Comic Demo + VanArts Course

Hey Vancouverites, I'm doing another FREE demo at Opus Art Supplies in North Vancouver (near Capilano Mall) on Sunday, September 7th from 11am to 1pm. I’ll be discussing the process of creating comics and I'll explain the typical stages of Script, … [Continue reading]

Watch Me Draw This Wednesday

9pm ET / 6 pm PT this Wednesday, July 30th @ www.livestream.com/steverolston. … [Continue reading]

I Just Launched a Patreon

You may have seen me talk about a comic idea of mine called TRAPEZIUS PEPPER. It's a project I've been wanting to write & draw for quite a few years now. A series of comics revolving around a writer-turned-gambler in a city filled with crime, … [Continue reading]

Raccoons and Humans and Bears, Oh My!

I've just made my latest sketchbook available to purchase online! “RACCOONS AND HUMANS AND BEARS, OH MY!” is a collection of my INKtober sketches from 2012 and 2013, including some notes about the drawings, the characters and what inspired … [Continue reading]

Sneaky Dragon podcast

While at the Vancouver Comic Arts Festival the other weekend, local funny guys Ian Boothby and Dave Dedrick had me as a guest on their SNEAKY DRAGON podcast. I had a great time, bullshitting with them about comics, Madballs and Ninja Turtles. You can … [Continue reading]

One Bad Review

I just stumbled across Hansel Castro's unflattering review of my 2003 graphic novel One Bad Day and I think I'm in love with it: "I recall Steve Rolston’s artwork for Greg Rucka’s “Queen and Country” never impressed me: the simple cartooning was … [Continue reading]

Vancouver Comic Arts Festival 2014

Another chance to see me out in public, if you're in Vancouver! The VANCOUVER COMIC ARTS FESTIVAL (aka VanCAF) is this weekend, May 25-26, at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre in the Yaletown district of Vancouver, BC, … [Continue reading]

Storyboards for Rebel Unit Media

Over the past year or so I've been doing the occasional storyboard gig for a San Francisco-based agency, Rebel Unit Media. Some of the jobs have been storyboards for live action commercials while others have been for animated instructional videos. … [Continue reading]

Fan Expo Vancouver 2014

This weekend I'm going to be at Fan Expo Vancouver! It's a three-day convention this year, filled with comics, anime, games and celebrities. You can find me at Table P-27 in Artists Alley. I'll also be doing a signing from noon-1pm on Sunday at the … [Continue reading]

Inkstuds Kickstarter

Robin McConnell has been interviewing comic book writers and artists for years on his INKSTUDS radio show and recently hit 500 episodes. Now he's teaming up with cartoonist Brandon Graham to take his show on the road and talk to creators on their … [Continue reading]