Saturday, December 20, 2008

Sketches IV - Charles Burns


One of the very first "alternative" american comics I discovered many, many moons ago, watching the Comic Book Confidential documentary.

Charles Burns work is fascinatingly eerie, mixing the disturbing with the glamourous.

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Sketches III - Chris Ware



Chris Ware is Jimmy Corrigan. Ok, that might be an exageration... but that's the feeling I got when he did me this sketch.

Saturday, December 06, 2008

Sketches II - Seth Fisher


This is by the late great cartoonist Seth Fisher. Out of the handfull of international cartoonists I had the grace of meeting and greeting, he was the kindest and most generous I ever met. Alas, the good die young. R.I.P.