juvenalia / impressionism 06
These are the actual first drawings of the Bobbins characters.
They stem from the two months that I though Image comics were
okay, and rilly cool.
As you can see, they all have super powers! Rich
has the power to pick his nose with his whole hand, Holly could
stand in front of graffiti, Elliot could generate the colour
yellow, Larry (more on Larry later) - , hell knows, maybe his
incredibly 80s waistcoat gave him some advantage, Kirsty was
afflicted with terrible BO and Shelley had some wickedy-ass
spiky glove thing. This may be me lying.
I did actually develop them into a comic book,
the pages of which are "tragically" lost. The one
remaining page is reproduced here (in part) - as you can see,
at this point I had left Image behind and was now heavily influenced
by Sergio Aragones. If only "influenced by" meant
the same this "as one millionth as good as".
final picture is an example of my incredible modesty at the