Tess Fowler


Male Comic Creators Take The #ComicsPledge &#8211 A First Step

Male Comic Creators Take The #ComicsPledge – A First Step

This included the wording they invited men in the comic book industry to make, regarding misconduct in the industry, theirs and that of others.[caption id="attachment_1226627" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Male Comic Creators Take The #ComicsPledge - A First Step.[/caption] MEN IN COMICS SAY NOThere are a lot of ideals we claim to honor in comics hope, justice, unity,[...]

Laura Hudson Talks About Brian Wood Sexual Harassment and Tess Fowler

Laura Hudson Talks About Brian Wood, Sexual Harassment and Tess Fowler

In 2013, Bleeding Cool reported on comic book creator Tess Fowler tweeting a series of statements about being sexually harassed by a specific and high-profile comic book creator She spoke to Bleeding Cool about the incidents and their impact, but chose not to name him at the time.A week later she changed her mind, naming Brian[...]



Kid Lobotomy #6 Review: Too Surreal for its Own Good

Kid Lobotomy #6 Review: Too Surreal for its Own Good

It just stops.[caption id="attachment_821151" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kid Lobotomy #6 art by Tess Fowler, Lee Loughridge, and Dee Cunniffe[/caption]Tess Fowler’s artwork is a highlight of the book The world has a unique cartoon styling that’s just realistic enough so that the oddities still seem odd and not just the standard[...]


The Comics Industry Talks &#8211 Breaking Into Comics

The Comics Industry Talks – Breaking Into Comics

Not entirely sure how this one started. Maybe people started talking about DC's Creator Development Program again, or maybe one creator decided to share and then all the others jumped on. Maybe people just got bored and all had the same idea. At any rate, twitter is awash at the moment with various comic creators, […]

[Updated] 12 Images From Marvels Venom Variant Month March 2017

[Updated] 12 Images From Marvel's Venom Variant Month March 2017

and I'm still leaving the lovely surprise at the bottom.[gallery ids="591685,591704,591665,591687,591655,591654,591660,591663,591681,591700,591653,591656,591658,591659,591662,591668,591683,591684,591689,591698,591696,591697,591703"]The creators on each cover are Invincible Iron Man #5 by Rick Leonardi, X-Men: Prime #1 by Kris Anka, Kingpin #2 by Clayton Crain, Doctor Strange #18 by Tess Fowler, All-New Wolverine #18 by Francesco Mattina, Black Panther #12 by Elizabeth Torque, Captain America: Steve Rogers[...]

More On The Future (Or Not) Of Rat Queens And Its Creators

More On The Future (Or Not) Of Rat Queens And Its Creators

Over the weekend, artist Tess Fowler started a two-for-one sale on her Rat Queens original artwork and answered questions about her decision to leave the books She stated that, despite being assured to the contrary, co-creator Kurtis Wiebe admitted to her that he had lied and that Roc Upchurch, original co-creator of the comic, who left[...]

Artist Pushed Out For Roc Upchurch To Return To Rat Queens (UPDATE)

Artist Pushed Out For Roc Upchurch To Return To Rat Queens? (UPDATE)

While there was no prosecution by the courts, Upchurch admitted to being involved to Bleeding Cool.Upchurch left the book as a restult and was replaced with artist Tess Fowler But that run came to an end And Fowler has now chosen to start talking and answering questions, that seems to indicate that Rat Queens is planned to[...]

A Deflated Return To Palisade With Rat Queens #16

A Deflated Return To Palisade With Rat Queens #16

Today brings the release of Rat Queens #16 from Image Comics, written by Kurtis Wiebe, with art by Tess Fowler This issue starts a new ARC entitled, “When Beards Collide” which brings the Rat Queens back to Palisade Upon arrival it’s cleared that things have moved along without them, but the chaos effects each one of them differently[...]

Rat Queens Returns And We Have A Preview

Rat Queens Returns And We Have A Preview

Wiebe and drawn by Tess Fowler and is the fifth part of the Demons story arc. A betrayal changes the Rat Queens FOREVER! Prepare to be shocked! You did not see this one coming! This week, after a month and a half delay, we get the 15th issue of Rat Queens from Shadowline / Image Comics[...]

The Rat Queens Drawing Board&#8230Issue #15 Finally Arrives This Week

The Rat Queens Drawing Board…Issue #15 Finally Arrives This Week

Besides that, I've enjoyed reading artist Tess Fowler's perspective on her creative process...[embed]https://twitter.com/TessFowler/status/708859158498422785[/embed][embed]https://twitter.com/TessFowler/status/708929194269356032[/embed][embed]https://twitter.com/TessFowler/status/708951063928279040[/embed][embed]https://twitter.com/TessFowler/status/709125472689336321[/embed] A month and a half ago we talked about Rat Queens #15 being delayed However, this week...the wait is over! We finally get to see how things end up in this story arc, and it looks like it's going to be a[...]

The Wonderful And Weird Kurtis Wiebe Talks Rat Queens Vol. 3 And Whats To Come

"The Wonderful And Weird" Kurtis Wiebe Talks Rat Queens Vol. 3 And What's To Come

Rat Queens latest issue #13 released last week, which was the third part of the "Demons" story arc. I can safely say that Rat Queens has been one of Image Comics most interesting reads for me, but when writer Kurtis Wiebe sent out these tweets today it make me pretty happy to hear some honesty about how things have been. […]

A Comic Show &#8211 Secret Wars On Hip Hop Family Tree

A Comic Show – Secret Wars On Hip Hop Family Tree!

Tess Fowler's the new regular artist of Rat Queens, if you read the Bragga special you know that's a good thing Also for Image both Wolf and Island #2 dropped If you want that real indie high, give Black Mask's Young Terrorists a shot.Over in the mainstream, many post Convergence DCYou are secretly great Not[...]

The Heartfelt And Emotional Appeal Of The Rat Queens Special: Braga #1

The Heartfelt And Emotional Appeal Of The Rat Queens Special: Braga #1

From Image Comics, written by Kurtis Wiebe with art by Tess Fowler, the story follows secondary character, Braga, who has been featured in a few of the normal Rat Queens issues You might question what interest you would have in a secondary character in a series that has been leaving us hanging for months, but[...]

Ch-Ch-Changes &#8211 Rat Queens To Red Hood

Ch-Ch-Changes – Rat Queens To Red Hood

A look through a few solicitations changes between Previews and publication....Guardians Team-Up #2 will now have cover art by Stephanie Roux, above.All New X-Factor #20 will have art by Carmine Dia Giandomenico and Will Sliney, not the previously solicited Alex Garner.Captain America And The Mighty Avengers #4 will now have art by Iban Soria as well as Luke Ross.Orders for[...]

CONFIRMED: Stjepan Šejić Is The New Artist On Rat Queens

CONFIRMED: Stjepan Šejić Is The New Artist On Rat Queens

Wiebe will welcome a new artist: Stjepan Sejic of the #1 Amazon bestseller SUNSTONE for issues 9-11.The RAT QUEENS SPECIAL: BRAGA #1 will feature guest artist Tess Fowler and release on January 14 Sejic’s art will premiere in the following issue, RAT QUEENS #9, on February 25 The series will be monthly with #12 soliciting[...]

Tess Fowler Shows Us Her Powerpuff Girls Cover Alternative

Tess Fowler Shows Us Her Powerpuff Girls Cover Alternative

Tess Fowler wrote, Just because the erotic art in question was made by a woman, it does not invalidate the argument that one more piece of erotic comic book art might in fact be one piece too many."Dude You're so stupid The artist is a GIRL." is the overall commentary lighting up forum boards right[...]

The Shaming Of Sexual Harassment By Social Media

The Shaming Of Sexual Harassment By Social Media

Last month, Bleeding Cool ran an article quoting comic creator Tess Fowler, in which she detailed what she saw as unforgivable behaviour towards her at the hands of another comic book creator However, since Tess Fowler didn't choose to name names in her tweets, we respected that, and closed the message board to prevent in-thread[...]