Friday, June 26, 2015

Jacob Chabot - Skullboy

2015.04.11 East Coast Comic Con, Secaucus, NJ

Jacob Chabot is a NYC based illustrator. His comics have appeared in various publications, including Nickelodeon Magazine, Mad Kids, Savage Dragon, TMNT, Hello Kitty, X-Babies, Ultimate X-Men, Spongebob, Voltron Force, Black Widow, Captain America, Young Avengers and many other titles...

Chabot is best known for his comic The Mighty Skullboy Army, published by Dark Horse Comics, which was nominated for an Eisner Award in 2008 for Best Book for Teens.

Brazen robots! Hostile corporate takeovers! Ill-fated interns! Criminally insane turnips! Distinctly unhelpful helper monkeys! All await the readers ready to enlist in the ranks of the Might Skullboy Army! -  Dark Horse Comics

Chabot has also worked for American Greetings, The Princeton Review

Friday, June 19, 2015

Bob Budiansky - Sleepwalker

2015.04.11 East Coast Comic Con, Secaucus, NJ
"Where Dreams Blossom"

Bob Budiansky is a comic book writer, editor and penciller. At Marvel Comics where is is best known for his work on Transformers. He is responsible for much of the writing of the original Marvel comic and conceived the names of most of the characters including  Megatron, Ratchet and Ravage...

Budiansky also created the Marvel character Sleepwalker and wrote most of the issues of the comic. Sleepwalker is a character from the Mindscape a dimension that borders on the mind of all intelligent beings and is inhabited by strange creatures. Some are vey dangerous, seeking to invade the sleeping mind. The Sleepwalkers serve as guardians to defend the mind. However Sleepwalker from the book becomes tapped in the mind of a college student Rick Sheridan. When Rick sleeps, the Sleepwalker emerges...

Budiansky served as penciller for the final years of the Johnny Blaze - Zarathos version of the Ghost Rider, drawing the covers from 1978 - 1983...

As an editor at Marvel, he oversaw Fantastic Four, Daredevil and the Spider-Man Clone Saga.

At BotCon 2010, hasbro named Budiansky as one of the first four human inductees in the Transfromers Hall of Fame for his contributions to creating the franchise...

Friday, June 12, 2015

Sara Goetter - Boozle

2015.04.12 East Coast Comic Con, Secaucus, NJ

Boozle is a grumpy wizard on a quest to collect Macguffins, scattered all across the world. Luckily he has Bitsy, a cyclops and adventure enthusiast, to help him do just that. With a team like this how hard can it be?

Sara Goetter is a freelance illustrator specializing in comics and cartooning. She loves to draw stories about monsters and getting into adventures

Boozle is drawn on the Harry Potter Dumbledore FDC. Dumbledore is the head wizard at Hogwart's School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The stamp features Michael Gambon as Dumbledore...

Friday, June 5, 2015

Eric Talbot - TMNT

2015.04.11 East Coast Comic Con, Secaucus, NJ

Eric Talbot is a comic writer and artist known for his work on Mirage Studios' Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. 

Talbot co-wrote the graphic novel The Melting Pot, with TMNT creator Kevin Eastman and Simon Bisley. The story was published as a 4-issue series by Kitchen Sink Press between 1993-1994. Key characters from the story became the basis for the film Heavy Metal 2000...