A tour with comic book legend Joe Sinnott, who was a staple of Marvel Comics during the silver age, gives a tour of his drawing table and work space. Joe Sinnott’s Drawing Table from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Back in 1954 “Seduction of the Innocent” by Frederic Wertham was published, which had a chilling effect on the comic book industry. The book alleged that comics promoted juvenile delinquency among other things. A public backlash ensued and the comics industry was faced with a mass exodus of readers. Joe Sinnott recalls worked during that […]

Jeff Ayers, the manager and comic buyer for Forbidden Planet NYC talks about the idiosyncrasies of comics retail. What are the challenges of running a local comic shop? Well this will tell you everything you need to know. Jeff Ayers talks Comics Retail from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

Comics legend Joe Sinnott, who was a staple of Marvel Comics throughout the silver age, talks about the first time he saw his work in print. Joe Sinnott’s First Printed Work from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.

A quick demo of comic book lettering for the indie anthology “A Fistful of Comics”. Lettering in Adobe Illustrator writer and letterer Mike Furth shows the basics of how he approaches lettering. Fistful of Lettering from The Comic Archive on Vimeo.