Wednesday, January 18, 2012


"Curses! Foiled Again" is the sequel to my 2009 graphic novel with author Jane Yolen, "Foiled", from First Second Books. I recently wrapped up 164 pages of interior artwork, which means now it's time for the front cover art. Here are the rough color comps I proposed to the editor:

The unrevised logo from the last book is thrown in there for placement. Clearly working with slight variations on a theme. We picked one, and pencils and inks followed:

Right now -- coloring in progress!

1 comment:

  1. Wow, that's a classy composition, very reminiscient of... well nothing specific comes to mind but I must have seen many fantasy film posters like that.