Posts Tagged ‘Marvel’

Glenn’s Retro Comics Review: Exorcist Ripoffs!

By Glenn

My newest contribution to CFR (that’s what we call Candyfloss Ramparts here at home) gives me an excuse to talk about two things at once: my love of classic comics, and my utter fear of the film “The Exorcist.” How can these two things possibly be related? You will soon see, as we review two […] Read more…

Are you reading The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl? You should be!

By Kerry

Title: The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Writer: Ryan North Artist: Erica Henderson Publisher: MARVEL WORLDWIDE, INC. The premise: Squirrel Girl is a character created back in the early 1990s. She has the ability to communicate with squirrels, in addition to having the comparative speed and strength of a squirrel. Basically, she is a much cooler, much […] Read more…

WIP Wednesday: Mod Podge Marvel Coasters

By Kerry

This week’s work in progress is this set of coasters made with beat up copies of Marvel comics & Mod Podge. (All comics were unfit for the collection in some way, so I decided to give them a new life). I think this Galactus one looks especially badass: I still have three more to make, […] Read more…

WIP Wednesday: Felt Eye of Agamotto

By Kerry

Another quickie post today. I can’t believe it’s the end of the month! Ack, so much to get done! Well, I’m SO CLOSE to being finished with last week’s vintage Vogart pinup girl embroidery. BUT, I ran out of the dark green floss I was using. So, she’s on hold until I can get to […] Read more…

Work In Progress: It’s Clobberin’ Time!

By Kerry

I made a little progress this month with the world’s oldest wip. I completed this embroidery of Marvel’s Thing, based on an original sketch by John Byrne. I’m really pleased with how it turned out (even the satin stitch, which I usually loathe). So I’m one square closer to being done…meaning, I’ve completed two squares. […] Read more…

Dream Casting the New Doctor Strange Movie

By Kerry

  Sorcerer Supreme by candyflossramparts featuring retro scarves Since the news broke this week that Scott Derrickson has been tapped to direct the Doctor Strange movie, I took to Polyvore to put together a modern look for the Sorcerer Supreme. That’s what Polyvore is for, right? I based my updated look primarily on this version […] Read more…