Media Release -- Your eyes do not deceive you! Todd Mcfarlane's long awaited visual biography, The Art of Todd McFarlane: The Devil's in the Details, is now on comic and bookstore shelves now! To celebrate the culmination of almost 30 years of artwork from one of the comic industry's most popular and iconic artist personalities, Todd has announced two book signings, reaching fans from coast to coast. You can meet Todd and get your copy of The Art of Todd McFarlane: The Devil's in the Details signed.
Here are all the details!
MIDTOWN COMICS DOWNTOWN, New York City
Thursday, December 6, 2012
6:00pm until 8:00 pm EST
64 Fulton Street (corner of Gold St.) • New York, NY 10038
To receive one of the limited tickets to the signing, purchase a copy of the book from any of the Midtown Comics store locations: Times Square, Grand Central, Downtown, Mini-boutique at FAO Schwarz. Call in orders will also be accepted. One additional item may be signed at the event. For more information, call 1-800-411-3341 or visit www.midtowncomics.com/
BARNES & NOBLE: THE GROVE AT FARMERS MARKET, Los Angeles
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
7:00 pm PST
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30, Los Angeles, CA 90036
To receive one of the limited wristbands to the signing, stop by the store after 9:00 am on December 11 and purchase your copy of The Art of Todd McFarlane. Fans that have already purchased their book from the store, just bring in your B&N receipt. Personalization with first names is available. Guests wearing wristbands may have one additional item signed. For more information, call (323) 525-0270 or visit www.barnesandnoble.com/
For those McFarlane fanatics that can't attend the signing, you can still find The Art of Todd McFarlane at a comic shop near you. Call 1-888-COMIC-BOOK or visit www.comicshoplocator.com.
Stay tuned to www.mcfarlane.com for information on future signings.
About The Art of Todd McFarlane: The Devil's in the Details
The Art of Todd McFarlane: The Devil's in the Details, is not just another art book. It follows McFarlane's journey from a young comic book fan mimicking his favorite artists, to his subsequent rise to comic book stardom. McFarlane provides hundreds of anecdotes throughout the 400-page book, walking the fans through his groundbreaking career.
Fans will receive an up close and personal look at McFarlane's creative take on beloved characters from both DC and Marvel Comics, and learn more about his history making move in helping to form Image Comics, where he published his brainchild, Spawn. With copious amounts of rarely seen black and white original pieces of his most famous work, and numerous drawings of the comic book industry's most popular characters, this is a book that can't be missed. In addition, fans get an exclusive peek at McFarlane's first forays into various media (toys, film, animation, music videos, video games), where he put his creative stamp on everything through his signature eye-catching imagery.
The oversized hardcover book (9"x12") is limited to 5000 copies, with 700 signed and numbered editions available. Each book retails at $64.99 and $100, respectively, and would make the perfect gift for any art fan!
Todd McFarlane Productions
Todd McFarlane Productions is the company behind the monthly comic book Spawn. Created by Todd McFarlane, Spawn debuted in May 1992, selling 1.7 million copies, making it the bestselling independent comic book of all time. Spawn is published in nine languages and distributed in more than 32 countries. Currently, TMP releases the long-running Spawn monthly comic now in its 19th year. Other TMP titles include Haunt, Hellspawn, and Sam & Twitch.
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