Born: 1942 July 13 in New York City?, New York?, United States

Died: 2022 August 18 in United States?

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.

Not to be confused with Thomas E. Palmer, mainly known as T. Motley- indie cartoonist, illustrator and instructor. The Who's Who guide mistakenly credits the mainstream comics Palmer with the T. Motley moniker.

Link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Palmer_(comics)


Name:

    Tom Palmer Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Tom Family name: Palmer
    Disambiguation: Marvel, DC inker

Other Names:

  1. Palmer Type: None
  2. Thomas Palmer Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Thomas Family name: Palmer
  3. Thomas John Palmer Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Thomas John Family name: Palmer
  4. Tom Palmer Sr. Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Tom Sr. Family name: Palmer

Schools:

  1. Art Students League of New York ? to ?

  2. Frank J. Reilly School of Art ? to ?

  3. School of Visual Arts [NYC] ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. J. Thomas [generic]
  2. P [generic]
  3. P. [generic]
  4. PALMER
  5. Palmer [generic]
  6. T. Palmer [generic]
  7. T.P. [generic]
  8. Tom Palmer [generic]
  9. TP [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1969: Alley Awards - Best Inking Artist
  2. 1975: Comic Fan Art Awards - Favorite Inker
  3. 2002: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Inker
  4. 2008: Inkwell Awards - Favorite Finisher / Embellisher (retro)
  5. 2010: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  6. 2013: Inkwell Awards - The Sinnott Hall of Fame Award

Awards for Issues:

  1. 2003: Eisner Award - Best Graphic Album -- Reprint
    Batman Black and White (1997 series) #2

Art Influences:

Tom Palmer (b. 1942) stated influences by:
  1. Jack Davis (b. 1924)
  2. Frank Frazetta (b. 1928)
  3. Al Williamson (b. 1931)
  4. Wally Wood (b. 1927)
Influences by Tom Palmer (b. 1942) were stated by:
  1. Mike Gustovich (b. 1953)
  2. Chris Ivy (b. 1964)
  3. Peter Repovski (b. 1970)
  4. Joe Rubinstein (b. 1958)
  5. Bob Smith (b. 1951)

Relations:

  1. Parent of - Tom Palmer Jr.