Rocket & Professor

 Posted by on September 29, 2005  Drawings, Updates
Sep 292005
 
Rocket & Professor

*+-Here is a quick sketch that took up a lot of time… Quite a few months ago Jeremy Adolphson mailed me a 4×6 card and asked me to do a quick sketch on it so that he could add it to his collection and online gallery. I did this pic and then lost it, then found it and [..READ MORE..]

Death Day

 Posted by on September 24, 2005  Friends, Reading, Updates
Sep 242005
 
Death Day

*+-In an earlier post I mentioned that Sam Hiti, has been working on a new book called DEATH DAY. Sam is being (understandably) secretive about the storyline, apart from the fact that it is set against a backdrop of war. But he did send me this preview page that shows the grittier style he will be using in [..READ MORE..]

Another RR#1 Review

 Posted by on September 16, 2005  Testimonials
Sep 162005
 
Another RR#1 Review

*+-Here is an excerpt from a new review of ROCKET RABBIT #1, from Comic Book Network (Issue #540 – 9/09/2005); My View by David LeBlanc ROCKET RABBIT #1 40 pages, black & white, Color Covers, 6.5″ X 8.5″, $6.00 created by James Baker As a follow up to NERVE BOMB #0, this title takes up the continuing adventures [..READ MORE..]

Mexican Independents day

 Posted by on September 14, 2005  Friends, Reading, Updates
Sep 142005
 
Mexican Independents day

*+-This weekend three cool indie comics creators have organized the first ever Mexican Independent Comic Book Day! (An event so huge it actually takes two days!). Rhode Montijo, Mr Rafael Navarro and of course Mr Bigtime himself, Hollywood Hernandez will all be signing and promoting their books in the Bay Area. Day one is Friday Sept. 16 in [..READ MORE..]

Yet Another Pinup

 Posted by on September 13, 2005  FanArt, Friends, Updates
Sep 132005
 
Yet Another Pinup

*+-I just got this super new SEPHI pinup today from mr BENTON JEW who, apart from being a storyboarder on lots of live-action movies, also does comics. He was the Editor of the Babes in Space anthology, that Nauti Girl appeared in last year. He also contributed a story called "Silent Swordsman" to the Komikwerks "Thrills and Chills" [..READ MORE..]

Cutsey and the BEAST

 Posted by on September 9, 2005  Updates
Sep 092005
 
Cutsey and the BEAST

*+-There was a live concert at the Isotope's last week featuring PINE AM, a trio from OSAKA that happens to be the latest favourite band of proprietor extraordinaire, mr James Sime. The Isotope has been a wonderful store since the day it opened, in a tiny space that could barely contain all its coolness, but now it has [..READ MORE..]

Recent reading

 Posted by on September 7, 2005  Reading, Reviews
Sep 072005
 
Recent reading

*+-GEMMA BOVARY by POSY SIMMONDS. Shamefully, I have had this book for months, and only gave it the cursory speed read until very recently when I finally gave this book the attention that it deserved. It took several nights to get through the book, as it is very dense and has layers and layers of stuff to read. [..READ MORE..]

LA weekend

 Posted by on September 5, 2005  Friends, Travel
Sep 052005
 
LA weekend

*+-I just spent a really fun long weekend in LA, visiting with a lot of my good friends from the Bay Area who have moved down there over the last few years. It's funny to see some die-hard LA bashers of a few years back getting comfortable in SOCAL. But I won't make too much fun of them; [..READ MORE..]