MSP Comic-con! It’s better than they want you to believe!

“The future ain’t looking for friends, the future calls the tune and we dance to it.” The MSP Spring Comic con (May 14th-15th) is almost here. It’s run by the MCBA…so if you are looking for the MCBA comic con this year…they’re calling it the MSP.  I dunno, they told… Continue reading

The two things that ruined TWD finale for me

How far did you have to chase the mannequin for that leather jacket? Okay, I’m going to skip all the plot holes and idiotic behavior of the characters.  We all realized long ago that if we want to keep watching this show, we have to accept the world they created…we… Continue reading

Valiant Covers and con updates

I must be doing alright on the alternative covers for Valiant (as if there would be any doubt I would come up with fantastic stuff) I’m set to start one for X-O Manowar for them next.  Funny thing about my career, way more opportunities have come to me, than by… Continue reading

To go or not to go.

I was going to do a blog on how overpriced drafting tools are on ebay, and bitch about people thinking anything old is automatically 20.00 and the price should climb from there based on them adding the word “antique” even if it’s not an antique.  I had a whole vile,… Continue reading

Time to choose conventions…

“The time has come” the Walrus said ” to talk of many things” I’ll soon have a list of conventions to find me at this year.  So let’s talk Wizard World.  There’s been no bigger critic of these shows since I stopped going about 5 years ago.  Actually, first let’s… Continue reading

My Birthday, Comedy Central, and Valiant Ent.

***some of you had trouble viewing this earlier, we fixed the code, should be fine now.  Thanks for coming back.  If you don’t feel like reading through the whole thing, here is the info on the sale –online store. Coupon code -fallcon- is good for 25% off *** FIRST… a… Continue reading

“I didn’t really say that, but I probably will.”

 “…A Republic, if you can keep it.” This weekend is the MCBA Fall Comic-con in St.Paul, MN.  I will, for the first time in about ten years, not be attending. I had intended to not say much of anything about why, (an unusual show of restraint by me) but it… Continue reading

I am so damn tired

Okay…new blogs every Wednesday…so…uhm…here we go. I just did two mid-sized comic-cons in two weeks so I am tired.  So damn tired.  I’ll give the winners and losers of 2015 next week, I have to get a little info from a friend of mine on a couple of things so… Continue reading

Don’t judge a book by it’s illustrators desk

don’t judge a book by it’s illustrators desk or to see yourself as the world sees you A by gone era of comic book publishing known as “the Golden Age” gave us the industry we have now.  Out of that era came the greats like Jack Kirby, Wally Wood, Alex… Continue reading

a commission for…myself

  When you are inking, you want to be loose…as in not tense.  I have a bunch of pages that I have been saving to do last, for the next book.  Illustrating can be just like any other physical skill, like say…being a pitcher in the major leagues, you are… Continue reading