You don’t have to be “manly” to paint “manly”.
Depictions of Conan have evolved over the years, from Emshwiller to Brundage to Arnold and now, to Jackson.
Conan, from Weird Tales to remakes – with a dash or two of Frazetta thrown in for verisimilitude.
In order to understand what makes really good science fiction and fantasy art, you have to look at a few pieces of bad science fiction and fantasy art.
A look a two comics you won’t have to bag or board
The old axiom about not judging a book by its cover notwithstanding, I am going to judge the merits of various book covers that wrapped editions of heroic fiction. This is not a scholarly article, nor do I pretend that it is complete, lest someone accuse me of being reductionist. I just want to take […]