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.

Scouting Locations – Small Wonders Gift Shop

When a scene in Sally Forth calls for a specific locale (grocery store, movie theater, etcetera) I’ll often use spots around my hometown of Minneapolis for reference. Take the following… A recent script for Sally Forth from Francesco called for … Continue reading

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Al Hirschfeld’s Lesser Known Brother-In-Law Al Keefefeld

This week’s Sally Forth (9/11-16) has a title panel drawn by none other than legendary off off off Broadway cartoonist Al Keefefeld (brother-in-law to Al Hirschfeld). Coincidentally, same as Al, he also had a daughter named Nina. And as you … Continue reading

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The Homecoming

The Homecoming Author: Archie Goodwin Art: Al Williamson Creepy #112 (August 1979) Reprinted in Creepy #137 (May 1982) This story I was fortunate enough to see the original art to when I visited Al Williamson in October of 1998. Al … Continue reading

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Sally Forth Title Panel – 9/3/2017

Art by Jim Keefe My daughter thought I gave today’s Sally Forth title panel a Yellow Submarine/Pepperland sort of feel. Now when I look at it I hear “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.”

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Sally Forth Title Panel – 8/27/2017

Art by Jim Keefe

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The High Kings at the Cedar – August 22, 2017

Being that I am the totally unauthorized official Minneapolis artist for the famed High Kings, I thought I’d show you some art I did for their upcoming show at the Cedar Cultural Center. So first, here’s the inks. And here … Continue reading

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Autoptic 2015 – Minneapolis, MN

PFC Exhibit (“Pierre Feuille Ciseaux” or “Rock Paper Scissors”) at MCAD prior to Autoptic – August 7, 2015 Light Grey Art Lab Exhibit prior to Autoptic – August 7, 2015 Autoptic Festival 2015 The view from my table. And last but not … Continue reading

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