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Mike Mayhew
Artist | Professional | Varied
United States
To find out more about my work visit my website at: www.mikemayhewstudio.com

Visit my eBay store at: stores.ebay.com/Mike-Mayhew-St…

Check out the Cisco Realm Motion Comic I did at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YC1pJ…

Take a tour of my studio here: comicbookresources.com/?page=a…

Please don't not request to color my B&W artwork. Unfortunately, when you do that, it ends up on the web in a search for my name, looking like I did the color art. Thank you for your understanding.

Current Residence: Glendale, CA
Operating System: Windows 7
MP3 player of choice: Spotify
Personal Quote: I imagined the man I wanted to be, and then I became him. -Cary Grant
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The wait is over!  This Wednesday you can finally see George Lucas' THE STAR WARS brought to life! 

 

In 1974 George Lucas wrote a screenplay called THE STAR WARS.  It proved to be too much for a movie production at the time.  But, it all starts here!  This is the story that inspired George to create ILM.  This is the story that spawned Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, but presented them in wildly different ways.  This is the original mind blowing, genre bending space opera that led to a revolution in cinema, science-fiction, and storytelling.

 

THE STAR WARS is an eight issue mini adapted by Jonathan Rinzler, with art by me, colors by Rain Beredo, and lettering by Michael Heisler from Dark Horse Comics. 

I believe there will be a digital version available for purchase/download.

I'm almost done with #4, and I can assure you each issue is better than the last.  Each issue has new and different environments, expanding the scope of this universe.  Each issue has more intense and emotional character developments.  Each issue has more action than the last!

Be sure to get to your comic store on Wednesday.  I don't want to hex it, but I have a feeling this one is going to sell out very quickly.  I truly believe people have no idea what they are in for, and when they can finally read the issue, they'll be begging for more!


Or, get the digital version here:

 

digital.darkhorse.com/profile/…

 

Thanks for taking the time to read this!  And, tell a friend!


Mike

 

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mikemayhew Featured By Owner May 29, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks a million! I was thrilled with how the article came out.
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rcardoso530 Featured By Owner May 29, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Yeah brother.. . I just got my issue last night around 10:30 and was like No SHIT!! !! Almost messaged last night but was fried. ..

Yeah it was actually a really good write up and it was even cooler knowing knowing the person they talking about.. ..

Truly awesome brother congrats!!! Well deserved. ...
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lordhadrian Featured By Owner May 18, 2013
Nice gallery :)
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shaunsheep Featured By Owner May 15, 2013
mike your link to your ebay store does not work[link]
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mikemayhew Featured By Owner May 20, 2013  Professional General Artist
yes, I took it down since working on THE STAR WARS. Just too much of a distraction. I hope to start having items for sale in there within the next month or so.

Thanks for your interest in my work!

Mike
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icqjay Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Awesome! Just Awesome! I reckon whatever project they throw at won't be a problem for you man... Excellent work. Let me say it once more... AWESOME!
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mikemayhew Featured By Owner May 5, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks! I really appreciate your support.

Here's a link to some more preview pages:

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lenlenlen1 Featured By Owner Apr 1, 2013  Professional General Artist
Congratulations on the upcoming Star Wars Dark Horse project. I saw a sneak peek and it looks amazing.
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PaulFrancis Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2013
fantastic quality to your work, the light and shadows and the basic superlative mastery of line and composition. your comic pages are like a series of finished paintings in their own genre! I am a fairly new fan of comic art and love your work.
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mikemayhew Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks for your kind words!
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