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Tick Talk…

Charles sent me these sketch covers

on which he had Tick creator Ben Edlund do a couple of sketches

behind which I was to do backgrounds.

I thought that they were a little too rough and ‘sketchy’

to try to integrate them into a background

and there is always the problem of what to do with the signatures.

Charles had supplied me with some reference material

including a photo of Ben Edlund.

So here’s what I came up with:

…nyuck, nyuck, nyuck…

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Cover versions…

Alfonso, of Studio Comix Press,

had printed out some really old public domain comics

and thought it might be fun to redo the covers.

He was right.

Here’s the original:

and here’s my version:

Here’s another one:

and my take on it:

Okay, that’s enough of that…

back to work.

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Family Portrait

CB sent me this piece that Dave did back in 2010:

I couldn’t really add any more to the back ground, so I came up with this:

I still have to colour it. That may take a while.

I have a bunch of things I want to colour at the same time and I have to finish a few first.

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Studio Comix 1st Anniversary

Studio Comix Press celebrated their first year

at their location in Frederick St. Mall in Kitchener:

We were there for the cake.

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Alfonso (pictured above handing out cake)

had done this drawing for me to add a background:

Here’s my rough ‘sketch’:

…and the finished inks:

Congratulations and Happy Anniversary to everyone at Studio Comix!