Blab! #18
(Autumn 2007)

Fantagraphics, 1997 Series
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Price
19.95 USD
Pages
124
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fantagraphics Books
Brand
Fantagraphics
ISBN
978-1-56097-876-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781560978763 52295
Editing
Monte Beauchamp
Color
Color with some Black & White
Dimensions
10" x 10" (25.4 cm x 25.4 cm)
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Blab No. 18 (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Ryan Heshka (painting)
Inks
Ryan Heshka (painting)
Colors
Ryan Heshka (painting)
Letters
Ryan Heshka (painting)

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Travis Lampe (painting)
Inks
Travis Lampe (painting)
Colors
Travis Lampe (painting)

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tim Biskup
Inks
Tim Biskup
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes a background illustration with indicia and production credits at bottom

Hugh Got Mail (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Staake
Pencils
Bob Staake (computer artwork)
Inks
Bob Staake (computer artwork)
Letters
Bob Staake

Characters
Hugh Cranbrook

Obedience (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paco Alcazar
Pencils
Paco Alcazar
Inks
Paco Alcazar
Letters
Paco Alcazar

Characters
Mr. Tanaka; David's Mom; David

The Blab Academy of Visual Arts and Saturday Morning Marching Society presents Welcome to the Chicken Gutz School of Old-Timey Cartooning! (Table of Contents: 5)

The Blab Academy of Visual Arts / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Pencils
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Inks
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Letters
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Gutz [Chicken Gutz]; Oswald Flopp; Bingo; Li'l Birdy

More Old Jewish Comedians (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 6 pages (report information)

Pencils
Drew Friedman (watercolor)
Inks
Drew Friedman (watercolor)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jack Gilford [Jacob Gellman]; Zero Mostel [Samuel Joel Mostel]; Joe E. Ross [Joseph Roszawikz]; Morey Amsterdam; Sid Melton [Sidney Meltzer]; Herbie Faye

No Man's Land - The Life of Sergeant Robert Jenkins (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Nora Krug
Pencils
Nora Krug (color pencil)
Inks
Nora Krug (color pencil)
Colors
Nora Krug (color pencil)
Letters
Nora Krug

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Robert Jenkins; Hitomi Soga; Colin Powell; Donald Gregory; Jenkin's Mother

The Ever Elusive Yeti (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Todd
Pencils
Mark Todd (ink + paint)
Inks
Mark Todd (ink + paint)
Colors
Mark Todd (ink + paint)
Letters
Mark Todd

Characters
Night Janitor; Yeti

Two Birds (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Ruzzier
Pencils
Sergio Ruzzier (watercolor)
Inks
Sergio Ruzzier (watercolor)
Colors
Sergio Ruzzier (watercolor)
Letters
typeset

The Widow's Garden (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Fred Stonehouse (painting)
Inks
Fred Stonehouse (painting)
Colors
Fred Stonehouse (painting)
Letters
Fred Stonehouse (painting)

Caspers - Harmless Apparitions Trapped Between This World and the Next (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Esther Pearl Watson
Pencils
Esther Pearl Watson (painting)
Inks
Esther Pearl Watson (painting)
Colors
Esther Pearl Watson (painting)
Letters
Esther Pearl Watson (painting)

Characters
Chicken Lady; The Raking Man; The Weeding Woman

Moe Greene, Master Builder of Mini-Golf (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Steven Guarnaccia
Pencils
Steven Guarnaccia
Inks
Steven Guarnaccia
Colors
Steven Guarnaccia (duotone)
Letters
Steven Guarnaccia

Characters
Moe Greene; Franz Putter-Wedzje

The Tasting Notes of Anna Del Garda (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Greg Clarke
Pencils
Greg Clarke (watercolor)
Inks
Greg Clarke (watercolor)
Colors
Greg Clarke (watercolor)
Letters
Greg Clarke

Characters
Anna Del Garda; Paul; Seamus; Jean-Marc; Ethan; Tsegaye; Cristiano; Abu; Roger

Shape of Things (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Beards (painting)
Inks
Richard Beards (painting)
Colors
Richard Beards (painting)

Brick Rooms (Table of Contents: 15)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
John Pound (acrylic painting)
Inks
John Pound (acrylic painting)
Colors
John Pound (acrylic painting)

Helper (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Tim Biskup (painting)
Inks
Tim Biskup (painting)
Colors
Tim Biskup (painting)

The Devil's Playground (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Gary Baseman (acrylic painting)
Inks
Gary Baseman (acrylic painting)
Colors
Gary Baseman (acrylic painting)

Krampus One (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Travis Louie (painting)
Inks
Travis Louie (painting)

Krampus Two (Table of Contents: 19)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Travis Louie (painting)
Inks
Travis Louie (painting)

Indexer Notes

The official title for the painting is "Choking Krampus"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Blab! Cartoon / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Shag
Pencils
Shag (painting)
Inks
Shag (painting)
Colors
Shag (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hand jobs, hand jobs, hand jobs! Don't you want anything more out of life?

Daddy Was a Lady (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Skip Williamson (signed)
Pencils
Skip Williamson (signed)
Inks
Skip Williamson (signed)
Colors
Skip Williamson (signed)
Letters
Skip Williamson (signed)

Characters
Rae Bourbon

Chick's Club Taboo! (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mark Zingarelli
Pencils
Mark Zingarelli (painting)
Inks
Mark Zingarelli (painting)
Colors
Mark Zingarelli (painting)
Letters
Mark Zingarelli

Characters
Shirley Bristen; The Clemente Twins; The Delucca Brothers; Jimmy Bonomo; Morty; Chick

Indexer Notes

Story told using full-page illustrations.

Bully For You (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Peter Kuper
Pencils
Peter Kuper (painting)
Inks
Peter Kuper (painting)
Colors
Peter Kuper (painting)
Letters
Peter Kuper

Genre
biography
Characters
Peter Kuper; Tad Kint; Dirk Lorratick; Reggie Smith; Clyde Caswell; Lance Gerlog; Ricky Gerlog; Danny McMahan; Ralph; Adam; Brad Buster; Mr. Traps
Keywords
autobiography

Brides of Science (Table of Contents: 24)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Ryan Heshka (acrylic + mixed media)
Inks
Ryan Heshka (acrylic + mixed media)
Colors
Ryan Heshka (acrylic + mixed media)

An Elephant Never Forgets (Table of Contents: 25)

illustration / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Kim Stallwood
Pencils
Sue Coe (painting)
Inks
Sue Coe (painting)
Colors
Sue Coe (painting)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Text combined with twenty illustrations of varied sizes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Fetal Elvis / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Landman
Pencils
Mark Landman (computer artwork)
Inks
Mark Landman (computer artwork)
Colors
Mark Landman (computer artwork)
Letters
Mark Landman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fetal Elvis is my best friend, but I'm not always 100% comfortable with the things he does...
Genre
humor
Characters
Fetal Elvis; Sid the White Corpuscle; Colonel Placenta; Foolish Young Female Cell

The Juicemaker's Dream- Everett Wheeler Worlds (Table of Contents: 27)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mark Frauenfelder (computer artwork)
Inks
Mark Frauenfelder (computer artwork)
Colors
Mark Frauenfelder (computer artwork)
Letters
Mark Frauenfelder (computer artwork)

The Eldritch Commons (Table of Contents: 28)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Calef Brown
Inks
Calef Brown

Peas (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Serge Bloch
Pencils
Serge Bloch (ink + photomontage)
Inks
Serge Bloch (ink + photomontage)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The images are ink combined with photos of actual peas.

The Blab Academy of Visual Arts presents "Sound Effects in the Comics" (Table of Contents: 30)

Blab Academy of Visual Arts / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Pencils
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Inks
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)
Letters
Randall Enos [as Enos] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Chicken Gutz; Roy Crane; Young Fellow; Damsel in Distress; Li'l Bird; Highwayman; The Great Dorkini; Dildo; Moopsy

A Visit to the Poorhouse (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Geoffrey Grahn
Pencils
Geoffrey Grahn (scratchboard)
Inks
Geoffrey Grahn (scratchboard)
Colors
Geoffrey Grahn (scratchboard)
Letters
Geoffrey Grahn

Indexer Notes

The story is told using full-page illustrations with brief captions

Billu (Table of Contents: 32)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Gary Taxali
Inks
Gary Taxali
Letters
Gary Taxali

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Travis Lampe (painting)
Inks
Travis Lampe (painting)
Colors
Travis Lampe (painting)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.