Monthly Archives: October 2010

Lynd Ward reissued

I mentioned a Lynd Ward book I have a copy of back in 2008 here. I see that the Library of America has just released a new set of his stories in two hard back editions. Of course, once again, … Continue reading

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The Statue With No Head

Continuing with the Halloween theme and the topic of my last post, here’s some more material related to one of those ideas that don’t go away. I received some really fun emails from people who shared tales of their own … Continue reading

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Halloween With No Head

I get obsessed with some projects. I guess I’d call them personal projects as I usually don’t envision them as being a ‘product’ put out for purchase. They are usually a little dark in tone, and the same themes keep … Continue reading

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New York Times – Line By Line

I’m always about 6 months behind whatever is happening in the world around me, I’m on some sort of delayed timer now. The best stuff on TV, the best new movie – I finally find it 6 months later. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Step-by-step with Erik Johnson

I was forwarded a cool post where illustrator Erik Johnson takes us through a step-by-step for his The New Republic cover. Erik and I have worked on a lot of projects through the years. Comics, kids books, animated shows. I … Continue reading

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Monster Contest

The Monsters from Stevens Elementary Kids Club monster drawings were amazing. I put a few of them together to share on the art above. It was fun to see the creativity and cool drawings. I had a lot of favorites. … Continue reading

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Monster Drawing Contest

  First off, I know I’ve been quiet on this blog for quite some time. And I hate to use the ‘I’m Just Too Busy’ excuse. I mean, we are ALL busy. I’m the one with the blog and if … Continue reading

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