Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Mad King by Frank Frazetta

Part of what I dig about the sketch is how much I look like it (Escalade was announcing an And One basketball tournament I played in once, and he dubbed me the Grizzly Adams of basketball).  I'm not a Mad King, however.  My mother had me tested

Doorway To Nightmare #1 Cover by Mike Kaluta

They usedta sell furniture like this at Spencer's in the malls, but I dinnae know people actually bought it

Spacey Sketch by Berni Wrightson

This 1969 drawing reminds me of my favorite Wrightson, Nightmaster and Kull

Monday, November 20, 2017

The Rocket Lanes Of Tomorrow by Jack Kirby

Since the last post, Queen of Venus, rocketed to a phenomenal number of views in a short amount of time, and in the spirit of the old adage, "Never give a sucker an even break," I thought I should put up another explosive 1940s Kirby post.  This is one piece of paper at the back of New Gods #6 (in reality half a piece of paper) that always struck me as beautiful, out of place, and totally amazeballs.  MY bonus feature is the original 1946 best panel to compare 'n contrast