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 www.nbc.com/Heroes/
All Active Images’s books are available in all finer comic book stores.