Released by Comic Images in 1994 The Brothers Hildebrandt Collector Cards was a set of trading cards that featured the artwork of renowned fantasy illustrators Greg and Tim Hildebrandt. Continue reading The Brothers Hildebrandt Collector Cards, cards #16-30 (1994)
It’s been awhile since I posted an entire trading card collection, and as I’m still in the mood to post some pretty pictures, I’m going to spend the next few weeks taking a closer look at The Brothers Hildebrandt Collector Cards, released by Comic Images in 1994. Continue reading The Brothers Hildebrandt Collector Cards, cards #1-15 (1994)
After spending the last few months looking at various action figures, toys and statues I’m now in the mood to post some pretty pictures. So with that goal in mind I’m going take a closer look at the Frazetta Calendar from 1980.
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The Amazing Spider-Man Mighty Marvel Comics Calendar 1978 was the fourth calendar published by the comic book giant and, along with sporting an extremely long title, included new artwork of Marvel’s biggest star by some of the publisher’s most popular artists.
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The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1978 was the second calendar to showcase paintings from one of the grandmasters of fantasy art. Continue reading The Frank Frazetta Calendar 1978
Time for another look at some of my favourite book cover illustrations. This week it’s the turn of Geoff Taylor’s covers to the UK editions of The Belgariad, the best-selling 1980’s fantasy series by David Eddings. Continue reading Paperback covers #9: Geoff Taylor’s covers to The Belgariad
The Simpsons hit its 20th anniversary in 2009 and to celebrate the United States Postal Service released five eye-catching stamps featuring the world’s most popular cartoon family. Continue reading The Simpsons Stamps (2009)