Charles Vess Archives

Comic Book Creatros Of Sandman React To... Sandman
So, aside from Neil, how are creators whose work appears, will appear or  gets referenced in this comic, reacting? Some of them art posting art and telling stories about working on the comic. Charles Vess: I think that we should call this national Sandman day don't you? This, of course, isn't actually Sandman, its a depiction[...]
The Comic Creators With Special Thanks In Netflix's Sandman, And Why
First, here are all the credits as listed for Special Thanks: Episode 1:  Paul Levitz, Joe Orlando, Jack Oleck, Nestor Redondo, Jack Sparling. Episode 2: Gardner F Fox, Bob Haney, Paul Levitz, Joe Orlando, Jack Oleck, Nestor Redondo, Jack Sparling, Alex Toth, Mike Sekowsky, Mark Hanerfeld, Bill Draut Episode 3:  Stephen Bissette, Mike Carey, Steve Dillon, Gardner F[...]
Monstress, Charles Vess, Into The Spider-Verse Win Hugo Awards
They were first given in 1953 at the 11th World Science Fiction Convention, and have been awarded every year since 1955. This year's winner of Best Graphic Story was Monstress, Volume 3: Haven, written by Marjorie Liu, painted by Sana Takeda and publushed by Image Comics. Best Professional Artist went to comic book illustrator Charles Vess  – who[...]
AfterShock Launches New Anthology Comic, Shock, with Neil Gaiman, Marc Guggenheim, Jim Starlin, Charles Vess and More
Presented in the European Album format (same as the recent Animosity: the Rise hardcover for LCSD), this handsome hardcover features the creative talents of Bill Willingham, Marguerite Bennett, Mike Carey, Jim Starlin, Michael Zulli, Charles Vess, Michael Gaydos, Andy Clarke, Andrew Robinson, Sarah Delaine, Phil Hester, Paul Jenkins, Neil Gaiman, Dalibor Talajic, Travis Moore, Brian Azzarello, Francesco[...]
Charles Vess' Horns Of Elfland Reissued After Almost Forty Years
The graphic novella Horns Of Elfland by Charles Vess was published by Archival Press in 1979.   It was his first published work But that was before he became the famous comic book artist and writer he is today And now, finally, it is being revisited and republished by Archival Press, for December. The new volume of this compilation of[...]
Auction Time, Baby – Of The HeroesCon Art Auction 2014 And Empty Wallets
Should you bid on it or point it out to your buddy? To the auctioneer they look remarkably similar. You're a little offended that people keep raising their hands while you're trying to buy stuff.  Did everyone come here wanting the Francavilla Groot? The fiancée likes Harry Potter.  You like Skottie Young.  Bid? The fiancée doesn't feel[...]
The Art Of Painted Comics From Dynamite – From Adams To Vess…
Dynamite Entertainment is publishing The Art of Painted Comics hardcover in October, featuring painted comic book work by the likes of  Alex Ross, Greg Hildebrandt, Frank Frazetta, Joe Jusko, Michael William Kaluta, Bill Sienkiewicz, Neal Adams, Julie Bell, Joseph Michael Linsner, Glen Orbik, Simon Bisley, Dave Dorman, Phil Noto, Greg Horn, Brian Bolland, Ashley Wood,[...]