June’s 2000 AD Sci-Fi Special will feature a story by Emma Beeby and Babs Tarr (Batgirl and Motor Crush), making it the first ever all woman creative team on the character. Tarr tweeted an image to kick things off. Hold onto your butts, citizens – @babsdraws is drawing an @emmabeeby Judge Dredd story for the 2000 AD […]
The Batgirl of Burnside team returns to tear up new concrete!
At SDCC ’15 I talked with the Burnside Batgirl crew about their creative origins, how the look that launched a thousand cosplays came to be, how to handle creative criticism, and their earliest con experiences.
Livewire, the ass-kicking electro-magnetic supervillain is coming to the DC You next month in Cameron Stewart and Babs Tarr’s Batgirl #42. The character, who was created by Bruce Timm for Superman: The Animated Series, has received the Tarr hip-to-streets redesign treatment. She tweeted out a set of costume sketches earlier today. I’m pretty partial to the bottom center […]
Speaking of SDCC, did you know that WonderCon is thrown by the same folks and you can go to the website and buy tickets and book hotel rooms in a totally normal, non-anxious fashion RIGHT THIS MINUTE? It is true that you may not run into Travil Fimmel at the Hilton bar, but you are pretty much still going to have a good time. This years show is April 3-5 at the Anaheim Convention Center, and guests include Babs Tarr, Ed Brubaker, Neal Adams and other people you would probably like to see.
This is obviously prefaced with a heaping helping of “what the hell does a straight white male know about these issues?”. The simple truth: I don’t know anything. I likely never will – or at least not in a way that can be internalized. At best, I can gather other people’s feelings and memories and […]