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Monday, April 16, 2018

Will Conrad-- DC "Action Comics" Artist-- Joins Eva Ink Artist Group for 2018/2019 Bookings!

Superman, art by Will Conrad

We couldn't be more happy to announce that Will Conrad, artist for DC's ACTION COMICS, and much more, is on board for bookings with Eva Ink Artist Group for the 2018/2019 season. 

Will was born in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte. And is now one of the most prolific artists in Brazil, working since 2001 in the industry and producing exclusively for the American market.

Artist Will Conrad of DC Comics

Companies that Will has and is working for include: Top Cow, Dark Horse, Dynamite, Marvel and DC, on titles such as Serenity, Kull, Conan, Buffy, Angel; Faith, Wolverine, X-Men, New Avengers, Teen Titans, Outsiders, Stormwatch, Green Lantern, Nightwing, Cyborg and many others!

Spider-man, by Will Conrad

As mentioned, Will is also currently one of the main artists in DC’s Action Comics! Looking at his work, you can certainly see why! 

Don't miss this chance to have this amazing artist at your shows. A professional fan favorite that is a pleasure to be around to boot!  

For Booking information, contact Renee, Eva Ink Artist Group at: evaink@aol.com

Covers by Will Conrad
Covers by Will Conrad

Jeff Balke-- and his Animation Studio-- Joins Eva Ink Artist Group-- Offers Sketch Coloring!

Long known for his animation and coloring work, Jeff Balke brings a big dose of Whimsy and outright fun to any show. 
Coloring by Jeff Balke
Jeff brings with him to the show his own unique "Sketch Coloring," which can be applied to any sketch by any artist. Either on the original or on a copy of the original. 

Here is a little more ABOUT JEFF:

Jeff Balke is an entrepreneur, animator, voice actor, colorist and producer who created his own animation studio, Jeff Balke Studios which focuses on 2D CEL Animation. In addition to creating animations, the studio also produces weekly Comic Strips, Comic Strips ANIMATED! and Comic Books.  

Coloring by Jeff Balke
The Studios was founded in 2015 while Jeff was working as an Award Winning Comic Book Colorist and has worked on more than 300 comic books, and has worked with companies such as Marvel, Image, Zenescope, and Storm King Productions just to name a few.  

Jeff has also been nominated twice for the Eagle Awards for Best Comic Book Colorist, and won the Shel Dorf Award in 2011 for Colorist of the Year. In 2007 he created something called Sketch Coloring™ (HIS version of commissions as a colorist).  Sketch Coloring is when Jeff colors (with markers by hand) most anything black and white (comic, print, poster etc.) making what’s colored POP right off that image and leaving some of that item black and white, which makes it one of a kind and unique. 

Get a wiggle on, don't delay, book today! 

For more information on booking Jeff, contact Renee at Eva Ink Artist Group at: evaink@aol.com

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Arthur Suydam, Zombie King, Brings Out the Dead in Toledo for ZOMBIE Night!

Zombies take over Toledo!

Zombies took over Toledo March 10h, as Walleye hockey fans came out en horde for the Zombie Night with Marvel Zombie's artist Arthur Suydam throwing out the first puck to get the festivities shuffling!

Suydam with the Comic Book Men for the Walleye game. 

 Fans put on their best zombie attire and come to the Huntington Center ready for fun of apocalyptic proportions! Attendees, were encouraged to come as their favorite zombie or zombie fighter, or get transformed by makeup artists on the main concourse during the game.

Artist Arthur Suydam

"It was an amazing event. So much enthusiasm," related Suydam.  "And for good causes."

The Walleye wore specialty Zombie-themed jerseys as well. All game-worn jerseys were then auctioned off live following the game, with proceeds benefiting the American Red Cross of Northwest Ohio and the Walleye Wishing Well.

Arthur Suydam is represented by Eva Ink Artist Group and Pros & Cons Celebrity Booking: evaink@aol.com

Special Walleye Jersey

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Archie Artist Mike DeCarlo-- Makes Fans a Part of Riverdale!

Archie Artist Mike DeCarlo -- Makes Fans a Part of Riverdale!

Renowned artist, Mike DeCarlo, has worked as a penciler, artist and inker for Marvel, DC, The Simpsons, Disney, BOOM Studios, Warner Communications AND  Archie. 
His best attribute in all of these positions, he'd say, is his ability to draw ANY property in any style, period or genre. 
And his fans would agree!
Now: With that in mind, Mike is offering a new custom sketch opportunity at his table, allowing you to now step onto the pages of one of your favorite comic books yourself! 
That's right! Have you ever wanted to hob nob with Archie and Jughead? Betty and Veronica?  Stroll down the streets of Riverdale?  Have a custom birthday greeting or wedding invite in that familiar style?
Well, now is your chance!
At his shows in 2018, just talk to Mike at any appearance and you too can be customized as an "Archie" character. 

For Booking information, contact Renee at: evaink@aol.com

And he's great at the Simpsons too! 
Renee Witterstaetter
Eva Ink Artist Group
Pros & Cons Celebrity Booking