Friday, May 27, 2016

Trevor McCarthy - Nightwing

2016.04.17 East Coast Comic Con, Seacaucus, NJ

Trevor McCarthy is noted for his work on such titles as Batman:Gates of Gotham, Nightwing, Batwoman, Blackhawks, Green Lantern and the Atom, Thunder Agents and X-Men.. as a cover artist his work has been seen on Nightwing, Green Lantern Corps, Batman, Birds of Prey, Justice League Dark and others....

McCarthy has also provided work on the David Hine and Kyle Higgins character Nightrunner, featured inDetective Comics Annual #12. The character is an Algerian Sunni Muslim French citizen working for Batman Incorporated as the Batman of Paris...

McCarthy signed Nightwing #65

Friday, May 20, 2016

Bob Petrecca - Capt Cold

2016.04.03 Jersey Shore Comic Con, Toms River, NJ

Bob Petrecca, has worked on titles such as Dr Strange, Justice League Unlimited, Captain America, Superman and several other titles as an inker, penciller and cover artist.  This is my second drawing from Petrecca, and he always does beautiful work...


Captain Cold, Leonard Snart was created by John Broome and Carmine Infantino, as the fist super villain to face the Silver Age Flash, Barry Allen. Listed as #27 on IGN's list of Top 100 comic Book Villains...

Friday, May 13, 2016

Jeff Maksuta - Mr Freeze

2016.04.03 Jersey Shore Comic Con, Toms River, NJ

Jeff Maksuta is a champion among men, and though he holds the belt for conquering universes and destroying worlds, his true passion lie in creating cartoons and comic art. While he flexes his muscles across the land, he enjoys drawing very shapely characters and creating stories in a humorous nonsensical fashion.  If you don't believe this check out his site where he tells you the exact same thing...

Mr Freeze (Victor Fries) is a super villian from the DC Comic universe. Created by Bob Kane, David Wood and Sheldon Moldoff, the character first appeared in Batman #121 (1959) under the name of Mr. Zero. He is one of Batman's most enduring enemies, having faced Batman in the comic, televison, movies, and cartoons. the character was played by George Sanders, Otto Preminger, Eli Wallach, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nathan Darrow and voiced by Clancy Brown, Michael Ansara and Maurice LaMarche..

IGN listed Mr Freeze #67 on the Top 100 Comic Book Villains of All Time

Friday, May 6, 2016

Jacquelyn Elio - Killer Frost

2016.04.03 Jersey Shore Comic Con, Toms River, NJ

When the Geometric Snowflake stamps, designed by Antonio Alcala and Leslie Badani, were initially reveled, i was not inspired by the simple design. A couple of days later I started thinking of the various comic book characters with cold-related powers that would complement the stamp stamp...The common fact was to maintain the snowflake design.  I asked each artist to be sure to include a snowflake as part of their sketch...

The first sketch in the snowflake series comes from Jacquelyn Elio, her facebook page states she studied art at Sussex Community College. I wish you all the best in the field, thanks for the great sketch...

Killer Frost, created by Al Milgrom and Gerry Conway, is the second Frost character in the DC universe. Louise Lincoln was a friend of the original Frost, Crystal Frost, also created by Milgrom and Conway. Upon Crystal's death Lincoln recreated the accident that gave Crystal her powers and became the new Killer Frost to seek revenge against Firestorm, who she blames fro Crystal's death...