How do you tell a story without a full budget? Simple. Storyboards.
If you’re unfamiliar with the idea of storyboards, they’re a common step in the production process of films and comics. The blueprint the artists use to create the final product.
Here are a few examples from familiar stories:
We got to work with the talented sound designers at Clean Slate Films in Monterrey, California to bring ours across the finish line. It features the storyboard art of Jen Hersey based on character designs by Kate Carleton.
Because we’re sharing it for free as a mock-up of issue #1, it also includes a temporary music track also provided by Clean Slate Films. To hear the original soundtrack, listen to the Leaves-inspired Spotify playlist featuring Blondie, Jon Brion, The Temptations, Michael Giacchino, The Cramps and more.