Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

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Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Giz » Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:25 am

No update today (too busy signing books).
Decided to do a small Archie promo for Archie #635.
http://www.eeriecuties.com/strips-ec/archie_635_promo

I created this thread in case you have questions related to my Archie work.
Let's keep it clean and civil :)
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Ravenhull » Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:36 am

No EC tonight! <Insert bad Vader "Noooooo!" mixed with Luke's big "Nooooo!">
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Milnoc » Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:40 am

How soon will we lose you to the Americans? :((

I'm actually relieved! The samples show they pretty much stuck with your style. They didn't go heavy on the inking, and yet maintained the traditional "Archie" look.

Don't be surprised if you become one of their lead artists for the "heavy" issues. I remember when reading the old Archie digests some thirty years ago that the more serious and dramatic stories always got the better artists. You're definitely following that path. Congratulations!

Now why does Betty look so much like Didi? :p
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Artemisia » Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:07 am

And Veronica looks suspiciously like...Layla :p

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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby philippos42 » Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:14 am

I thought Ronnie looked a little like Didi, Kevin looked very on-model, Archie had some expressions we've seen on Gary and Junghan, and Andy looked a bit like Ash.
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby yiraheerai » Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:35 am

I love how it's completely Archie and yet we can see your style shine through with their facial expressions so easily :)
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Milnoc » Wed Jul 25, 2012 6:03 am

Archie looks a lot like Clarence!

(Ten thousand points to anyone who gets that extremely old and obscure reference! :p )
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Lilly_Bell » Wed Jul 25, 2012 6:33 am

Artemisia wrote:And Veronica looks suspiciously like...Layla :p


I thought so too! And the blond chic reminded me of Tiff for a sec there, too! :)
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby showler » Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:13 am

I love the fact that the second issue you are doing apparently involves Archie turning into a girl.
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Don Alexander » Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:22 am

Yeah, had a Layla flash too! :))
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby knuclear200x » Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:56 am

First time ive seen your archie-related work. And i must say everyone...looks...sexy. Every girl looks like Didi to me.
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby thebitterfig » Wed Jul 25, 2012 1:03 pm

For me, the weirdest thing is the lettering. Always a bit of a shock when the art style remains pretty much the same (from EC/MA3/earlyMC, etc) but the lettering is different. I'd probably faint if I saw Usagi Yojimbo lettered by anyone other than Stan Sakai.

I'm itching to get to a comic book store (none close) and pick this up.
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby Ravenhull » Wed Jul 25, 2012 1:54 pm

Actually installed the Archie app, though the issue isn't there yet...

EDIT: It's there now...
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby BlairFan » Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:34 pm

The "Archie" girls look so sophisticated and beautiful when Giz draws them.
And good luck to Shouri in Baltimore. :-)
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Re: Q&A about Gisele's Archie work

Postby vampire hunter D » Sat Jul 28, 2012 10:25 am

Is it just me, or does Veronica look a lot like Cyndi from P&A?
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