Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Richard Corben wins the Grand Prix (award) at Angoulême! 2018

Richard Corben wins the Grand Prix (award) at Angoulême!

Mr. Corben's art is unique, well done, and as powerful as other greats such as Frazetta or Hugo Pratt.
Congrats to him and his wife.

He has drawn within several genres, and he even made some sci-fi movies.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Famed artist of Beetle Bailey, Mort Walker has died

Famed artist of Beetle Bailey, Mort Walker has died.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

DC is giving Superman back his red chonis!

Seven years ago Superman lost his underwear--trunks--and now he is getting them back in the 1,000 issue of Action Comics.

previous art by Alex Ross

I believe Paul Levitz has edited or written the issue, and Jim Lee may have designed it.

Sal Buscema celebrates 82 years on this blue marble!

Celebration time for Sal Buscema.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Black Lightning Strikes at CW

After several decades there is a Black Lightning show and it seems well received.
The character was created by Tony Isabella and Trevor Von Eeden.

Art by Kevin Nowlan

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Silvio Sal Buscema

Silvio Sal Buscema will celebrate his 82nd birthday at the end of this month. He is known for his work on the Hulk, Rom, and Spider-Girl.

He is a great family man as well.

January 8 marks the passing (28 years ago) of Bernie Krigstein a master of Sequntial Art

This January 8, 2018 marked the 28th anniversary of the great Bernie Krigstein's passing. He was a true comic book innovator and teacher. He took his time creating his pages, with a discerning lens.

I highly recommend all of his work.

Happy Birthday to my good friend Sam Kieth today!!

It is Sam Kieth's birthday today. Help celebrate and buy one of his books.

We both hail from Stockton.
Sam has worked on the Maxx, Sandman (with Neil Gaiman), Wolverine, and on Epicurus.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Jim Baikie passed eleven days ago--famed for his work with Alan Moore

Jim Baikie collaborated with Alan Moore on Skizz and on the Vigilante, for DC. Baikie was born in 1940.