I thought I’d start off issue three with something lighthearted and inspiring.
Ed Wood Jr.
And a drawing of winter Rickets and Prester. The print issues have various ancillary drawings and bonus stuff like this, which hopefully will be fun for people. So, you know, buy them and give me money and stuff!
Peanuts homage from issue three! As I talk about various artists that were influential to me in various ways, Bill Watterson and Jim Davis have the biggest roles in the story, but there are homages and things to a lot of other comics in there.
A Waste of Time #2
by Rick Worley
Published by Northwest Press
Worried about Rick’s prospects for a successful art career, his creations decide he needs some inspiration. They set out to find his favorite artist, the reclusive Bill Watterson, whether Watterson wants to be found or not.
36-page comic, color cover, black and white interior.
Distributed by Diamond Comic Distributors (JUN141330)
We think about where we grew up.