on redefining Canada’s comic heroes

Screen shot 2015-06-18 at 4.32.13 PM2. The second step involves darkening the line work and then removing most of the light colours. As you can see, some of the darker colours are still there, so I have to remove them with a little more care and attention to avoid damaging the lines. This caution is needed because these comics are scanned not from original art pages but first printings of the books themselves, which are almost 70 years old.