Monday, August 31, 2009

Dark Horse's NOIR anthology

One of four illustrations done for Ken Lizzi's story in Dark Horse's Noir anthology, due in October.


More details here.

Thanks to Diana Schutz and Brendan Wright for bringing me on board. The drawings are spot illos for a prose story. The rest of the anthology features comics by a lot of talented people, including Eduardo Barreto, Sean Phillips, Ed Brubaker, Paul Grist, David Laphan, Brian Azzarello, and more.

Saturday, August 29, 2009


I now have a small shop on to sell some of my art. I am currently putting up stand-alone pieces, and I have just posted all of the remaining art from my "Seven Deadly Sins" sketchbook.

Please visit and bookmark my shop:

We're also preparing the You Have Killed Me pages for sale and should be posting prices next week. If you have one(s) you want, feel free to send requests now. We will be handling those sales directly and not through Etsy. E-mail joellejonesart[a]

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

DR. HORRIBLE - solicited for November 2009

Comic Book resources has the full solicitation for Dark Horse books shipping in November, including Dr. Horrible. All three of Kristian Donaldson's covers are featured in the link (including the one below). Kristian also has the covers on his blog.

Zack Whedon (W), Joelle Jones (P), Dan Jackson (C), and Kristian Donaldson (Covers)
On sale Nov 18
FC, 40 pages

From the Joss Whedon-helmed webmovie Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog comes the origin story of the next greatest supervillain of all time . . . DR. HORRIBLE!

In this one-shot comic, Zack Whedon and artist Joelle Jones (Token) establish how a young, impressionable, but brilliant Dr. Horrible was drawn into a world of crime. Readers are reacquainted with the charming, brawny, crime-fighting superhero extraordinaire Captain Hammer when Dr. Horrible crosses paths with his greatest enemy in an all-out showdown of immeasurable proportions. Special guest appearances include Dr. Horrible's love interest, Penny; his sidekick, Moist; and a meter man.

Fans of Joss Whedon and the smash-hit musical Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog will not want to miss this!

- Includes two alternate covers by artist Kristian Donaldson (DMZ, Supermarket) and a pin-up from superstar artist Gene Ha (The 49ers).

Wednesday, August 5, 2009


The commission was for someone who was "like" Billie Holiday or Ella Fitzgerald.

jazz singer

Tuesday, August 4, 2009


Come to Floating World, starting at 6 p.m., to get a signed copy of You Have Killed Me and to enjoy the celebration for the gallery opening, "NUTS & BOLTS – The Artwork of Robopocalypse and Teenage Dinosaur." One of the Robopocalypse team is my good friend Terry Blas, whose coloring work has been seen on this blog before and who I trade drawings with all the time.

Press release.

Floating World Comics is located in Downtown Portland at 20 NW 5th Ave, across the street from Upper Playground, Ground Kontrol and Backspace. Open everyday from 11-7pm.

phone: (503)241-0227

Saturday, August 1, 2009