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Comics Illustrator of the Week: Karl Kerschl

Comics Illustrator of the Week: Karl Kerschl

Featured Art(top):   Isola #2 Cover B(2018)

Origin:  A couple decades into his comics career, with many accolades earned along the way(Joe Shuster Award 2010, Eisner Award 2011, etc), Karl Kerschl has, perhaps, embarked on his greatest achievement yet as a storyteller; the brand new original fantasy series, Isola.  With words by longtime bud/collaborator Brandan Fletcher and dazzling colors by Msassyk this looks to be an epic, animated journey on paper!

Base of Operations: Canada

Media:  pen/ink

Credits:  The Abominable Charles Christopher, Dreamworks Animation, Gotham Academy, Netflix, and many more!

Links:  karlkerschl.com  ::  @karlkerschl

For more comics related art, you can follow me on my website comicstavern.com – Andy Yates

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Comics Illustrator of the Week: Yuko Shimizu

Comics Illustrator of the Week: Yuko Shimizu

Featured Art(top):   The Highest House #2 Cover A(2018)

Origin:  Yuko Shimizu is an accomplished illustrator with an impressive list of clients(Playboy, Microsoft, Newsweek, Target, etc.) who also serves as an instructor at the School of Visual Arts. She’s best known in comics for her work on the long running DC/Vertigo series The Unwritten.

Base of Operations:  New York, NY

Media:  pen/ink, digital paints

Credits:  Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream, Sandman: Dream Hunters, Sex Criminals, and many more!

Links:  yukoart.com :: @yukoart

For more comics related art, you can follow me on my website comicstavern.com – Andy Yates

Comics Illustrator of the Week: Dustin Nguyen

Comics Illustrator of the Week: Dustin Nguyen

Featured Art(top):   Descender #28 Cover A(2018)

Origin:  In addition to his comics work, Dustin works as a conceptual artist for animation, toys, and games industries.  He also collaborated with his wife on a children’s book titled What Is It?

Base of Operations:  …at a comics convention near you!

Media:  pen/ink, water colours

Credits:  American Vampire, Lil’ Gotham, Manifest Eternity, Wildcats Version 3.0, and many more!

Link:  duss005.com

For more comics related art, you can follow me on my website comicstavern.com – Andy Yates

Call for Entries: Win a Workbook Membership!

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Workbook is teaming up with Grafolio for a very special art competition that will award 10 lucky artists a free placement in the Workbook

Selected artists’ portfolios will be posted in the WORKBOOK 2018 fall edition, and there will be more opportunities to promote artwork in the U.S. creative market.

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