Comics Portfolio

Alison Kent

February 2024

Introduction

What follows is a selected sampling of my work that is relevant to my project, Spain’s War on Memory. For other examples, see my postings on the SAW Mighty Network, Instagram (Alison_Kent49) and Mastodon (@Pica@mastodon.art).

Trips To The Prado Museum in Madrid, Spain

(Diary Comics, 2021)

COVID-19

I used to work as a graphic designer and writer for the UC Davis Wildlife Health Center. In other words, I hung around a bunch of wildlife epidemiologists, many of whom were already working on an international pandemic prediction project funded by USAID. I learned a lot more about pathogen transmission than I ever wanted to…

Inktober 2023

I decided to take the opportunity last year to use Inktober as a way of exploring hatching and to improve my skill. With the constraints of a 5” x 5.25” rectangle, and a fine-nib Pilot Metropolitan fountain pen loaded with De Atramentis Document Ink (brown), for the first time, I followed the official prompts exactly.

Recent Short Comics

Franco Head Studies