Category Archives: Cartoonists

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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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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The Secrets of Spider-Man!

I just found out that my niece Heather thought that Spider-Man’s webbing is organic (like in the Tobey Maguire Spider-Man films) as opposed to a device that Peter Parker created. For her to make this mistake is bad Uncle-ing on … Continue reading

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Coloring Spider-Man

Back in 1992, when I was the colorist on staff at King Features Syndicate, I got the chance to color the Spider-Man newspaper strip. Usually this would be handled by someone Marvel hired, but if it was a reprint or … Continue reading

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Wizard World Minneapolis 2017

A few pics from Wizard World 2017 here in Minneapolis. One of the best parts of Wizard World this year was getting to see Jose Delbo again. He was one of my teachers at the Joe Kubert School back in the 1980s. The … Continue reading

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Al Baruch February 27, 1928 – November 17, 2015

I first met Al Baruch back in 2003. He was head of the Cartooning department at Hofstra University’s UCCE Youth Programs at the time and hired me as one of the teachers. A Navy veteran, Al had studied at the Art Students … Continue reading

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