"Let’s Draw a Car and then Let’s Draw Batman"
A comics essay by Lynda Barry
Illustrations retrieved from materials discarded by participants in Lynda Barry’s writing workshop at The Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Fall 2013
Ladies and Gentlemen, may I present the ink stylings of Derrick Dent?
Tumblr can be a tricky platform for presenting comics, so here’s a ten page preview Major Slug 2. To check it out in its entirety, follow this link to look at the Issuu version, or to get the PDF. Also follow this link for the punchy prequel.
Thanks and enjoy!
Unfinished illustration for Goethe’s Faust by Eugene Delacroix (1825-7)
Pretty good definition of comics, right here.
never send a spider-fan to do a batfan’s job
Frog and Toad were an early and formative sartorial influence.
Jon Klassen has posted an interview he found with the great Arnold Lobel (of Frog and Toad fame) on his old blog, because there was room for it there. Jon Klassen is also pretty great.
Look at this gorgeous Valkyrie! I commissioned it so that my Lovely Wife would have something lovely and fierce to hang up at work. I couldn’t be more pleased.
It is a liberal adaptation of this panel.
This is a commission I did for Joel Priddy of a valkyrie. I did try lettering this.