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.
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Today in my studio I am at work on the first few pages of Bandette #8. Meanwhile, on the Internet… Bandette #7 is LIVE FOR SALE from Comixology YAYYYY!!!! (My arms are flapping in the air like Kermit the Frog’s) The … Continue reading
Yup, gonna be there! I’ll be set up with the rest of the Periscope Studio crew at table 1214.
I was recently interviewed for an article in Paste Magazine, along with Paul and several other creators, on the topic of sexism in the comics industry. The article didn’t have room for everything I had to say, so here are … Continue reading
Lovingly designed and published by the good people at Dark Horse Comics, this hardcover volume includes: The five existing episodes of Bandette The backup Urchin Stories, with art by Steve Lieber, Tina Kim, Jonathan Case, Jennifer Meyer, Alberto Alburquerque, Rich … Continue reading
Some people are able to buy the new Bandette hardcover collection TODAY! Some people are NOT. It was originally scheduled for November 6, but as far as I can tell, most stores in the USA won’t get deliveries until the 13th. WHO IS … Continue reading
I did a little update to my Zazzle and CafePress stores. Both now feature 100% more Bandette!
So this past Friday night, Paul and I went to the Eisner Award ceremony. And when the award for Best Digital Comic was announced, it went to Bandette! They gave us these awesome trophies, and while we were up there accepting … Continue reading
It’s official! The first five issues of Bandette are being collected into a spiffy hard-cover BOOK by Dark Horse Comics! The actual ship date has not yet been released, but is November 6: it will be pretty, and it will include … Continue reading
As you may have already heard, Bandette has been nominated for four Eisners this year! The voting is now open to comics industry professionals. If you are eligible, your support would be appreciated. There is a deep pool of brilliant comics … Continue reading
Best New Series: Bandette, by Paul Tobin & Colleen Coover (Monkeybrain) Best Penciller/Inker: Colleen Coover, Bandette (Monkeybrain) Best Coloring: Colleen Coover, Bandette (Monkeybrain) Best Digital Comic: Bandette, by Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover (Monkeybrain) Complete list of nominees HERE!
I recently got my hands on the new Manga Studio 5 software, and Benny here is the first dip of my toe into its waters. There are definitely some interesting new features, especially the color tools! It’s going to take … Continue reading
I’m taking con sketch pre-orders for Emerald City Comic-Con! Pre-order for sketches with a single character are 8.5″x11″, $90 for color, $60 for black & white/gray. At the show, $60 black & white sketches will be 6″x9″, color not available. So there is a … Continue reading