​​Howard Wong is an award nominated writer and creative consultant. His passion for creative content and narrative development has led him to work in animation, comics, high-end collectible toys, intellectual property development, transmedia narratives, mobile & web games,​ marketing and creative content development. His collaborative works in comics have been nominated for the Joe Shuster Award's Gene Day Award, Comic Book Buyer's Guide Fan Award for Favourite Graphic Novel, the Ghastly Award for Favourite Horror Anthology. Howard has been nominated for the Joe Shuster Award for Outstanding Canadian Comic Book Writer and received Diamond's Gem of the Month for his creator-owned work.


He can usually be found traveling or eating somewhere on earth. Sometimes both at the same time.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Sketchbook - Creative Opportunity


SketchBook

I was asked by Sketchbook.com to write a series of articles for them about writing and the creative process involved in story development

In my article, 'A Writer's PerspectiveI shared my thoughts about the creative process in developing and creating strong immersing narratives.

In 'Conquering Creative ChallengesI talk about how creativity can be used to solve hurdles during the creative process. In my latest article I'm sharing my thoughts in how creative thinkers can seek out opportunities from social to old school networking to how best to get exploited. 

Click here to read it now and feel free to share the link.

True Patriot @ PAMA (Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives)!





TRUE PATRIOT: THE NEXT GENERATION OF CANADIAN SUPERHEROES

When: January 12 - March 30, 2014

Where: PAMA (Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives) 
9 Wellington St. E., Brampton, ON  L6W 1Y1 (Tel: 905-791-4055)

What: True Patriot is a Canadian comic book anthology featuring new Canadian superheroes created by award-winning Canadian comic book creators. True Patriot: The Next Generation of Canadian Superheroes will showcase some of the original artwork from the anthology as well as provide a look at the creative visual process behind comic book creation. An eclectic mix of media including both classic (pencil and ink) and contemporary (digital colour) techniques will be highlighted.

*FREE Admission & FREE Parking!

Photo: "True Patriot: The Next Generation of Canadian Superheroes" books, mugs, notebooks, sticker tins now at the PAMA Store.
Free parking, no admission required.