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Posts from ‘March, 2009’

Boy, I Love My Job!

Aw, man! I get to work with my husband Paul Tobin, who is also my favorite writer, on a story which will be published in Fantastic Four Giant Size Adventures #1! And they pay me money for this! I am a lucky, lucky girl.

Some Things I’ve Never Done Before

For my latest Marvel Comics strip, a short Secret Origin story in the upcoming first issue of Lockjaw And The Pet Avengers, I got to do THREE things I’ve never done before: 1) Draw football. It’s just never come up before. 2) Work with writer Chris Eliopoulos, creator of the webcomic Misery Loves Sherman and […]

The Great (Digital Comics) Experiment

French artist “Balak01” explores the possibilities of comics storytelling—freed from the limitations of printing on paper—on his DeviantART blog. Click through his strips About Digital Comics and ABOUT About Digital Comics to start thinking about the new tools we all have and how we can use them in creative new ways without changing the fundamental […]


Go to the Character Design section of the Illustration page for more!


I’ve added some new images to the Character Design gallery in the Illustration section of ColleenCoover.Net. It’s a series of samples for a project that sadly I will not be working on, but it gave me the chance to do something I’ve never done before: draw zombies!

Happiness Is… a Deadline Met

Yesterday I ushered another new Marvel comic strip into the world, spot on the due date with 15 minutes to spare in my editor’s work day. It’s a good feeling to bring work in on time, made sweeter by the knowledge that I have another job waiting for me to begin work today!