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Flash Gordon’s Origin

Flash Gordon Sunday pages from 8/19/2001 – 10/28/2001 My homage to Alex Raymond via Flash Gordon’s origin sequence. For those who are familiar with Raymond’s work you’ll notice I tried to recreate a number of his panels from the 1930s throughout. Hope … Continue reading

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Flashback – 1996 Jim Keefe Interview

Here’s an interview I did when I first started doing Flash Gordon way back in 1996. The pic is from a few years into my tenure, and trying out the “artist goatee” look on for size. Interview by Jerry Craft

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Sally Forth – Hometown Reference

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… Excerpt from Francesco Marciuliano’s script for 9/22/2016. Scene: Exterior. Sidewalk. Right … Continue reading

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Uncle Whit and Aunt Pat

You end up using a lot of friends and family as reference when drawing comics. Take the following Flash Gordon page from October 31, 1999. Quick story synopsis: Ming’s attempts to conquer the Earth by means of a gigantic space … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon – after Moore, Bissette & Totleben

Today’s Flash Gordon (June 7, 2015) originally appeared February 16, 2003. Click on images to see larger. The third panel in the top row shows a progression of Flash’s scream as reflected in the creature’s eyes. To give credit where … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon 1/26/2003 – Photo Reference

Today’s Flash Gordon strip (5/17/2015) originally ran on January 26, 2003. Here’s some photo reference I took at the time with me (in a bathrobe) as Ming, and my wife’s nephew Chris as Flash Gordon As an artistic choice, I … Continue reading

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Flash Gordon 1/12/2003 – Photo Reference

Today’s Flash Gordon strip (5/3/2015) originally ran on January 12, 2003. And here’s some photo reference I took at the time. First up is me (in a bathrobe) as Ming. And next up is my wife’s nephew Chris as Flash, … Continue reading

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