The World of a Wayward Comic Book Artist: The Private Sketchbooks of S. Plunkett S. Plunkett

ISBN: 9780804011242

Published: June 30th 2010

Hardcover

224 pages


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The World of a Wayward Comic Book Artist: The Private Sketchbooks of S. Plunkett  by  S. Plunkett

The World of a Wayward Comic Book Artist: The Private Sketchbooks of S. Plunkett by S. Plunkett
June 30th 2010 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 224 pages | ISBN: 9780804011242 | 4.49 Mb

The World of a Wayward Comic Book Artist: The Private Sketchbooks of S. Plunkett is a fascinating look at the creative processes of Sandy Plunkett. A self-taught illustrator and comic book artist, Plunkett came of age in New York City during the ‘60sMoreThe World of a Wayward Comic Book Artist: The Private Sketchbooks of S. Plunkett is a fascinating look at the creative processes of Sandy Plunkett. A self-taught illustrator and comic book artist, Plunkett came of age in New York City during the ‘60s and ‘70s and began drawing for Marvel Comics at eighteen. Throughout his ongoing career he has drawn for several other major publishers, including DC.Featuring nearly four hundred selections from sketchbooks kept over the past twenty years, this collection is an insightful examination of the difficulties and successes Plunkett has experienced in keeping his work alive and evolving.

The drawings cover a wide range of styles and subject matter, though all are rooted in the visual vernacularof illustration, comic, and popular art of America, evincing influences as diverse as Thomas Hart Benton andR. Crumb. Images of creatures, both actual and imagined, fabulous characters, and dreamlike worlds are juxtaposedwith studies from Plunkett’s life. The sketchbook images, along with a foreword by Michael Wm Kaluta and anupdated interview of Plunkett by Comic Book Artist’s Tim Barnes, provide a fascinating insight into artistic process,debate, and fruition.



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