Video: 7 Hidden Patterns of Successful Storyboards

Video: 7 Hidden Patterns of Successful Storyboards

“7 Hidden Patterns of Successful Storyboards” I just posted the 60minute video recording of Saturday’s “sold-out” class here >>>

Read more
Storyboard Drawing Tutorial: Line of Action

Storyboard Drawing Tutorial: Line of Action

Line of Action: #2 of 12 tutorials made for the SpongeBob crew during the fourth season. Click through for full-sized image…

Read more
Tutorial: Silhouettes and Drawing Clarity

Tutorial: Silhouettes and Drawing Clarity

One of a series of 12 tutorials created for the SpongeBob storyboarding crew. Even the most experienced pros need to remember these basics of good cartooning! Click through for the high-res image…

Read more
Storyboard Pro Tutorials Video Toon Boom 04

3 Hours of new Video Tutorials on Toon Boom Storyboard Pro

Whew! I just completed one of my biggest projects yet: Three full hours of detailed tutorials for Toon Boom Storyboard Pro! They’re all free and available to view at this link: (click through for link)…

Read more
Storyboarding Process – How Clean is “Clean?”

Storyboarding Process – How Clean is “Clean?”

One of the questions I’m often asked by storyboarding students is, “How clean does a cleaned-up storyboard have to be?” Take a look at some actual SpongeBob production examples for the answer…

Read more
Rave Reviews for the Storyboard Secrets Course!

Rave Reviews for the Storyboard Secrets Course!

The reviews are pouring in, too…like this one:
“This course is amazing! in all my 17 years in animation I can honestly say I have never come across anything as informative and helpful to my career. I feel my work has improved solely because of them… go Sherm!”
Viv Heath, Storyboard Artist – Aardman Animation
click through for more…

Read more
spongebob_storyboard_notes_by_sherm_cohen_thumb.jpg

Visual Storyboarding Commentary on SpongeBob Burger King Commercial

Here’s a new kind of storyboarding tutorial based on a SpongeBob commercial I drew a few years ago. I have marked up the pages with storyboarding commentary notes to give some insight into the storyboarding process…

Read more