POLAR: 200 PAGES of Black, White and Red; or Noir, Snow and Blood
I sat down with Jamie S. Rich for an in-depth discussion of my influences and aims in FROM THE GUTTERS, ep 8!
It doesn’t show too much in the issue itself because we faded the artwork to imply a flashback effect, but I was shamelessly cribbing from Edward Hopper for this scene in Edison Rex 11. Only steal from the best, I say!
Lichtenstein missed a lot of killer opportunities with this guy, I tell you what
Follow that link! The Dewey book in the Kickstarter looks like a killer!
Michael spends a lot of time arguing with himself about covers. Sometimes he’ll get all the way through the cover stage only to reject it. Sometimes he’ll get all the way through the cover stage and @hermanos and I will get on a call with him, and we’ll find ourselves proposing another image entirely.
This is called working “ass-backwards,” for the record.
This was the first cover for Lazarus #9, the end of the second arc, “Lift.” It is no longer. Totally different image will be used for the cover instead. This is not because the image here is bad, or even inappropriate; we just had an idea that we liked more.
Michael posted these to his Twitter account (@MichaelLark66, in case you’re not following him), yesterday. I’ve turned them into an awkward animated gif so you can see his b/w art, and then the color version.
Reblogging because reasons.
First promo pin ups made for friends PERE PÉREZ and JESÚS ALONSO IGLESIAS for my next Project with The Mice Templar´s writer, Bryan JL Glass. FURIOUS will be launched next January.
Los primeros Pin ups de amigos PERE PÉREZ y JESÚS ALONSO IGLESIAS para la promoción de mi siguiente proyecto con el escritor de The Mice Templar, Bryan JL Glass. FURIOUS será publicado el próximo enero.
Get psyched! Then tell your retailer how psyched you are!