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Postby deestar on Mon Feb 18, 2013 4:43 am

I have noticed that i can't find a thread for the great man himself, surely not i thought!

So henceforth this shall be a place for all fans/lovers of JC's work, his amazing and detailed illustrations will no doubt leave you full of admiration and awe. (and hopefully we even get JC himself to make a visit!).

I know i first came across JC's work when i bought his Jurassic Park print which for me is still the benchmark for JP prints.
Then i came across his breathtaking LOTR prints which cemented my passion for his work, the three different prints each conveyed a different moment from each movie and my personal favourite is Gandalf and the Balrog....Amazing.

Please feel free to post about new releases, appreciation and general discussion about JC's work.
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Postby jampar5000 on Mon Feb 18, 2013 7:11 am

Nice one Deestar!

My first JC was fortress of solitude AP (landscape). took an absolute age to get it through as bought from the bay, and the seller did not have in hand. several weeks later it showed up. Man is it lovely. I also got myself a sideshow AP as well, as prefer the aspect. Bummed i missed the original drops of his art prints...
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LeeKaye wrote:I liked it, but I am trying to resist the lure of one more 'wafer thin print'

Postby fitz on Mon Feb 18, 2013 8:25 am

I loved his Dragonslayer print and it was one of the first images that brought me into this hobby (though like most people I was left pretty cold by the batcave print) and he seems to be one of the best "artists" operating in this field. Really look forward to his next release.
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Postby deestar on Mon Feb 18, 2013 4:43 pm

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Something new on the Horizon......is it Hoth?????

Or is it something else, say Superman????
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Postby jampar5000 on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:24 pm

Want Moar previews!
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LeeKaye wrote:I liked it, but I am trying to resist the lure of one more 'wafer thin print'

Postby actorinthisplay on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:25 pm

One of the best artists out there right now. I own Fortress of Solitude and Sinful, Windborne.
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Postby SurfingJeff on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:31 pm

jampar5000 wrote:Want Moar previews!


I'm thinking it's from G1988. See the teaser they've released for the show ...

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The colors definitely match up.
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Postby deestar on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:39 pm

Shadow play is all i am going to say about the image, there is a very slight hint at something. (the first image ^^^)
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Postby fitz on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:44 pm

its clearly soops on his way to make the fortress of solitude!
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Postby deestar on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:45 pm

fitz wrote:its clearly soops on his way to make the fortress of solitude!


Soops to his friends :P
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Postby duckyhoward on Mon Feb 18, 2013 5:52 pm

JCs best work to date is his Walden print series from the Required Reading show from 2011. This thing is like a painting. In fact all his art pieces are first rate -

Very much looking forward to seeing what the upcoming stuff will be - I am sure it will be excellent.

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Postby thekharmainitiative on Mon Feb 18, 2013 6:05 pm

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A sketch from the print that first caught my attention.
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Postby deestar on Mon Feb 18, 2013 6:06 pm

duckyhoward wrote:JCs best work to date is his Walden print series from the Required Reading show from 2011. This thing is like a painting. In fact all his art pieces are first rate -

Very much looking forward to seeing what the upcoming stuff will be - I am sure it will be excellent.

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Stunning work, just stunning.
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Postby thedeanmachine on Tue Feb 19, 2013 12:12 pm

absolutely love JC's work. going to be at the Gallery 1988 show next week for sure.
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Postby deestar on Thu Feb 21, 2013 2:50 pm

thedeanmachine wrote:absolutely love JC's work. going to be at the Gallery 1988 show next week for sure.


Can you take some photographs and add them to this thread please?

I would love for some of JC's work to be shown in this thread. :pint:
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