March 13, 2009

Added the following Grimes-related items to various areas of the site:

I)  Rick’s ‘Little Hydrey’ illustration from 1992, as featured in TABOO #6 (this illustration was, in part, inspiration for Al Columbia’s “The Bloodclot Boy”):

Lil Hydrey via flicker & Taboo intro page   (copy minus orig c.)

Artwork:  Little Hydrey © 1992, Rick Grimes.

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II)  Cameo appearances of Grimes’ ‘Sicky Claws’ gang (as featured in “Sicky Claws Conquers the Weird Dicks”, feat. Chatteredy Cathy Doll, Nudolph The Naked Reindeer, Clowny, Seymour, Brown Pneumonia: the Hopping Mummy, and Skinnever Skull) as featured in Grimes’ “The Puzz Fundles” (Thripey Skake, Von Sticky, Meemo, Primitive Iggy, Malloon, Gluggigla, and Gufshca), published in Rick Veitch’s THE ONE comic book series. Also, added Grimes’ poster of Veitch’s THE ONE, as featured in #6.

Puzz ~ Sicky char. cameos  (finale)Puzz  One cameo

Puzz ~ Sicky char. cameos  (Clowny)Puzz ~ Sicky char. cameos  (Nudolph)Puzz ~ Sicky char. cameos  (Sicky)

Artwork:  “The Puzz Fundles” © 1984 – 1986, Rick Grimes. Image two features Rick Veitch’s ‘THE ONE’ character © Rick Veitch.

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III)  A comparison picture featuring an illustration from Max Ernst’s A Week of Kindness in relation to Grimes’ own animal-headed character in “Head Chez”.

W Dick w Ernst image

Artwork:  “Head Chez” © 1981, Rick Grimes.  Artwork:  Excerpt from Max Ernst’s A Week of Kindness © 1934, Max Ernst.

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