Friday, December 14, 2012

Best of 2012: August

The coolest stuff I posted in August 2012. (You can see more of the best of 2012 here.)

Painting by Kelly Denato for a show at OhNoDoom.

Meryle Trouble as Alice, the villain from Batwoman.

Sugar Skull ski gloves by Matt Taylor for Burton.

The League of Extraordinary Gentlepersons 1996 print by MGK.  I would love to see an entire art show based on this concept.

Anthony Petrie designed new logo for my tumblr. You can customize and buy t-shirts featuring the logo at Zazzle.

Sigils of the Houses of Westeros poster by Darrin Crescenzi.

Tik-Tok custom action figure by glenwebman69.

Psylocke by Bryan Lee O'Malley.

Family menaced by giraffes.

Rocket Queen by Jason Edmiston.

Animation by Nick Cross.

Medicom's delightful Korejyanai Mazinger Z.

Mike Allred's FF.

Luchador bottle openers available at Amazon.

Tiny Lego Greek Temple.

TADO's Adventure Time figures for a show at Gallery Nucleus.  (Please take the license away from Jazzwares.)

Kristin Tercek's Peppermint Butler from the same show.

"Ode To A Thylacine" by Travis Louie.

Dark Knight Rises Catwoman, Bane, and Batman paper toys available for download here.

Fabio Moon's contribution to Warren Ellis's three panel project.

Best Stories:

1.  Amazon customer reviews for the Bic Crystal for Her.

2.  Man tweets his efforts to calm down a crazy person on a plane.

3.  "In a bizarre attempt to avoid a 50-game drug suspension, San Francisco Giants star Melky Cabrera created a fictitious website and a nonexistent product designed to prove he inadvertently took the banned substance that caused a positive test under Major League Baseball’s drug program."

4.  Mountain Dew made the mistake of asking the internet to name its new flavor.

5.  Portable locust farm to provide emergency food.