1979 Semi-Finalist

Kelly Thompson
1979 Semi-Finalist is Kelly Thompson. They're the same.
Created 14 Apr 2021
  • Process Junkie: Superhero Costume Design, Carmen Carnero, Part 1
    20 Oct 2021about 18 hours ago • 4 min read • 8 3
    Hello! We’ve got something really special for today - a new “Process Junkie” post - an interview about superhero costume design with the fantastic Carmen Carnero, comic book artist of titles like MILE...
  • Process Junkie: Scripting Part 1
    15 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 20 17
    Something I get asked about a lot, and it makes sense as it’s literally one of the only skills I possess, is to see my samples of my scripts. Art by Elena Casagrande, colors by Jordie Bellaire, letter...
  • Process Junkie: Part Three
    14 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 20 14
    Week Three is upon us! Sorry I’ve been a bit quiet this week - there are some personal things going on that have been a bit time consuming and distracting - but I’m out here trying to get back on trac...
  • Secret Origin: Jeff!
    09 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 23 12
    I get asked a lot about character creation — and though I have had a hand in creating a ton of characters so far — and some surprisingly popular Marvel characters like Star, Lauri-ell, Xandra, Fuse & ...
  • Captain Marvels and Spider-Mens!
    05 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 16 16
    Hello My Lambs! This is one of those “free” newsletter posts that brings you up to date on what I’m doing and what’s coming out, plus the always important pictures of my cats! Amazing Spider-Man #77 u...
  • Process Junkie: Part Two
    04 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 13 11
    Hello! Week Two is upon us! I’ve got some really cool interviews about design with amazing artists lined up - but I wanted to kick off with some cool ass BLACK CLOAK stuff - picking up on the process ...
  • Reclusive Sasquatch
    01 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 20 97
    I read this piece by Aubrey Hirsch on Roxane Gay’s The Audacity yesterday titled “How To Be A Woman On The Internet” - and the opening line is: “First, if you can help it, don’t be.” And, well, I’m no...
  • Process Junkie: Part One
    30 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 20 2
    I love process. I sometimes think anyone involved in any creative medium (and plenty of non-creative ones) loves process. I assume because we’re always looking for new/better/more interesting ways to ...
  • Maps Are Hard
    29 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 19 8
    I wanted to title this newsletter “Maps are dumb” but we all know that’s not true. They’re cool as hell. What’s better than a badass map in a book? Literally almost nothing. Well, unless it’s MY map. ...
  • THANK YOU!!!
    29 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 20 1
    Thank you so much everyone! What an incredible first day! Although, there’s plenty of day left, so let’s not let that stop us now! Mermaids from BLACK CLOAK by me and Meredith McClaren! Anyway, I just...
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