My buddy Kurt Mitchell recently scanned some of the various comic sketches he has done over the years, and I thought it would be fun to share them with you all, as Kurt does some very strong work (almost all the sketches are in ballpoint pen, which makes the quality that much more impressive).
I thought it worthwhile to show off the nice work of an artist I know, Bret Taylor.
Here’s a neat little description of Bret:
Bret lives and drinks in the beautiful city of Vancouver, where he also pays the rent with freelance graphic design work. He’s been drawing and painting his whole life, and hopes to someday get rich at it.
And he’s not interested in doing portraits of babies.
I feel weird using a term like “underrated” to describe Frank D’Armata, as he certainly isn’t underrated IN the industry, as Brian Michael Bendis asked for him specifically when beginning his Avengers run. However, when the list of “top colorists” get bandied about, D’Armata is rarely mentioned, and I think that’s a shame, for I think he is one of the top colorists working in the industry, as I will hopefully point out to you folks here, if you didn’t already know. Continue Reading »