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John Prentice – Tribute

John Prentice (1920-1999) was born on October 17 in Whitney, Texas. From 1940-1946 he served in the Navy. Having survived the bombing of Pearl Harbor, he went on to serve on two destroyers through eight major military campaigns. Having briefly … Continue reading

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Steve Ditko – Creating Spider-Man

In remembrance of Steve Ditko. November 2, 1927 – June 29, 2018 Here’s one of the most flawless and iconic pieces of sequential art ever produced – Spider-Man’s origin from Amazing Fantasy #15. These are the originals currently residing at … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Jose Delbo

One of the first teachers I had when I attended the Joe Kubert School was Jose Delbo. One of the exercises he would have us do every week was draw horses. The following are a few examples I kept (circa … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: George Evans

COMICS’ HIGH-FLYING AVIATION ARTIST by Steve Stiles In the course of an impressive career spanning half a century, George Evans has established himself as one of the comics field’s finest illustrative talents. During that time span, Evans has worked for … Continue reading

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Shout Out to Jerry Craft

Spotlight on writer/illustrator Jerry Craft! Jerry is an African American Literary Award winner (five times no less) and cofounder of the Schomburg Center’s Annual Black Comic Book Festival. In addition to his numerous graphic novels and books he’s illustrated, Jerry … Continue reading

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