Helps to work fast and small (8cm x 11cm) that way you can get a good idea if the comoposition is working well or not.
With things starting to take shape it's time to lay out the word balloons. At this stage elements can still be tweaked and twiddled with should there be issues with my intended layout.
Then when it's all scribbled in and shaded out and the bubbles are working the way I hoped, it's time to crack out the pen pot to lay down the law with some lovely blacks.
All done, just a bit of toning…..
…and tiz all done :)