Spanish cartoonist, editor, illustrator and painter Luis García Mozos – perhaps best known in the UK for his work for Warren Publishing on titles like Creepy – has just confirmed … Continue Reading Acclaimed Spainish comic artist Luis García Mozos retrospective exhibition announced
Here’s a guide to comics artist Jim Baikie’s comics career, including his lesser known British girls’ comic work, revealing his huge contribution to many titles. Jim died in December 2017; … Continue Reading Jim Baikie: A Stripography (and some Musical Notes)
Illustrator Oliver “Oli” Frey is well known for his work in many fields – as a book and magazine cover artist, and as a comics artist. Although he started his … Continue Reading In Praise of… Dan Dare and Trigan Empire Comic Artist and Illustrator Oliver Frey
Artist Simon Myers has some wonderful origianl watercolour portraits commissioned by Titan Comics (some used as covers, some not) up on his Ebay page. We thought we’d share some of … Continue Reading Creator Spotlight: Doctor Who watercolours by Simon Myers
EXCLUSIVE: Gilbert Shelton reveals some Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers secrets, new collection extracts!
Following up on news of a signing by Gilbert Shelton at London’s Gosh Comics to mark the launch of the new collection Fifty Freakin’ Years of the Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers … Continue Reading EXCLUSIVE: Gilbert Shelton reveals some Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers secrets, new collection extracts!
Comics artist and archivist Lew Stringer has just posted a smashing item on his Blimey! blog about “Cat Girl“, drawn and co-created by Giorgio Giorgetti (writer unknown), a strip that … Continue Reading In Praise Of… Comic Artist Giorgio Giorgetti, creator of “Cat Girl”
Former Commando editor Calum Laird pays tribute to artist Gordon Livingstone, who died recently… When British comics lost Gordon Livingstone, they lost one of their finest servants. As I was … Continue Reading Gordon Livingstone – An Appreciation by Calum Laird
Sue Glanzman, US comic artist Sam Glanzman‘s wife, has asked Drew Ford, who has successfully got some of his most critically-acclaimed work back into print, to inform his fans that … Continue Reading Sam Glanzman Forever! tribute project announced after veteran comic creator enters hospice care
Leo Baxendale is a British cartoonist who should need no introduction to downthetubes readers. Not only was the creator of the classic Beano strips “Little Plum”, “Minnie the Minx”, “The … Continue Reading In Praise of… Leo Baxendale
We’re sorry to report the passing of US comic artist Bernard Albert “Bernie” Wrightson, sometimes credited as Berni Wrightson, after a battle with brain cancer. The news was shared on his web … Continue Reading In Memoriam and Celebration: Comic Artist Bernie Wrightson