What I’ve Been Up To!
My SDCC schedule: THURSDAY 3:00-4:00 MY LITTLE PONY SIGNING IDW Booth FRIDAY MODERN ROMANCE COMICS 2:00-3:00 Room 32AB Once a staple of the Golden Age, romance comics have faded into the background in recent years, but now they’re making a comeback and tackling a wider variety of love stories than ever before! CarrieRead On, MacDuff…!
I did the Space City Comic-Con this past weekend in lovely Houston, Texas. You may have heard about the show on the internets. Here was my experience. All of the show volunteers and workers that I had occasion to interact with were amazing. In particular, Cheryl did an amazing job and made sure I was takenRead On, MacDuff…!
Lots of people are going to write things about Darwyn. They should. Someone who gave us so many great stories deserves more than a few himself. Here’s mine. I came to Darwyn’s work through The New Frontier. It’s still one of my favorite comics ever. I had it next to me when I started LoveRead On, MacDuff…!
ABC’s Castle is one of my favorite shows. It was a show that was almost custom-built to appeal to me. It starred Nathan Fillion (like John Cusack, he exudes that “Wouldn’t you like to be me” vibe) as a cocky successful writer (more things I’d like to be) who uses his writing skills to solve murders (how cool is that?) withRead On, MacDuff…!
Rick Starr, Space Ranger was mentioned on the last episode of DC’S Legends of Tomorrow, so I thought he’d be a good morning warm up. The piece was done in Manga Studio, flatted in Photoshop with shading added in Painter. These experiments not only get my brain up to operating temperature but let me mess around with newRead On, MacDuff…!
My friends Andrea Letamendi and Brian Ward do the excellent The Arkham Sessions podcast, reviewing Batman villains from a psychological point of view. They’re going to be part of the new Imzy community, a new social media platform, centered on a positive community, in beta now. To promote the site, and because I designed the header for their podcastRead On, MacDuff…!