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Comic 1530 - Ep. 21, Page 25

7th Jan 2014, 9:52 PM in Episode 21 :: Save My Place | Load My Place
Average Rating: 5 (2 votes)

Author Notes:

smbhax 7th Jan 2014, 9:52 PM edit delete
smbhax
I got my second-ever A* fan art! And it's...boy. From John Waltrip (click it for a bigger version):

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Is that sharp or what? Gratuitous lens flare and everything! : D Pretty snazzy body suits, too--should keep 'em looking stylish right up until that black hole in the background spaghettifies 'em or whatever. : oo

As you can probably tell from the illustrative skill visible there, John is a long-time professional comic artist; in fact, my first encounter with his work was just over two decades ago, in the Robotech II: The Sentinels series that he and his brother, Jason, drew--in theory my copies of that are still safely in their poly pags in a comic long box somewhere in the crawl space under my brother's house. The Waltrip brothers are sufficiently established to merit their own Wikipedia article, and there's also their web site, where you can read John's very own sci-fi strip, Xenocosm. AND you can catch his work five times a week in the webcomic Guilded Age.

You can imagine then that him contacting me out of the blue--with fan art for A* no less!!--came as a real kick in the pants--uh I mean if a kick in the pants is AWESOME. Thank you very much, John!

Comments:

cattservant 8th Jan 2014, 2:03 AM edit delete reply
cattservant
Looking for love
In all the wrong places...
smbhax 8th Jan 2014, 9:03 PM edit delete reply
smbhax
Or just self-awareness?
moizmad 8th Jan 2014, 10:35 AM edit delete reply
moizmad
Selenis can't find her purse, let's hope the drinks were on the house.
smbhax 8th Jan 2014, 9:03 PM edit delete reply
smbhax
She's lucky, that one was I think.