Blues Cover Final

The ubiquitous Tim Sale, whose work pioneered the look and feel of the NBC hit HEROES, will be highly visible at this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 26-29)! Hoping to meet and interact with as many fans as possible, Tim will be appearing at various exhibitor booths; a guest on a HEROES panel; doing signings and sketches; and selling a brand new sketchbook (BLUES), a print (JUNGLE GIRL), and a t-shirt.

Here’s a quick run-down on where you can find him:

**Wed. through Sun.: Doing 10-minute ink wash sketches as well as HEROES character sketches at the Naked Fat Rave booth (#4601); new Tim Sale “Blues” sketchbook, t-shirts, and prints on sale at Naked Fat Rave booth

**Wed. July 25, 8:00-8:30: HEROES booth (#5412)

**Fri. July 27, 4:30-5:30: Signing at DC Comics booth (#1915)

**Sat. Jul 28, 12:45-2:00: HEROES panel, Ballroom 20

**Sat. July 28, 4:00-5:00: Signing at DC Comics booth (#1915)

In addition, Tim will have on sale at the Active Images booth (#2106) his sketchbook, TIM SALE PIN-UPS ($20.00, 40 pages, 7”x11”, black and white, Diamond Code: NOV063205). It features a selection of quality ink and wash drawings and pencil sketches with notes by Tim and a color cover by Tim and CATWOMAN colorist Dave Stewart. For more info, click:

And the sold out TIM SALE: BLACK AND WHITE, while not available at Comic-Con, is coming for a second round in December from Image Comics. TIM SALE: BLACK AND WHITE, REVISED AND EXPANDED (December 2007, $39.99, 272-page hardcover, 9” x 12”) discusses Tim’s life and work in a comprehensive and lavishly illustrated retrospective. This is a new, revised and expanded edition of the original out-of-print TIM SALE: BLACK AND WHITE previously published by Active Images.

For more on HEROES and to see Tim’s art as it relates to the series visit

All Active Images’s books are available in all finer comic book stores.


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