Dave's art is on a stamp

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Dave's art is on a stamp

Postby TedL » Thu Oct 26, 2006 10:01 pm

I don't know if anyone's posted about this yet, but it looks like Dave's work is now going to be on a US stamp. That's a pretty big honor -- although I'm guessing no money goes along with it :) Congrats Dave!

Check out the image of Wolverine in the link:
http://www.newsarama.com/marvelnew/stam ... Stamps.jpg

You can read more about the stamps on the USPS website:
http://www.usps.com/communications/newsroom/2007stamps/

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Postby Dark Bamf » Thu Oct 26, 2006 11:53 pm

THAT'S GREAT!! Pf course, I'd have been happier if they'd used the ol' Fuzzy Elf instead of the Wolvster...:LOL

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Postby Angelique » Fri Oct 27, 2006 12:34 am

Well, the two things that impressed me about Wolvie was that he wasn't on every stamp, and you drew him.

But yeah, I would have liked to see one with Nighty, instead of, what, two with Iron Man (and neither one a Layton, to boot).
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Postby HoodedMan » Fri Oct 27, 2006 1:30 am

That's awesome! Congratulations, Mr. Cockrum!
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Postby TedL » Fri Oct 27, 2006 2:30 am

In case anyone's curious, it looks like the Wolverine image is from the page 1 splash to Giant-Size X-Men #1.

Hey -- if these stamps do well, then maybe we will get a full X-Men set at some point, in which case Nightcrawler would be almost a sure thing.

One other point is that I was at the Post Office today and they were selling large prints of the DC stamps. Hopefully this means that we'll be able to buy a print of the Wolverine image at some point as well.

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Postby Saint Kurt » Fri Oct 27, 2006 11:24 am

That is way cool!

I'll have to get some comic book stamps the next time I'm at the post office.

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Postby Angelique » Fri Oct 27, 2006 6:16 pm

I'll be stocking up on them and using them on all correspondences. I have a reputation to uphold, after all! ;)
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Postby Panz » Sun Nov 05, 2006 6:56 am

Dave is on a stamp???? isn't that a bit uncomfortable????

heeeheehee

I'll buy some if I can ;)

P.S. Apologies to Dave for my madcap and silly mood...blame it on the moon or something

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Postby TedL » Sun Nov 05, 2006 6:46 pm

Okay, I fixed the subject to make it more correct. I was an English major in college, so I guess I should have gotten it right in the first place ;)

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