Stuff By Mark is Mark Reynolds, a UK-based artist who takes inspiration from the world of music to produce art and design in hope of making people like him. It seems to be working, with plenty of commissions for album covers from indie bands and individual artists, including Frank Black.
Mark’s recently been reimagining sings “as film posters for old, kitchen sink dramas’ series, including The Specials’ “Too Much Too Young” and Dexys Midnight Runners “Geno”.
Mark’s also previously created some wonderful posters featuring other bands well-known songs as wonderful homage on classic comic covers. Well worth checking out.
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.