COMICS CREATION

A Chris Ware Page Examined

A FABLES Page from Pencils to Print

Abe Kanegson, Letterer

A Stanley Kaye Superman Painting Mystery Part 1  Part 2  More about Kaye

Carla Speed McNeil’s Lettering Process

Coloring Comics, Old School Part 1  Part 2

Comic Sans Font Examined

Comic Sans Reactions

The Danny Crespi Files Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5  Part 6  Part 7  Part 8  Part 9  Part 10  Part 11  Part 12   Part 13   Part 14   Part 15   Part 16   Part 17   Part 18    Part 19    Part 20 (final)

The DC Comics Offices, 1930s – 1950s Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5  More on Zena Brody,  Bernard and George Kashdan

DC Comics’ 1945 Christmas Party Photo     Update

DC Staff in 1957 photo

DC Comics’ Production Dept. 1979 Part 1 Part 2

DC Comics 1982 Staff Photo

The DC Comics Offices 1982-1991 Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5   Part 6

A 1984 Promotional Video from the DC Offices

Designing with Kevin O’Neill

Drawing and Inking Like Will Eisner

Four George Kleins

Gaspar Saladino 1927-2016

Gaspar Saladino Cover Lettering Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

Gaspar Saladino’s First Lettering for DC Comics Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Gaspar Confirms

Gaspar Saladino at NYCC in 2014

H.G. Peter (co-creator of Wonder Woman) photos

HOUSE OF SECRETS #92: How the Cover was Made

Howard Ferguson, Letterer

Ira Schnapp and the Farley Post Office

IRA SCHNAPP, His Life, Work and Family Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5  Part 6

Ira Schnapp in High School

Ira Schnapp’s “The Art of the Ages”

Ira Schnapp and the Early DC Logos

Ira Schnapp in:  ACTION COMICS Part 1  Part 2   A DATE WITH JUDY  ADVENTURE COMICS Part 1  Part 2   ALAN LADD   ALL-AMERICAN MEN OF WAR   ALL-AMERICAN COMICS  ALL-AMERICAN WESTERN  ALL FUNNY COMICS     ALL-STAR COMICS   ALL-STAR WESTERN   ANIMAL ANTICS   AQUAMAN THE ATOM BATMAN Part 1   Part 2    Part 3   BIG TOWN BLACKHAWK   BOB HOPE   BOMBA  BOY COMMANDOS  BRAVE AND BOLD   BUZZY  CAPT. STORM CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN CHARLIE CHAN  COMICS CAVALCADE  CONGO BILL   DALE EVANS COMICS   DANGER TRAIL DANIEL BOONE DC ANNUALS   DEAN MARTIN & JERRY LEWIS  DETECTIVE COMICS Part 1  Part 2  DOBIE GILLIS DODO & THE FROG  DOOM PATROL FALLING IN LOVE FEATURE FILMS THE FLASH  FLIPPITY & FLOP  FOX AND CROW  FRONTIER FIGHTERS  FUNNY FOLKS   FUNNY STUFF    GANG BUSTERS   G.I. COMBAT  GIRLS’ LOVE STORIES  GIRLS’ ROMANCES GREEN LANTERN  HARVEY HAWKMAN HEART THROBS   HOPALONG CASSIDY HOUSE OF MYSTERY   HOWIE  INFERIOR FIVE JACKIE GLEASON JIMMY OLSEN  JIMMY WAKELY  JUSTICE LEAGUE  LEADING COMICS    LEAVE IT TO BINKY   LOIS LANE   METAL MEN  METAMORPHO MISS BEVERLY HILLS   MISS MELODY LANE   MR. DISTRICT ATTORNEY   MORE FUN COMICS    MUTT & JEFF  MY GREATEST ADVENTURE  MYSTERY IN SPACE NUTSY SQUIRREL   OUR ARMY AT WAR OUR FIGHTING FORCES  OZZIE & HARRIET PAT BOONE PETER PANDA PETER PORKCHOPS PHANTOM STRANGER PLASTIC MAN PVT. DOBERMAN RACCOON KIDS  REAL FACT COMICS   REAL SCREEN COMICS   REX THE WONDER DOG RIP HUNTER TIME MASTER ROBIN HOOD   ROMANCE TRAIL  RUDOLPH   SCRIBBLY   SEA DEVILS SECRET HEARTS   SENSATION COMICS  SGT BILKO SHOWCASE THE SPECTRE STAR-SPANGLED COMICS  STAR-SPANGLED WAR STORIES STRANGE ADVENTURES   SUGAR AND SPIKE SUPERBOY  SUPERMAN Part 1   Part 2  SWING WITH SCOOTER   TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED TEEN TITANS THREE MOUSEKETEERS TOMAHAWK   WESTERN COMICS   WONDER WOMAN WORLD’S FINEST COMICS Part 1  Part 2 YOUNG LOVE YOUNG ROMANCE

Ira Schnapp’s DC Ads: 1940s 1950 1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 Part 1 Part 2 1960 Part 1 Part 2 1961 Part 1 Part 2 1962 Part 1 Part 2 1963 Part 1 Part 2 1964 Part 1 Part 2 1965 Part 1 Part 2 1966 Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 1967 Part 1

John Workman and Todd Klein Part 1  Part 2

Julie Schwartz and SUPERMAN 411

Leroy Lettering by Jim and Margaret Wroten

Lettering for Proposals

Lettering Placements

Lettering Prince Valiant

Lettering Tips for Comics Writers

Lettering TOM STRONG

My Comics Life-List 1977-78    1979    1980   1981  1982

My Work By The Numbers, a Career Summary

Neal Adams on Ira Schnapp

Preparing Comics Scripts for Lettering

Punctuating Comics: Breath Marks

Punctuating Comics: Dots and Dashes

Punctuation and Emphasis

Ray Alma and the DC Production Dept., 1986

Raymond Perry at DC Comics

Recent Gaspar Saladino Lettering  and Logo design

Remembering Adrienne Roy

Remembering Dave Hunt

Remembering Murphy Anderson

Revisiting DEATH

Schnapp, Donenfeld and the Pulps Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

Superman in the Saturday Evening Post, 1941

The Rise of Digital Lettering Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4  Part 5  Part 6  Part 7

Toth, Saladino, Schwartz

Visiting DC Comics in the 1960s Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Visiting DC Comics, 2009

When I Lettered DC Covers By Hand

Working With Dave Gibbons

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