Secret Headquarters 2011 Gift Suggestions Part 3

Secret Headquarters
2011 Gift Suggestions
Part 3 – Malachi’s Picks

STAY AWAY FROM OTHER PEOPLE by LISA HANAWALT
Self-Published
$5.00
Good for: People looking for funny, innovative, and kind of gross comics.


THE ADVENTURES of TINTIN: THE BROKEN EAR by HERGÉ
Published by Little, Brown & Company
$8.99
An all-time classic adventure story for kids and adults.


SWEET TOOTH Vol. 1 by JEFF LEMIRE
Published by Vertigo
$12.99
Lemire offers a creative twist on the post-apocalyptic genre, balancing the tender with the thrilling.


CABBIE by MARTÍ
Published by Fantagraphics
$19.99
A European (and comically sordid) take on the American crime genre.


POGO by WALT KELLY
Published by Fantagraphics
$39.99
The essential collection of Pogo – A comic that expertly integrates social satire into the daily newspaper format.

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Geof Darrow Art Show

Here’s your opportunity to snag the perfect holiday gift! We have 10 pieces of original art for sale by the wonderful and insanely talented Geof Darrow (Hard Boiled, Shaolin Cowboy, Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot.) The gorgeous detail in these drawings really must be seen in person to be believed. For this show, you can take your new art home as soon as you buy it. Artwork will remain on display as long as they are available for purchase.


Shaolin Cowboy and Totoro
14″ x 18 3/4″
SOLD

Shaolin Cowboy and Fish
13 3/4″ x 8″
SOLD


Shaolin Cowboy vs Nazi Baby
17″ x 14 1/2″
SOLD


Shaolin Cowboy Riding Robot
11 3/4″ x 22 1/4″
SOLD


Nixon from Hard Boiled
13 1/4″ x 17″
SOLD


Hard Boiled Fight
18″ x 11 3/4″
SOLD


The Spirit – drawn on velum paper and used in Frank Miller’s “The Spirit” movie.
8 1/4″ x 17″
SOLD


Rusty
4 1/4″ x 14 3/4″
SOLD


Big Guy and Rusty vs Ultraman
11 1/4 x 18″
SOLD


Rusty Flying
6 3/4″ x 12 1/2″
SOLD

*Please note that all dimensions are approximate; most of Geof’s paper has irregular edges. All prices listed include frame.

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Secret Headquarters 2011 Gift Suggestions Part 2

Secret Headquarters
2011 Gift Suggestions
Part 2 – Julie’s Picks

CAT RACKHAM LOSES IT! by STEVE WOLFHARD
Published by Koyama Press
$5.00
Good for: Your friend who worries to much; fans of Adventure Time/Regular Show/etc.


FRANCIS SHARP in the GRIP OF THE UNCANNY by B. SABO & A. BRATTON
Self-Published
$10.00
Good for: Fans of Amulet and Bone; your rambunctious younger brother.


ANYA’S GHOST by VERA BROSGOL
Published by :01 First Second
$15.99
Good for: Your awesome (if a little moody) teenage niece/sister/daughter.


EYE OF THE MAJESTIC CREATURE by LESLIE STEIN
Published by Fantagraphics
$18.99
Good for: Anyone with an overactive imagination; fans of whimsy and good times.


XENOZOIC by MARK SCHULTZ
Published by Flesk
$39.95
Good for: Fans of gorgeous art and fantastic post-apocalyptic, Land of the Lost-style adventure.

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Secret Headquarters 2011 Gift Suggestions Part 1

Secret Headquarters
2011 Gift Suggestions
Part 1- Dave’s Picks

Hello everyone! It’s that special time of year again, when we show our loved ones how much they mean to us by giving them the most precious gift of all – – comics! Below are some of our favorite things. We are sure they’ll love them as much as we do. If you’re in town, come into the shop and we can help you pick out the perfect gift in person.

SKETCHBOOK by ANDERS NILSEN
Published by Desert Island/Anders Nilsen
$5.00
Good for: Fans of Big Questions and small, beautiful line drawings.


CHAMELEON by Various Artists
Published by Jesse Balmer & Jonny Negron
$12.00
Good for: Those of you who like their weirdness a little (a lot) pervy.


UNICORN BEING A JERK by C.W. MOSS
Published by !t
$14.99
Good for: People who need 50+ reasons why unicorns might not be so great after all.


EVERYTHING WE MISS by LUKE PEARSON
Published by Nobrow
$20.00
Good for: Those who are sure that their misery is not going unnoticed.


FORMING by JESSE MOYNIHAN
Published by Nobrow
$30.00
Good for: Those that understand that the origin of people on earth has some (bizarre) loopholes.


REBUS by JAMES JEAN
Published by Chronicle
$45.00
Good for: People who want to be in on the art that will be taught to their children in the future.

Thanks! Stay tuned for Part 2…
-SHQ-

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Paul Pope Prints Show

The SHQ November event has arrived! Come check out seven gorgeous, limited edition prints spanning the career of one of our very favorite artists, Paul Pope (Heavy Liquid, Batman: Year 100, THB.) The prints, gathered from multiple collectors, will be for sale and on display throughout the rest of the month. This is a rare opportunity to get your hands on prints like these, so don’t miss out!

NAPOLEONE
2006, 16″ x 24″
Edition #69/150
SOLD

PULPHOPE
2006, limited edition from Adhouse Books. 11″ x 16″
Edition #177/200
SOLD

LIGHT TRAILER
2006, 12 color silkscreen. Was available only at a Diesel store event in New York City. 44″ x 55″
Edition #10/125
SOLD

CRASH
1998, SDCC Exclusive. 17″ x 23″
Edition #265/400
SOLD

GIANT THB
Full color (4/0) offset, 100 lb. posterstock. 26″ x 36″
SOLD

BATTLING BOY
2009, SDCC Exclusive from Oni Press. 11″ x 17″
SOLD

HARVEST MOON
2006, 11″ x 17″
Hard-to-find flier for the Batman: Year 100 release party at The Slipper Room, NYC.
SOLD

*all sizes listed are of the art only; all prices listed include frame

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