To go along with The Gift graphic novel, I have been in contact with a
number of artists, famous and otherwise waiting to be discovered. I've
commissioned these talented people to do renditions of the story's
characters in their OWN style, to be added in a gallery section. So
far, there are a couple names you might recognise: Larry Stroman
(Marvel, Image) and Geof Isherwood (Marvel). Recently I have discussed
this idea for an illustration with Spanish ... Read more
I met Geof Isherwood at the Toronto Fan Expo this past summer, and ran
the idea by him about creating a picture for The Gift gallery. I've
long enjoyed his work at Marvel and have often visited his site. Not
only a great artist, but a quiet, mannerly, and approachable fellow as
well. During the course of him doing the comission, Mr Isherwood
looked over the Fine Line Ink site, and offered these kind and
critical words. Thank you so much, sir.
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My son, Kevin. His first comics event since he was
10. He picked up signed prints by Ken Steacy, Geof Isherwood, and
Ethan Van Sciver, and came home a very happy lad! You'll be hearing
more about him soon, as he's just written a graphic novel that we'll
be producing and showing here on the site. He's also our
communications guy for e-mails and the facebook page (Facebook.com/finelineink).
A good buddy of Mine, Dave Robinson ... Read more
To go along with the site's Grand Opening, we are having an on-line draw. There will be 2 lucky winners, each receiving 1 piece of original art and the book it was published in, valued at $85. Both are of Thomas Muzzell's first and second novels, with artwork by the writer.
The draw will be made October 1st, and the names of both winners will be posted in our news section. We hope that whoever the winners are will take a photo of themselves with their prizes, so that we might also ... Read more