THE VAMPIRE MENAGERIE THAT NEVER WAS

Ten years ago or so, I developed a Young Adult Vampire comic book project with British artists Emma Vieceli and Yishan Li called BLOODY MARY. Unfortunately, we never had the opportunity to make this project a reality beyond the first 6 pages. So What happened? Could it come back? Let’s find out…  Projects come, projectsContinue reading “THE VAMPIRE MENAGERIE THAT NEVER WAS”

FETCH-A-SKETCH: SPIDEY NOIR

Welcome to a new edition of FETCH A SKETCH, a peak into my process as I’m creating commissions. This time (as often), I was requested to draw Spider-Man Noir. Here’s how i did it, easy as 1-2-3, step-by-step… 1-Pencils I’ve drawn Spider-Man Noir so many times that finding an inspiration for it can take someContinue reading “FETCH-A-SKETCH: SPIDEY NOIR”

DIARY OF A LADY-BIRD

Here’s an update on the Lady-Bird plot. Almost 3200 words. Act two will be complete in a couple of paragraphs. I can now here reveal the main themes of the Graphic Novel as well as the short pitch. You want to read more? It’s coming… And while I’m at it, I’m ready to take applicationsContinue reading “DIARY OF A LADY-BIRD”

LADY-BIRD IS READY TO SOAR

As the publishing industry is facing many challenges (just like the rest of the world), I decided to do things a bit differently.A few months ago, my friend Xavier Fournier sends me a French public domain short story called “Vega la Magicienne”, written in 1911 for a newspaper. Said I should take a look andContinue reading “LADY-BIRD IS READY TO SOAR”

TIME TO READ SOME COMICS!

Let’s imagine this for a second: you’re home. You can’t get out. There’s nothing waiting for you outside. You have more time than you can count… SO you need entertainment, right? This is such a crazy reality that I can’t believe it can happen. BUT, as we all know… It’s the way we’re living theseContinue reading “TIME TO READ SOME COMICS!”

LET’S HELP OUR RETAILERS!

Just like comic book creators like us, retailers aka Local Comic Shops aka LCS need our support. Please help them and get free art in the process! Text me your latest Comic Book Store receipt* and get a free original hand drawn sketch card and/or my latest Sketchbook** for FREE! This operation will be runningContinue reading “LET’S HELP OUR RETAILERS!”

KNOCKED OUTTA THE PARK BY THE CON: THE BALLPARK COMIC CON REVIEW

“What? A Convention at a Base-Ball game? I never heard such a thing!”. Clearly, I was skeptical when Will sold me the idea of Ballpark Comic Con. But I have to say this: the event, that took place on June 24th, 2017 was one of the best con experiences of my career. Let me tellContinue reading “KNOCKED OUTTA THE PARK BY THE CON: THE BALLPARK COMIC CON REVIEW”

REVISITING 1987 (1)

I often talk about the future. For once I’m going to talk about the past. 30 years before our time. Wow. 1987 was an interesting year for me. I started doing fanzines. Wore glasses for the first time and switched to reading comics in English! I never made any mysteries that I love soul, funk,Continue reading “REVISITING 1987 (1)”

STUNNED BY THE CONS? THE CONVENTION BUSINESS PART N+2

Even with Comic Book Conventions, there’s a Yang to the Yin, light to darkness. In just a month, Will Torres and myself have been featured at three different cons. I described in detail what happened at the Great Philly Expo (here). Then, two weeks later, we were at the Flemington Comic Show, a tiny con in the middleContinue reading “STUNNED BY THE CONS? THE CONVENTION BUSINESS PART N+2”