Head over to Kickstarter.com to see why Neal Adams, Walt Simonson, Bill Sienkiewicz, Neil Gaiman, Adam & Andy Kubert, Ray Lago, Bob Wiacek, Jim Lee, Ricardo Villagran, Mark Wheatley, Mark McKenna, Clifford Meth and others have come together to bring back Dave Cockrum’s FUTURIANS!
Comic Book Babylon gathers icons HARLAN ELLISON, STAN LEE, ALAN MOORE, FRANK MILLER, JOE KUBERT, GENE COLAN, DAVE COCKRUM, WALTER SIMONSON and NEAL ADAMS into a conversation with CLIFFORD METH where anything goes. KickStarter supporters helped make this book a reality, and their generosity made it even more special than we had originally planned.
“Dave Cockrum was that rare breed, a “disgusting fan” who did everything the rest of us only wish we could do, and with the The Futurians he is at his disgusting best.”
See the full article at ComicsBulletin.com.
Chris Thompson interviews Clifford Meth about Dave Cockrum, The Futurians, and Comic Book Babylon on the Pop Culture Hound Podcast.
Aardwolf Publishing supports the burgeoning creators of tomorrow through two annual scholarships to the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art:
The Gene Colan Memorial Scholarship
Clifford Meth and Aardwolf Publishing present this award for outstanding craftsmanship with a pencil.
- 2014: Matthew Gaudio
- 2013: Damien Torres
- 2012: Derek Rodenbeck
The Dave Cockrum Memorial Scholarship
Paty Cockrum, Aardwolf Publishing, and Clifford present this award for creativity and outstanding story-telling ability.
- 2014: Patrick Thompson
- 2013: Ernesto Sin Alos
- 2012: Anwar Hanano
Aardwolf Publishing and the family of the late Peppi Marchello are pleased to announce the long-awaited book PEPPI MARCHELLO: SONG WRITER. This is a beautiful, limited-edition book of Peppi Marchello’s beloved lyrics and songs he never recorded, along with intimate photos from his family’s archives, and memories from Peppi’s biggest fans.
Aardwolf and the Marchello family ran a fundraising effort on KickStarter.com! Thanks to all who made a contribution and backed the project!
Once the book is available, we will make it available on this website. If you’re comfortable sending a check to pre-order the book, please send $30 to Aardwolf Publishing. Click here for details.
Signed/Remarqued by Gene Colan Himself
In February of 2010, Marvel Entertainment released THE INVINCIBLE GENE COLAN (Hardcover, 128 pages). Edited by Clifford Meth, and including observations from Stan Lee, Neil Gaiman, Walter Simonson, Marv Wolfman, Tom Palmer and John Romita Sr., it is also a stunning visual tribute and biography of one of the most brilliant, sublime and influential comic artists in the genre’s history.
Aardwolf worked with Gene Colan and his family for over 15 years. We are proud to have published many of Gene’s original works, and to have participated in several fund-raising auctions when his health was threatened. We were delighted to be awarded the opportunity to offer the signed, limited editions of this extraordinary book.
Gene is gone now, but Aardwolf Publishing has some exclusive remaining copies of this book. And there’s a chance you can still find some of the remarqued copies that pop up for sale on the web from time to time.
THE WHOREHOUSE MADRIGALS is the newest fiction collection from Hank Magitz. With a cover by the award-winning fantasy artist Kelly Freas (his last ever!), an introduction by“Handsome” Dick Manitoba (of the legendary proto-punk band The Dictators) and with illustrations by brilliant illustrator Mike Henderson (a rising star who came to our attention via Gene Colan). THE WHOREHOUSE MADRIGALS might be Hank’s best work to date.
Solicited for $13.95 in December’s Diamond PREVIEWS, you can now order the SIGNATURE EDITION of the book directly from Aardwolf for $9.95 (plus $2 postage) and also have your book signed by Clifford Meth.
Also available, a truly collectible BOOKPLATE EDITION is signed by Meth, Manitoba, and signed and remarqued by artist Mike Henderson for only $30 plus shipping.
Act now–Aardwolf is offering the collection with a money-back-if-not-delighted guarantee. How’s that for confidence? This book is that good!