Comics, as they say, have been very good to me. Over the years I've worked at DC, Marvel and freelanced for just about every comics company in between.
I've had plenty of phenominal highlights as DC's Art Director, and as a comics artist, but this might very well be the coolest one: I just painted the cover to the 40th Anniversary Comic Book Price Guide!
Holy smokes, I've been buying that thing since 1974, and now my image of Batman will grace the cover to this milestone issue!
Ain't life grand?
I've been holding off posting the cover here until Gemstone Publishing posted it first, and since they did indeed post it yesterday, here she be....hope you dig.
ps...big shout out to the fabulous Jeff Vaughn at Gemstone, one of the GREAT guys in the biz!
Also, thanks to Misters Geppi and Overstreet for your very kind words.
here's the full article at the Gemstone/Diamond site:
oh, yeah, just in case you're wondering, yes, this is a painting (not digital), and yes, those classic covers were a bitch to paint!