Saturday, August 19, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Conan #21 Cover by Barry Smith


If I only had a nickel for every time I've said this:  embiggen and enjoy.  Also check out this version of the Academy Award cover (they go nicely together, neh?  and around the same time).  This one seems to have almost a silver tint

Primitive Couple by Frank Frazetta


The Odin Sleep by Jack Kirby



Once a year.  All-day nap.  sweet

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

House Of Mystery #255 Cover by Berni Wrightson


First, though, was the che great fanzine illo, dated 1971.  The comic came out in 1977

E.J. Stark by Jim Steranko

Leigh Brackett said her Stark books had to have Steranko covers because he painted this one without knowing he had done her hero precisely.  I just saw it was also used on Lin Carter's Callisto on a softbound

Frisbee Golf by Jack Kirby

well, excuuuuuse me!   I guess it has to be called disc golf, and if I'm whin'n about it, I get a tissue instead of a Kleenex

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Who Is This Is? by Frank Frazetta

He's not Darkwolf or Conan

A Bad Idea by Jack Kirby

Maybe Sandman was wear'n bad idea jeans (as advertised on SNL), but when Brute and Glob are left in charge....we wake up all dis-cumbobulated

Saturday, August 12, 2017

The Death Ray by Gil Kane




Silver Star's Crib by Jack Kirby

Lower right is some sort of bookcase with a seperate section for humanoids

Some Conan Drawrings by Frank Frazetta


















Could be way off, but I think I first heard "drawrings" from young Mike Meyers on SNL

Conan #24 Cover by Barry Smith




Looks a lot like my high school cafeteria right after someone would yell "food fight!"   Tough crowd, even if you weren't doing stand-up