Category: Sunflower and the Dead Sisters

Sunflower & the Dead Sisters #49 & #50

This two set of strips reveals a lot about Marigold’s past.  #49 is a flashback, #50 is Marigold talking about it.  I really had a problem with the second panel of #49, how to deliver a dialogue like that. I wanted to show Steve as a racist asshole, and...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #48

Go here to see the strip at the Sunflower site. I was thinking about switching over to the Marigold side but I really like writing for Daffodil.  The Marigold side got kind of serious and I like Daffodil because she keeps it both dark and light.  But I’ll have...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #47

Read the whole strip here. Tony continues in his harassment of Sunflower. It was a lot of fun to draw panel 2 with all the contrasts. Professional artists do it really well and I admire the confidence that they have in knowing that their bold use of light and...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #46

Click here to see the strip on the Sunflower site. In my notes last time I wrote that this meeting wasn’t planned. But it really seemed to serendipitous to ignore. When I was writing the bathroom scene, I had a line or two where Tony would say something directly...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #45

You can read the whole comic here. There really isn’t very much to say about this one. Sunflower goes in search of Daffodil and runs into other people instead. What’s surprising to me is how weirdly this fits — I didn’t really think about this happening until I started...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #44

You can see the whole strip here: https://www.claycomix.com/sunflower/posts/44/ Daffodil is back.  The Marigold/Emmy arc is really a lot of dialogue so switching back and forth makes it a little bearable I think.  I like this character because she is genuinely kind and concerned but awful macabre at the same...