The best comic book series to come along this last decade, is Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips’ noir masterpiece, “Criminal“. When a comic book makes your stomach clench, you know it’s special. Gritty, down-to-earth crime stories, with a different perspective in each installment, “Criminal” tells stories from the gutter – And the gut. The microverse […]
Sketchbook: THE WIRE
I often like my sketches better than the finished drawing. Sometimes these quick studies make it into the book I’m working on. Here is a couple of still sketches I did watching “The Wire“.
The Devil’s Concubine: SNEJBJERG COVER SKETCH!
Peter Snejbjergs first shot at the US cover. Stay tuned for final art.
Recommended: SUCKER PUNCH TRAILER
I couldn’t help link to this kick-ass trailer for Zack Snyder‘s latest, “Sucker Punch“. It seems the director of comic book adaptions “300” and “Watchmen” has outdone himself with this crazy flick. It’s got EVERYTHING in it! Sword-wielding, machine-gun toting hotties in schoolgirl outfits, exploding airships, zombie Nazis, samurai robots, fire breathing dragons and Vanessa Hudgens. Wether this is […]
Work in progress: STILETTO
Shark Sequence part II Here is another look at the dream sequence I discussed earlier. It symbolises loss of control, probably one of the biggest fears of modern man. I guess there are other interpretations, like the fact that sharks have to keep moving or they die. Fierce predators, reacting on instinct. Maybe they are […]
Recommended: SWEDISH COMICS
I visited fellow artists in Malmö today. Though only a half-hour train ride away, Malmö is actually in Sweden. Yes, it’s another country. No, Denmark is not the capital of Sweden, that’s Ikea. I hooked up with Niklas Asker, creator of “Top Shelf” published graphic novel “Second Thoughts” and exile Dane Allan Haverholm in their working space at […]