Adding a lower 3rd text overlay in Blender’s VSE

I’ve added a new tutorial to my on-going┬áVideo Editing in Blender series – how to add and animate lower third and text overlays. I demonstrate two methods which have their own pros and cons: Using 3D text objects, and using the text effect strip directly within the VSE. Each has their own pros and cons Read More …

Colour Homebased strip appearing in Reverie relaunch

A Kickstarter campaign for the Reverie Comics Anthology has just been launched. Reverie was one of Australia’s most wide reaching magazines to showcase our comic talent. It ran from 1983 to 1987, and helped launch such talent as Michal Dutkiewicz (DC Comics) and Fil Barlow (Real Ghostbusters) onto the international stage. I was lucky enough Read More …

Using Youtube to drive Patreon support

So it’s the 5th month running a Patreon account (I paused for one of those months due to other commitments). I’ve recently gotten the word out on some blogs which have a wider reach than my own social media network, and this landing page for all things I do. The content is good quality, and Read More …

Now on Patreon

Ladies and gentlemen, I am now on Patreon!   Become a Patron!   It’s been a long time coming, but I’m finally creating tutorial content to get illustrators up to speed with Blender. I’ve attempted to allow simple tipping at just $1 a month for those who just want to support my work, but if Read More …

Talking stats on webcomic

I began Homebased as a personal project, but also as an experiment in marketing an idea via the internet. As most of you are aware, things are always changing. New ways to distribute, share and promote your work are always cropping up, and older ways become obsolete. I’d like to share a few preliminary results Read More …