Here’s a wonderful article I found on Ping-Mag about the origins of manga and a lost art in Japan known as Kamishibai. Kamishibai was live storytelling on the streets of Japan for children and adults. … Read more
Fortress of Solitude illustration from my new Superman picture book
Richard Donner Superman movie 1978
The original fortress from the silver age was built into the side of an artic mountain and Superman (or … Read more
SAY WHAAAT?! Monsters is a new brand featuring monster characters like Frankenstein, Werewolf, Nosferatu and more scary but kid friendly classic creatures. I’m first introducing them as various lines of home decor products like pillows … Read more
An inexpensive little model kit that put a huge smile on me and my son’s faces.
Based on the legendary, larger, plastic remote control Redking kit from the 60s, this little gem
was quick and … Read more
The DIY revolution is already here and the resources and capabilities are truly empowering the independent proletarians. The Feb. 2010 issue of Wired truly inspires.
I had sketched a ton of faces and Supes was looking really thugish
until I settled on these drawings.
A Batman comic concept based on the the government's real-life "MK Ultra" program.
A series of Batman ink studies on three foot sheets of craft paper.
Labels I designed for my father's wonderful homemade wine.
That's an actual photo of my father and his sister as young kids in Italy with their mother.
A mock comic book cover used as a prop for the...ahem... Zoom movie.
Here’s an image with better detail.
One of my favorite covers from E.C.’s Tales from the Crypt by Al Feldstein. He captured such a great expression on the zombie…I can just hear it’s low … Read more
One of my favorite manga and anime, Cyborg 009. Created i 1963 by the prolific Shotaro Ishinomori also known for creating 8-Man, Kamen Rider, Ninja Arashi, Kikaider and many more Japanese characters/shows which are still … Read more