We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, as well as the special qualities of comic book storytelling, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great pinups, fan art and other illustrations on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we’ve created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwork that we come across in our regular travels across the Web. Some of it’s new, some of it’s old, some of it’s created by working professionals, some of it’s created by future stars, some of it’s created by talented fans, awnd some of it’s endearingly silly. All of it is awesome.
As part of its ongoing "The Line It Is Drawn" feature, where artists create original work based on reader suggestions, Comics Should Be Good commissioned some touching material in support of Mike Meyer, the mentally disabled Illinois man who was cruelly robbed of much of his prized collection of Superman comics and memorabilia. The comics community's response to Meyer's situation has been inspiring and is very well expressed thro