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Hawkers Magazine

Every artist struggles.
What matters is how these struggles are overcome.

Read about how these amazing artists and writers have overcome problems and obstacles throughout their careers. Gather wisdom. Learn their techniques. Follow in their footsteps. We all need a little pat on the back once in a while.

I'm A Legal Alien

We, all of us, are aliens.

The flagship story of Hawkers Comics, I'm A Legal Alien asks the questions, "What does it mean to be alien?" and "Aren't we all, in a way, aliens?"

Filipino Artist Interviews

How to Overcome Artistic Self-Doubt with Hulyen

Julienne Dadivas a.k.a. Hulyen is a comics artist and graphic designer. She graduated from the University of the Philippines, Diliman…
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Consistency and the Ability to Accept Criticism with Ingrid Tan

Ingrid Tan works as a part-time game artist and freelance illustrator. She is also the illustrator of several children’s books,…
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The Simple Yet Admirable Love of Comics with Freely Abrigo

Freely G. Abrigo’s artistic career as a cartoonist began in 2000, when his strip Kulas was syndicated by The Manila…
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The Top 10 Lessons We Learned After a Year of Selling at Komikon

This is NOT a success story (at least, not yet). Rather, This is a story of what we did in…
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Want a Resonant Character? Give Them Their Own Groundhog Day

Have you ever had that feeling as though every single day of your life were exactly the same? That there…
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Why Leon Is One of THE Best Examples of How to Avoid Cliche Characters

When you were creating and conceptualizing your characters, did you ever get that feeling that you’ve seen them somewhere before?…
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