Tag Archives: Adobe Illustrator

“Doc, I’m Seein’ Spots Before My Eyes!”

Though it might look to some like I’m pretty much exclusively a fan of superheroes, I actually enjoy many different types of comics. And lately, I’ve had reason to go back and re-examine a lot of the old Harvey Comics. I’m dating myself by admitting … Continue reading

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Jeff Bonivert’s Atomic Man

“And now, for something completely different!” I’m digging deep for this one. The ’80s saw a lot of interesting, fun, odd, independent comics. Jeff Bonivert’s Atomic Man Comics was one of them. I don’t remember just how I first encountered Jeff Bonivert’s … Continue reading

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The Captain That Split the Scene

It won’t come as any surprise to longtime visitors of my site to hear this, but most of my friends know that when you say the words “Captain Marvel” to me, my default setting is to think of the original … Continue reading

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She’s a Wow!

Here’s a recreation/reinterpretation of the cover of Wow Comics #12, featuring Mary Marvel. You can compare it with the original here. Mary debuted in Captain Marvel Adventures #18, where Billy Batson discovered to his surprise that he had a twin … Continue reading

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Four Bananas Make a Bunch

I’m sure most of you remember the Banana Splits. They were that famous and influential rock band that changed the face of the ’60s with their music; songs that have stood the test of time and are still with us … Continue reading

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“Hey Franky! I’m Seein’ Double!”

We’re coming up on another Halloween here, and it seems I’ve developed something of a tradition of doing some kind of Frankenstein piece when that happens. Instead of doing just one this time though, you’ll see I got ambitious and … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Ones: Bee-29, the Bombardier

There’s probably a lot of ground I should cover to explain this one, so I’ll get right to it. In doing research for a recent project (which you’ll find out about at a later date), I was pointed towards a … Continue reading

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The Mighty…Motor Scooter??

Not long ago, I received an email from my friend and mentor, Larry Houston. He’d stumbled across the existence of this toy motor scooter from the ’60s that had a figure of Thor riding it. Marx Toys had apparently licensed … Continue reading

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Zita’s Back!

If you’ve checked in on my site from time to time, you may have seen my posting about the graphic novel Zita the Spacegirl last year. My last comment on the subject then (directed at author Ben Hatke) was “…I … Continue reading

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“We’ve Got You Covered!”

Perhaps some of you reading this might be familiar with the Covered Blog. If not, it’s a site where artists are challenged to take an existing, published comic book cover and reinterpret it. The results can be interesting, and I … Continue reading

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