Tag: Jon B. Cooke

John Severin: Two-Fisted Comic Book Artist by Greg Biga and Jon B. Cooke (book review).

April 6, 2022 | By | Reply More
John Severin: Two-Fisted Comic Book Artist by Greg Biga and Jon B. Cooke (book review).

John Severin is regarded as the artist’s artist, although much of his work is outside of the superhero genre in America although he has inked the Hulk and Sub-Mariner back in the 1960s. However, beyond inking, he drew everything accurately and went from genre to genre, often turning up in westerns, war and horror, although […]

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Comic Book Artist Bullpen edited by Jon B. Cooke (book review).

October 16, 2021 | By | Reply More
Comic Book Artist Bullpen edited by Jon B. Cooke (book review).

Now here’s an oddity. Once upon a time in 2003, there was a fanzine called ‘Comic Book Artist Bullpen’ that ran for 7 issues, interviewing comicbook professionals, specially George Tuska, Frank Bolle, Fred Hembeck and Terry Beatty and then a double-sized issue devoted to Jack Abel, with contributions from a lot of other people. If […]

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Modern Masters Volume Seven: John Byrne by Jon B. Cooke and Eric Nolen-Weathington (book review).

December 1, 2019 | By | Reply More
Modern Masters Volume Seven: John Byrne by Jon B. Cooke and Eric Nolen-Weathington (book review).

Just to show I do buy occasionally, I pulled this softcover, a third edition from 2012 no less, of ‘Modern Masters Volume Seven: John Byrne’ by Jon B. Cooke and Eric Nolen-Weathington. As with all of this series of books, there are extensive interviews detailing the artist in question’s early life and love of art, […]

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