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The plaque for the alternates is down in the ladies room.

“The plaque for the alternates is down in the ladies room.” – Iceman

Just a remider, I’m available for logo design work as well.  Check it out here.

oh, and there’s this I did recently.

Marvel NOW! Artist Proof Sketch Card
Marvel NOW! Artist Proof Sketch Card

The Jedi are extinct, their fire has gone out of the universe. You, my friend, are all that’s left of their religion.

“The Jedi are extinct, their fire has gone out of the universe. You, my friend, are all that’s left of their religion.” – Grand Moff Tarkin

Here is another small sneak peek at a few of the cards I’ve completed for the upcoming Star Wars Galactic Files trading card set due out later this year from Topps.

Each is individually hand painted.  No digital reproductions on these cards.

Thanks for stopping by and looking, and please be sure to head over to the shop for more hand painted Star Wars art.

Hand Painted Star Wars Galactic Files sketch cards

Release Date: 09/26/12
AN EPIC CARD SET FOR THE GREATEST EPIC OF ALL TIME!

Topps Star Wars Galactic Files celebrates the 35th Anniversary of the original Star Wars film.

Hobby Exclusive – 2 hits per box!
* 1 Sketch Card Featuring Hobby Exclusive Artists
* 1 Autograph – Including: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Ray Park, Peter Mayhew, Amy Allen and More!
or
* 1 Embroidered Patch Relic

350 base cards – the largest Star Wars card set ever produced!

Each card is a stunning visual masterpiece with multiple finishes and premium foil-stamping on heavy 24 pt. stock.

Expansive coverage of characters, vehicles and creatures from all 6 films, The Clone Wars and the Expanded Universe (comics, novels, etc.) in one massive set!

Multiple themed inserts take a deep dive into the Star Wars mythology!

* Duels of Fate: 10 cards explore the most intense Lightsaber duels from the movies. 1:6 packs.
* “I Have a Bad Feeling About This”: 8 cards document each time this famous phrase is uttered throughout the theatrical saga. 1:4 packs.
* Classic Lines: 10 cards capture the most memorable quotes from the films. 1:4 packs.
* Heroes on Both Sides: 10 cards feature key battles with winner on the front side and the loser on the back. 1:6 packs.
* Foil Cards: 20 cards unveil rarely seen beautiful black and white photos from the Star Wars set. 1:6 packs.

Look for 3 levels of rare sequentially numbered base card parallels: Blue (350 per subject), Red (35 per subject) and 1/1 Gold!

24 packs per box, 12 cards per pack

“Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.”

“Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.”

-Dali

 

 

My current project is the Avengers Assemble Movie Card set.  I’m on board for a few sketch cards that will be randomly inserted into individual packs of trading cards.  Here a few product details for this set.

Marvel Avengers Assemble Movie Cards
(SRP-$3.99 pack, $95.76 box)
12(2 inner cases) boxes per case /24 Packs per box /7 Cards per pack
Orders Due: 12-5-11 Release Date: 3-27-12

Key Selling Points: Every box delivers a hand drawn one of one sketch card, on average! Look for actor autographs and pieces of memorabilia that came directly from costumes shown in the movie! One Hobby Exclusive Insert in every pack, on average! The 180 card base set and insert sets highlight the critical moments from Iron Man 1 & 2, Hulk, Thor, and Captain America as well as detailing the Avengers storyline.

CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS:
• Avengers Assemble chronicles all the movies and events that lead up to the Avengers movie and includes your first look at the Avengers movie itself.
o Get 7 cards in every pack that features images and scenes from the movie!
o Cast includes top actors like:
Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man)
Chris Evans (Captain America)
Chris Hemsworth (Thor)
Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow)
Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury)
Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye)
Mark Ruffalo (Bruce Banner)
And more!
• ONE SKETCH CARD PER BOX!
• Look for actor autographs and pieces of memorabilia that came directly from costumes shown in the movie!

PRODUCT BREAKDOWN:
• Avengers Movie Memorabilia and Autograph Cards!
o Avengers Assemble Memorabilia Cards
o Autograph Cards
• Unique Marvel Sketch Cards!
o Artist Sketch Cards – inserted 1 per box, on average
• Insert Cards! (Hobby Exclusive)
o 36 Classic Covers inserted 1:2.5
o 60 Heroes and Villains inserted 1:2
o 9 Concept Series inserted 1:10
• Regular Cards
o 180 Regular Cards

24 packs of 7 cards per box

“A painting that is well composed is half finished.”

A painting that is well composed is half finished. – Pierre Bonnard

Sept. 16th & 17th, 2011 is the Grand Finale of the Chicago Expo!!

Each year at this convention, they have a Treasure Chest of Art (Supporting The Treasure Chest Foundation)

For the past two years, I’ve been able to participate in the program and have a few sketch cards in the Treasure Chests.

Here are the cards that I did that will be in this years event.

A painting that is well composed is half finished.