Ryan Dirks

Old sketchbook, I think his name was Rico #sketchbook

Old sketchbook, I think his name was Rico #sketchbook

First page of something I was doing for an upcoming anthology… unfortunately I lost a bunch of the pages in a taxi in Beijing.  Have to come back to it later fresh

First page of something I was doing for an upcoming anthology… unfortunately I lost a bunch of the pages in a taxi in Beijing.  Have to come back to it later fresh

Finally getting going on the Frontier #2. #studygroupcomics

Finally getting going on the Frontier #2. #studygroupcomics

I started an Instagram with travel photos and sketches, follow if you’re into that. ryandirks on Instagram

coffee shop sketch

coffee shop sketch

ryandirks:

Check out my new serial starting on Study Group today, it’s a western adventure comic in full color!  Updates every Thursday!  It’s a complete story told in 5 issues, I’m working on #2 now…. enjoy (Click the image to read the comic)

All of issue 1 is up now up… issue 2 is in the works slowly as I work on some other things.  I’m really excited to tell this whole story in 5 issues and get better at everything along the way.  !Thanks for reading and thanks to Zack and Shanna at Study Group!

ryandirks:

Check out my new serial starting on Study Group today, it’s a western adventure comic in full color!  Updates every Thursday!  It’s a complete story told in 5 issues, I’m working on #2 now…. enjoy (Click the image to read the comic)

All of issue 1 is up now up… issue 2 is in the works slowly as I work on some other things.  I’m really excited to tell this whole story in 5 issues and get better at everything along the way.  !Thanks for reading and thanks to Zack and Shanna at Study Group!

Hey guys, check out the first 21 pages of The Frontier #1 on Study Group!  Only 3 pages left….

Hey guys, check out the first 21 pages of The Frontier #1 on Study Group!  Only 3 pages left….

Character/inking test for a sci-fi story

Character/inking test for a sci-fi story

First 16 pages of issue 1 of The Frontier are up on Study Group!  

First 16 pages of issue 1 of The Frontier are up on Study Group!  

Rainy day inking study with Bryan Talbot’s Nemesis the Warlock

Rainy day inking study with Bryan Talbot’s Nemesis the Warlock

2 new pages of The Frontier are up! What’s wrong with Henderson?

2 new pages of The Frontier are up! What’s wrong with Henderson?

Check out my new serial starting on Study Group today, it’s a western adventure comic in full color!  Updates every Thursday!  It’s a complete story told in 5 issues, I’m working on #2 now…. enjoy (Click the image to read the comic)

Check out my new serial starting on Study Group today, it’s a western adventure comic in full color!  Updates every Thursday!  It’s a complete story told in 5 issues, I’m working on #2 now…. enjoy (Click the image to read the comic)

K E E P  I T  C L E A N  2 0 1 4

maxcapacity:

snakebomb:

Snakebomb crew at Linework NW: Patrick Keck, Ryan Dirks, Max Capacity, Josh Burggraf, Victor Kerlow, Jack Hayden, Mike Moseley-Smith and Eric Benton! AD and Karissa missed the photo op, sucka

nice group photo!

Linework NW was a blast, nice meeting and hanging out with everyone!

maxcapacity:

snakebomb:

Snakebomb crew at Linework NW: Patrick Keck, Ryan Dirks, Max Capacity, Josh Burggraf, Victor Kerlow, Jack Hayden, Mike Moseley-Smith and Eric Benton! AD and Karissa missed the photo op, sucka

nice group photo!


Linework NW was a blast, nice meeting and hanging out with everyone!

lineworknw:

Looking for some amazing art? Wanna find your favorite, or soon-to-be favorite cartoonist? Check out the fancy Exhibitor page and peep this new map! (the old one got deleted before we could post it, OOPS!)
THEN! Come to Linework NW this Saturday! It’s FREE!!!!

I’ll be hanging out intermittently at table 9 as an unofficial ‘guest’ with fine gentlemen Jack, Max, AD, Eric, Josh, Pat, Reuben, and more? Come say hi and/or get copies of Gray City 1, Snakebomb 3, Future Shock, and many many more

lineworknw:

Looking for some amazing art? Wanna find your favorite, or soon-to-be favorite cartoonist? Check out the fancy Exhibitor page and peep this new map! (the old one got deleted before we could post it, OOPS!)

THEN! Come to Linework NW this Saturday! It’s FREE!!!!

I’ll be hanging out intermittently at table 9 as an unofficial ‘guest’ with fine gentlemen Jack, Max, AD, Eric, Josh, Pat, Reuben, and more? Come say hi and/or get copies of Gray City 1, Snakebomb 3, Future Shock, and many many more