Even knowing that he’d been having problems, to hear that he’s passed is still a shock. I mean, he beat the cancer back once — I think I thought he’d do it again. He was only 37.
The first time I saw his art was in Witchblade — as much as I ended up loving the comic, it was his art that sucked me in. And although, over the years, my tastes in comic art changed so that his work wasn’t my absolute favorite, I always admired him, his drive, and his style.
Sara (the Witchblade) and Ian Nottingham:
And, of course, my favorite heroine, Wonder Woman: