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Gutted I can’t go to this as I will be away but a great opportunity for kids to get into comic-making… Download the first issue of Moose Kid Comics for free here.
JH Williams III is currently knocking it out the park on the art for the revitalised Sandman series, ‘Overture‘. In issue 3 he manages to somehow channel parts of Moebius, Bernie Wrightson and Drulliet into his own painterly palette. A real visual treat to behold in every issue with special Dave McKean variant covers and [...]
This is an interesting comic I picked up the other week out of curiosity. It’s a one-off ode to the masters of the art – Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko and Wally Wood – by Sergio Ponchione who’s a new name to me. He manages to give a brief overview of each artist’s career, contributions to [...]
Regular readers of this blog may have noticed that I post original comic art alongside copious amounts of comics news and such. This is because I’ve collected it since the late 90′s, mainly from artists who have drawn for the British comic 2000ad. The original art collecting community is a growing one but the 2000ad-centric [...]
This is excellent – a free 36 page comic aimed at kids by 40 artists with the intent of promoting unique characters with non-brand tie ins to a new young audience. Anyone with small kids will know that there aren’t that many weekly comics out there for the under 10s that don’t tie in to [...]