Working Daze by John Zakour and Scott Roberts

Working Daze

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  1. DeafSkull72

    DeafSkull72 said, over 1 year ago

    Never too old to believe in Santa!

  2. Leo Autodidact

    Leo Autodidact said, over 1 year ago

    Roy! He’s been there before.

    Trust me, he knows the way.

  3. Clark  Kent

    Clark Kent said, over 1 year ago

    Later a small plane tries to land on the roof
    with disasterous results.
    ………………………………………………
    Roy, while you’re up there, clean the gutters.

  4. tsandl

    tsandl said, over 1 year ago

    Is Roy having fun with anamorphosis?

  5. Thomas Scott Roberts

    Thomas Scott Roberts GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @tsandl

    Just a convenient device for a strip that’s always too close to deadline. yet it still took a good while to distort the lights to be anywhere near the angle to fit on the roof. John didn’t make it clear what he had in mind in this one- just that Roy was dong something complex for Santa to follow. From there I had to figure out what it might be.

  6. johnzakour

    johnzakour GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I give Scott artistic freedom.

  7. vwdualnomand

    vwdualnomand said, over 1 year ago

    how about leaving up your lights year round?

  8. Burnside217

    Burnside217 said, over 1 year ago

    @Thomas Scott Roberts

    So do you keep a reference folder so that if you need the outside the house again, you have some idea what it looked like before or is it from scratch each time?

  9. Perkycat

    Perkycat GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    It is always sad when a child no longer believes in Santa. Let him believe as long as possible.

  10. phritzg

    phritzg GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I really like the attention to detail; straggler leaves still in the gutter, and flashing around the chimney. Great work, Scott. By the way, we don’t have any snow on the ground here in our part of Wisconsin, either. At least, not yet.

  11. Jeff0811

    Jeff0811 said, over 1 year ago

    @Perkycat

    Somewhere between adolescence and Roy, I presume? Filtering truth based on experience is just a natural part of growing up.

  12. Hunter7

    Hunter7 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @Thomas Scott Roberts

    cool landing strip.

  13. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 said, over 1 year ago

    @Thomas Scott Roberts

    Excellent work Thomas, has a good feel to the artwork. Fools the eye into thinking it is actually a light source playing across a flat horizontal surface at an angle.

  14. Thomas Scott Roberts

    Thomas Scott Roberts GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @Burnside217

    Well we never showed it from that angle before. I have a permanent background of Roy and Kathy’s den I re-use. But this was a new drawing. We never discussed what kind of house or neighborhood they live in, but John’s never said “Oh that isn’t it” yet.

  15. Thomas Scott Roberts

    Thomas Scott Roberts GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @phritzg

    I don’t even know what state the characters live in. John might think it’s upstate NY where he lives, but I don’t know.

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