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.

Veterans Day

Here’s to my Dad on Veterans Day. Richard J. Keefe (1925-1992) Part of Patton’s 3rd Army in World War II. And here’s a video I made awhile back honoring the men who served with him in I-304-76. For more on … Continue reading

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Ted’s Dad Dies

A little behind the scenes on today’s Sally Forth strip. First, Francesco Marciuliano’s script for this strip. Monday Scene: ONE PANEL. Interior, Hospital Hallway. Same Day. Long shot down the Palliative Wing Hallway. In the distance we see Ted and … Continue reading

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Comics – Pricing your Work

  I get asked a lot what’s a decent page rate for comic book work. First off, it’s hard for me to price a project blind without knowing the specifics. It’s like a building contractor making an estimate before coming … Continue reading

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Inktober 2017: Week 2

“Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month.” –Jake Parker Just did a couple this week. Hope to do better next week… (click on images … Continue reading

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Inking Sally Forth

Video of a sketchbook drawing I did that was a giveaway prize at Doc Schaefer’s 24-hour comics day challenge 2017.

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Inktober 2017: Week 1

“Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month.” –Jake Parker I didn’t do one every day, but here’s a few I’ve done so far… (click … Continue reading

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Southwest Journal Interview

Here’s an interview I did recently for our neighborhood paper the Southwest Journal focusing on how I reference local locations for use in the Sally Forth strip. On the Comics Page, Scenes from Minneapolis For the blog post where I used … Continue reading

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