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Sketching silver-age Covers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeff of Earth-J 17 hours ago. 9 Replies

One of my hobbies (well my main hobby actually) is re-drawing covers from the silver-age and trying to make them as close as I can to the originals.  I draw by eye only - no tracing allowed. One of…Continue

Tags: drawing, covers, silver-age

Superman's birthday

Started this discussion. Last reply by Luke Blanchard Sep 26, 2017. 13 Replies

Whilst hunting thru the internet looking for comic covers to post relating to the letter "K", I came across this extremely interesting posting about the actual date of Superman's birthday. I'd always…Continue

Tags: birthday, superman

Leo Baxendale

Started this discussion. Last reply by Luke Blanchard May 29, 2017. 12 Replies

I realise you’re not generally big followers of British comics, but I need to flag up a notification I received last week of the sad death of Leo Baxendale.Leo Baxendale was a very important artist…Continue

Tags: baxendale, leo, british, beano

I'm no comic artist but....

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Mantle Apr 12, 2017. 13 Replies

I love to draw.  Specifically I love to draw my favourite silver-age covers. I recreate them, drawing them at approximately double the size of the originals (that's A3, or 16.5" by 11.7" for those…Continue

Tags: art, silver-age, drawings

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JD DeLuzio replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Donald's Uncle at the beach:"
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Steve W replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Just 12 days to go to the end of August, and I still have over 20 covers to post! Go, me!"
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Jeff of Earth-J replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
""Don't you just hate it when ants and all manner of creepy-crawlies turn up at your beach picnic?" Really."
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Don't you just hate it when ants and all manner of creepy-crawlies turn up at your beach picnic?"
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"So, does that cover form any part of the backstory to this one?"
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Philip Portelli replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
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Jeff of Earth-J replied to Steve W's discussion Sketching silver-age Covers
""I think I've mentioned before that great artists like John Buscema and Joe Kubert said they learned to draw from copying newspaper strips drawn by the likes of Hal Foster, Alex Raymond and Burne Hogarth." Joe Staton used to trace…"
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Steve W replied to Steve W's discussion Sketching silver-age Covers
"Wow, have looked at the reviews on Amazon for "Drawing on the Right side Of The Brain" by Betty Edwards, and it sounds really useful and interesting. Have bought a used copy from eBay for £3.00. Let you know what I think when the…"
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"Donald and his nephews at the beach"
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JD DeLuzio replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
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ClarkKent_DC replied to Steve W's discussion Sketching silver-age Covers
"I love that Plastic Man cover!.Good work, Steve W! I learned a lot from How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way, but like anything, it's not for everybody. Have you tried Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain by Betty Edwards? It's an…"
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Mon-El,Duo Damsel, Ultra Boy, Superboy, Matter-Eater Lad

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