Fortress of Solitude
Posted 3 years ago and submitted by Alex McArdell | Share link: http://illo.cc/49905

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A few weeks ago I was listening to movie director Kevin Smith’s podcast, “The Fatman on Batman” and was inspired by his love of all things comic related. His guests include legends of the genre like Neal Adams and Jim Lee, so it’s well worth a listen if you’re an aspiring comic artist.

I set to work on a couple of DC themed images, one of the Batman himself and this one of Superman’s Fortress of Solitude. I put a link to the images on my Twitter account and was thrilled to see that Kev Smith (Silent Bob himself) “favourited” the post. He even mentioned in the following week’s podcast how he had responded to a Tweet from “that artist”! Drop my name next time Kevin! Social media is amazing for putting us in touch with all manner of people.



Alex McArdell
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Alex is a professional artist and illustrator based in the UK. His work can be seen in Andrew Fusek’s “Data Beast” series, published by Wayland books (Hodder and … Show more.

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