Sunday, June 15, 2008

Older cop

Well there you go.
A six part story that can be read in any order you want.
The cop
The addict
The ordinary guy
The girl
The crook
The older cop

I had to write all six story lines at once, and when drawing it I had to always remember where everyone was supposed to be. Tricky.

I hope you noticed that I rendered each one differently too, because I think everyone experiences the world differently.

I hope you noticed too that they may all be different people, but they're all sort of the same too, with a lot of the same thoughts and emotions.

Well anyway I'm off on Hoilday now for a while so see you in a week or so.


Anonymous said...

wow. I just realised why each one had a different coloring effect. you're a genius, bro.

does that mean the older cop is the most sober of them all?


Miz K said...

I would love to see a printed copy - excellent work, as always. Have a great holiday!

Max said...

This is really fantastic, Spleenal! I'd really like to see it formatted as a poster. Not that I have a large enough monitor to do that justice or anything, I'm just imagining all six stories side by side on a single sheet.

Teensiest suggestion, churlish to point it out: Mustache Trimmer, I think the older cop means to say?

Juan José said...

I almost forgot about this guy since he wasn't in the story until the end.

Very nice way of telling the story!

Terry Border said...

Bravo, Spleenal.

Jim said...

This rocks Spleen! Love the multiple storyline and the way you've threaded them all together. Great concept; excellent work!

Anonymous said...

I discovered your blog through "Bent Objects". Your work is just awesome. "D'une grande classe"


looney said...

This is awesome.

maarten said...

This is friking fantastic man. the concept of 1 story from different points of view is brilliant.
Seriously Id buy this. there should be a 200 page book published with stories like this :)
poster sounds awesome too.
I want more of this man, moreeee.

Anonymous said...

This is great, thank you!

Raymond Amarantus said...

Absolutely epic. But don't you Britons drive on the right side of the car rather than the left?

spleenal said...

our cops don't have guns either

Raymond Amarantus said...
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Raymond Amarantus said...

Point taken.

Katie said...

These stories are amazing! I've looked through your other posts, too. You're awesome.

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