I sold out of my book, tuesday. And the new parody comic, Krayons Ego, was a huge hit and sold out as well.
Apparently there was some pact that the contributors to Krayons Ego wouldn't reveal themselves... But I wasn't in on that pact originally, and my ego makes me wanna tell everyone which pages I did. Here's one of the best reviews I've ever received for comics:
The rest of the books is great. I finally got to read it at Comicon last week, and laughed out loud at several of the pieces. I particularly like "Project Inferior" and the Jefferey Brown parody and the stab at the reigning king of parody,
So, as I promised last week, here are the pages I did for the book. Those of you who aren't familiar with the indie comics world, may not get these strips... they are ridiculous exagerations and inside jokes, but anyway here's a little explanation: As I mentioned before, my pages were a parody of
Kevin Huizenga is one of my favorite new cartoonists, and we share a common love of
Gabrielle Bell is one of the most talented cartoonists to get attention lately. I love her work in
Everyone in the world seems to love Ben Jones and his
And who doesn't love Mr. T?
I got a lot of great books at the Con this year, including:
Thursday, July 27, 2006
Monday, July 17, 2006
Oh jeez... it's time again for the biggest convention of the year... it's ridiculously huge, exhaustively-commercialized, and frightenningly over-populated with every variety of
Ahhh, I can't wait- I love it... then I hate it, then the delerium kicks in and I start to love it even more, and then it's Saturday and there's over 100,000 people there and it begins to crush my soul... but there's no other place I'd rather be this week!
This year I'll be with
I'm trying to finish a new mini in time (only 48 hours left to do that), but I will have copies of "tuesday." and "Henry & Glenn 4-ever".
And I have 6 pages in the parody anthology "Krayons Ego." This is a parody of the exceptional art-comix anthology
Here's a fake cover for the book. I'll post pages from it next week: