ONCE YOU HAVE REACHED THE SITE CLICK ON FREE TRIAL
TO BEGIN MAKING YOUR COMIC.
CHOOSING YOUR TEMPLATE
• Once comic life has
down loaded you can
then pick one of the
many templates you
wish to choose.
• For example I chose
this template for my
• You can see in the top
right hand side of the
picture there are
pages and layouts you
THE IMPORTANT TOOLS!
At the very top of your project you will see a bunch of tools like the one above.
As you can see you can print your comics or even email them to friends, parents, or even teachers if you
Also you can add new pages to your comic to make it longer by simply clicking new page.
By pushing zoom in or zoom out you can look at your comic in greater detail.
The style button is just for changing the style on the font.
The bigger A and smaller A buttons are to make text bigger or smaller.
The inspector button is a button that allows you to put great detail into your comic.
Then last but not least the colors button and fonts button are simply for the text color and font sizes.
Underneath all the big buttons are the format tools where you can change font
color, size, shadow, bold, underlined, center it, or what ever you choose to make you comic the best.
ADDING BALLOONS AND CAPTIONS
• You can also add speech
or thought bubbles as well
to your comic.
• Also you can add the big
lettering for fight scenes or
however you please.
To the bottom right of your screen is where you can get your pictures from either Iphoto, Finder, or you can even use the camera to take your own picture.
For an example I will go to Finder, then I will pick my folder with all my pictures in it.
• Once you have
your pictures up it
is very easy to add
them to your
comic. Just simply
click on the picture
and drag it to your
comic and they will
appear like so.
• This is an example of a quick
finished project of the
• What makes Comic Life such a
great site is how quick and easy
it is to use.
WHY TO USE COMIC LIFE
Comic Life is a cool way to present certain topics and teach lessons. Its quick and easy
to use and any one can use it. If your looking to spice up your lessons and make them
more entertaining this is the site to use. Also you could have your students make their
own comics as a fun project. Another great thing about Comic Life is that is free to use
and easy to download.