Initially I planned to draw and colour using comic markers. And I did halfway, only to realise how tiring and time consuming it was.
So I did the sleeping beauty and Snow White in copic, and the rest are digitally coloured:
“I have quite a potential, but if I find an easier alternative, I’d rather do it that way.”
I completed the rest of the panels.
“I am hardworking, but if given the opportunity, I’d rather not be.”
“I complain a lot, but at family gatherings, I shut up.”
Cinderella was the most morbid strip cause the mouse was forcefully stuffed into her mouth to ‘shut herself up’. Initially I just wanted cinderella to bow her head down and mop the floor quietly— but that was too normal.
3 Little Pigs:
“I always give my best, but if I face hardship, I crumble.”
From the start, I knew I wanted to have soft, pastel watercolour backgrounds. So I collected these from google.
At first I tried square backgrounds.
But I felt like they were too plain. So I tried circles, which were more messier and playful. Also, the squares looked too constricted and ordered. Didn’t like that.
Thus, circles it is: