Author Archives: Jim Keefe

About Jim Keefe

Jim Keefe is the current artist of the Sally Forth comic strip, he is also the writer and artist of the Flash Gordon comic strip - both available at ComicsKingdom.com. A graduate of the Joe Kubert School, Keefe likewise teaches Comic Art. Teaching and speaking engagements include SVA in Manhattan, Hofstra’s UCCE Youth Programs, The University of Minnesota and most recently the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Thomas Fluharty – As I Was Going Along…

I just got back from the opening reception of Thomas Fluharty’s gallery exhibition at the Inez Greenberg Gallery in Bloomington, Minnesota (a quick word of thanks to writer/cartoonist Craig MacIntosh for tipping me off to it). Fluharty is a prolific … Continue reading

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Networking and the High Cost of Comic Conventions

It’s been my experience that networking is the key in getting work in the art field. I know it seems basic but it bears repeating that if an employer is not familiar with you and your work then they won’t … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon Year One – Learning Curve

In 1995 I was hired as the writer and artist of the Flash Gordon comic strip (my first Sunday page appeared January 21, 1996). It was my first big freelance gig, and as with all freelance work, you have whatever … Continue reading

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Sally Forth Shout Out To…Sally Forth?

With all the cosplay in this summer’s Sally Forth storyline, I thought I’d put in an Easter Egg in reference to last year’s summer escapade. Take note of the cosplay in the foreground of the first panel for the Sally … Continue reading

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Sally Forth Cosplay – 7/12/2018

More Cosplay in the July 12, 2018 Sally Forth strip. Storm from the X-men, Goku from Dragon Ball Z, Black Panther, Steve from Minecraft, Elastigirl and a Battle of the Planets t-shirt thrown in for good measure. And here’s the … Continue reading

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