Monday, March 25, 2013

Native American Classics

Possibly because of my participation in Trickster: Native American Tales a few years ago, I was asked to illustrate another Native American folktale in comic-book form for the highly-regarded series "Graphic Classics." This one is called "The Story of Itsikamahidish and the Wild Potato" and it's about a talking potato and a farting coyote and you kind of have to read it to understand. I really love drawing talking-animal stories, and these are some of the best. Here's a sample page:

Anyway, you can read all about it here and order a copy direct from the site or at a comic shop near you!