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Sketching silver-age Covers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve W Sep 5, 2019. 10 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
"That could be a theme for some other month: bizarre covers accompanied with fake copy, like, Can Super Magician, aided by the head waiter from the Jade Chef Restaurant, save Betty from the combined evil of Nightie McDeath and David Duke before the…"
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Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Not a comic book, but a movie poster for the great 1962 Manchurian Candidate"
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Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion Comical Comic Cuts
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Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion Comical Comic Cuts
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Steve W replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"And, talking of the ace of spades..."
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Steve W replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Ok, so this cover only features one playing card (the ace of spades) but I'm struggling a bit now as we get to end of the month - and also I really like this cover."
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"I couldn't locate any covers showing Mandrake the Magician with cards. However, I did find this guy."
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Another very different cover from the same year as "Lois Lane's Super-Gamble)"."
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Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"The DC Database tells me that the ladies are being taught yet another lesson by Superman."
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Surely Lana knows better than to trust Lois in a situation like this?"
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Philip Portelli replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Not sure if this one came up already..."
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JD DeLuzio replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Checkers, again (though maybe Mandrake has an ace up his sleeve):"
15 hours ago
Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"A Batman and a Daredevil"
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Peter Wrexham replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"During "Ape" month, Richard posted this cover which is also appropriate for this month's theme.  In addition, there are two other cover appearances of "The Barker" in National Comics that also feature cards."
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Richard Willis replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"Two more Micky Maus covers featuring the building of a house of cards"
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Philip Portelli replied to Steve W's discussion A Cover a Day
"One of the many regrets I have about my collection is that while I have all the super-hero 100 Pagers, I'm missing most of the mystery and war ones."
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