If you don’t mind owning a calendar in German, then for €9.99 (plus delivery) you get 12 amazing images of dragons, beautifully painted by Hugo award-winning fantasy/SF artist Bob in a large-format calendar (35 cm x 51cm.
The small images here don’t do justice to Bob’s amazing work – check out the Kalendar’s page for larger versions.
Publishers Weltbild launched way back in 1948 as a small family business and have gone on to become one of Austria’s biggest mail order company for books, music, DVDs and gifts.
• Check out their web site using Google Translate if you don’t speak German via www.weltbild.at
• View or buy the calendar at: http://www.weltbild.at/3/17223719-1/kalender/kalender-premium-dragons-2013.html
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 Magazine, and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War” and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of “Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies” for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.
Categories: British Comics