|The fourth issue of POWER PLAY, my creator-owned comic that's breaking new ground in digital storytelling.|
Look for it on Comixology! www.comixology.com/Power-Play-…
BullshitSometimes people try to pull some shit that is so shady it hurts my brain.
I was recently contacted by an online retailer who wanted to "promote" my artwork by putting it on their products that they sell, such as tee-shirts, prints, and who knows what else. People, by no stretch of the imagination is this promotion, this is straight up asking to use my work for free as if they're providing some sort of service to me. This is exactly the sort of thing that I would normally sell my artwork for, which is how I make my income.
To any young artists out there, please don't ever fall for some crap like this. From looking at his website, it looks like no one has fallen for it yet, but I've seen other, similar, predatory business models that have successfully exploited artists. When you make artwork you put in time and labor, and you should never give that away for free, especially not to people who are trying to make money for themselves, but aren't willing to sha
I'm a comic book artist, currently spending most of my time working for Marvel. I've worked on a bunch of different books, including Cable & Deadpool, Incredible Hercules, Prince of Power, New Warriors, and Amazing Spider-Man, as well as a bunch of other things. |
I've got an art studio in Brooklyn, and I'm also a founding member of TenTonStudios.com, which is an online collective of a bunch of kick-ass artists and potty-mouthed delinquents and a great place to share, critique and discuss artwork.
If you're interested in picking up some of my original artwork, check out my gallery at Anthony's Comic Book Art-- www.anthonyscomicbookart.com/A…
Here's a list of the cons I'm confirmed for so far in 2015--
C2E2-- April 24-26, Chicago www.c2e2.com/
ACBC-- Atlantic City Boardwalk Con-- May 15-17, Altantic City, NJ www.doacbc.com/
Heroes Con--June 19-21, Charlotte NC www.heroesonline.com/heroescon…
SDCC-- July 9-12, San Diego, CA www.comic-con.org/cci
NYCC-- October 8-11, New York, NY www.newyorkcomiccon.com/
And more as well!
I'll update the list as the year goes, so check back here if you're curious.
Look for me in artist's alley, and hopefully I'll see you there!
Current Residence: twitter.com/Reilly_Brown reillybrown.tumblr.com/