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Dennis Calero
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Posted: 08 June 2007 at 4:24pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

nice, those guys really ARE darned to heck
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Michael Kane
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Posted: 08 June 2007 at 6:42pm | IP Logged | 2 post reply

you must be burnin up those pitt pens with all the solid darks in these
commissions
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John Byrne
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Posted: 08 June 2007 at 7:16pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

I've been very impressed with how long the "brush"
pens hold out!
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David Ferguson
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Posted: 09 June 2007 at 12:13pm | IP Logged | 4 post reply

This (and The Champions) puts GR high up on my commission wish list.

I assume these "pipe clean" sketches don't add to a character's total on the board. Pity as GR (and Dr Strange) deserve to be higher because you do them so well.

That's it! I'm starting a petition for JB to do a Midnight Sons series!
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Shaun Crowell
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Posted: 09 June 2007 at 1:06pm | IP Logged | 5 post reply

David I wouldn't call this piece a sketch. And I am not sure why they wouldn't count on the character count that JB keeps.

JB, what exactly do you mean by "cleaning the pipes"?
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David Ferguson
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Posted: 09 June 2007 at 1:57pm | IP Logged | 6 post reply

I thought it was like the recent Cap and Superman pieces.

Probably will go on the count.
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John Byrne
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JB, what exactly do you mean by "cleaning the
pipes"?


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Most people, when they finish a job, like to take
some time off. I'm a workaholic, so my idea of "time
off" is to do a different job. I call this "cleaning
the pipes".

In this case, I finished the first half of Wayne's
whole-comic commission, so I felt the need for
some pipe-cleaning.
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Shaun Crowell
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Posted: 09 June 2007 at 5:53pm | IP Logged | 8 post reply

Thanks for the repy JB. I think that is pretty interesting.
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Paul Kimball
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Posted: 09 June 2007 at 6:25pm | IP Logged | 9 post reply

I like the way your Dr. Strange is clearly not a twenty something. He looks
very serious, nice work.
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John Byrne
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My take on Strange, which is mine, is that he is essentially immortal, but with that immortality came no "eternal youth". He stopped at whatever age he was when he became the Ancient One's pupil -- and all the rigors of years and hard life are writ upon his face.

As I have mentioned before, this is my perfect casting for Strange:

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Kevin Hagerman
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Posted: 02 July 2007 at 5:05pm | IP Logged | 11 post reply

Do I detect an Anne Elk, bracket Miss bracket, reference there, JB?
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Andrew Hess
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Posted: 02 July 2007 at 5:57pm | IP Logged | 12 post reply

JB -

I don't recognize the face; who is this?

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