A place for comics artist Joëlle Jones to share some of her recent drawings and commissions.
Thursday, June 11, 2009
12 REASONS WHY I LOVE HER/BLANKETS - The Crossover
This was commissioned as a gift for someone whose favorite comics are 12 Reason Why I Love Her and Blankets. The basic concept was Gwen and Evan from 12 Reasons reading Craig Thompson's book. The final piece ends up using props from Blankets as background, too.
To go with the drawing, we also included signed copies of both books, and Craig drew in the Blankets:
It was tempting to forge his signature in a different copy and keep this one!
Joëlle Jones is a comic book artist living in Portland, OR. She has worked on various projects with the New York Times, Graphic Universe, Vertigo, DC, Marvel, Dark Horse, and Oni Press. Visit her on tumblr and twitter @joelle_jones. You can contact her directly at joellejones [a] gmail.com.