Colleen Coover is an Eisner Award-winning comic book artist based in Portland, Oregon. Her comics include the adult title Small Favors and the all-ages Banana Sunday. She has been published by Dark Horse, Top Shelf, Marvel, and many others. She works with her husband, writer Paul Tobin, on the Eisner-winning series Bandette.
Portfolio and Social Media: https://linktr.ee/colleencoover
Author Archives: Colleen
One of my main gigs during the Covid Years was illustrations for the social media accounts of the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns soccer clubs: subjects ranged from dunking on rival teams, to photo-realistic portraits of players in their new … Continue reading
Unofficial, Unsanctioned, Unsolicited. Done for fun. All characters the property of DC Comics. Wow, I haven’t done one of these for eight years! See also:Batman, Batman: The Strip, Boy Wonder & World’s Mightiest Maid,Superman’s Ex-Girlfriend, Lana Lang (part one) In this story, … Continue reading
A new digital issue of Bandette arrives Wednesday, May 2 on ComiXology! An improperly used table fork! A Chihuahua on wheels! Delicious crêpes! A deceptive tape recording! A stolen sports car! An explosive museum visit! An illicitly bestowed panic button! … Continue reading
Paul Tobin and I are super excited to announce that Banana Sunday will be available again from its original publisher, Oni Press, on October 24, 2018! Originally released in 2006, the new edition has been remastered with spectacular colors by Rian Sygh, … Continue reading
The files for Bandette digital episode 16 have been uploaded and are being processed for release by ComiXology! Tentative release date is October 18!
My 2012 homage to the horror tales of the comics of the 1970’s, “Rose’s Heart”, is back online! I’ve reformatted the 8-page comic into 3 parts and uploaded it to the comics app Webtoons. The scrolling format of Webtoons was … Continue reading
It is our profound pleasure to announce that Bandette has been chosen Best Digital Comic in the 2017 Eisner Awards! This is the third time Bandette has been so honored (previous years: 2013, 2016) and we could not be more … Continue reading
We’re honored to announce that Bandette has been nominated for a 2017 Eisner Award in the category Best Digital Comic Book! Here’s the full list of nominations in the category. Congratulations to all the nominees! Bandette, by Paul Tobin and Colleen … Continue reading
Enjoy these free previews from the larger universe of Paul Tobin and Colleen Cooverâ€™s BANDETTE! Now being posted at their new internet home, www.Bandette.Net. Bandette is the star of the show, but her world is populated by an abundance of other … Continue reading
I was so busy on the day of release, I forgot to announce it on my blog! Small Favors is once again in print, now in its entirety, as a beautiful hard bound edition from Limerence Press! If you’re in … Continue reading
A new interview is up on CBR.com about the fast approaching release of the Small Favors Definitive Collection from Limerence Press! Small Favors will arrive in comic shops on April 26, 2017! Pre-order from Amazon for delivery May 9, 2017. (But don’tâ€“get it thorough your … Continue reading
Goofing around with a new software application. This drawing was created with Rebelle, which simulates wet and dry media,particularly watercolor, to astonishingly lifelike effect. It’s not perfect; I haven’t found if there’s a pressure sensitive brush stroke yet, and the dry … Continue reading