Celebrating the career of a comics classic, Brian Stelfreeze's art process has been the stuff of legend for decades. In this restrospective of his work, Stelfreeze's stunning illustrations, expressive characters and cinematic layouts are documented in exquisite detail. With never-before-seen sketches; fan favorite classic pieces, and essays and commentary from contemporaries, collaborators, and Stelfreeze himself, readers and fans get an unprecedented look at how their favorite characters and adventures were born.
Brian Stelfreeze is a painter, penciller, and comic book artist who has worked for nearly every major American comic book publisher. While Stelfreeze has been known throughout his career primarily as a cover artist, painting more than fifty cover illustrations for DC Comics' Shadow of the Bat, he's also produced a significant amount of sequential work, including BOOM1 Studios' Day Men and Matador for DC Comics' Wildstorm imprint. He is one of the original members of Atlanta's Gaijin Studios.