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samax amen
Works at GhettoManga.com, Ziontific.com,
Attends Old School
Lives in Dallas,TX
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Just gonna leave this right here. .

As you’re waiting at your doctor’s office, inside the plane as you travel from one place to another, at a random office lobby as you await your appointment –
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Respect the Architects: Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Spanish master comic book artist Jose Luis Garcia -Lopez moved comics forward with realistic anatomy, brilliant layouts, and
attention to detail. He helped define the DC standard look for generations.   You probably had his art on a t-shirt or a lunchbox o...
Spanish master comic book artist Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez moved comics forward with realistic anatomy, brilliant layouts, and attention to detail. He helped define the DC standard look for generations. You probably had his art on a t-shirt or a lunchbox or a pillow case as a kid.
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Okay, so you can buy the "Momma . . ." cards and prints now.
A beautiful black woman with flowing dreadlocks reclining with her child. What more do you want? Single or married. Young or old. Poor or old.  First world, to third world to off-world, I love and respect moms everywhere. So I drew this awhile back at a liv...
Single or married. Young or old. Poor or old. First world, to third world to off-world, I love and respect moms everywhere. So I drew this awhile back at a live art thing. Now you can CLICK HERE to buy it as greeting cards and other printed stuff. Off to work!
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DOOM + MarsILL = HECKYES
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#starvingArtistsAnonymous
For the spoken word artists in attendance...
Our thesis at Starving Artists Anonymous is that ALL artists can and should make money from their art. The simplification of how to do this is thus: Make your art. Make products from your art. Market your art and ideas (and...
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That damn @DanLish1... ain't Nuthin' ta f!k wit...*
As an illustrator  learning to better myself through positive thinking, I've learned not to compare my work to that of other artists.  For example, I NEVER EVER measure myself against the brilliance produced by dudes like Brighton-based drawing machine Dan ...
As an illustrator learning to better myself through positive thinking, I've learned not to compare my work to that of other artists. For example, I NEVER EVER measure myself against the brilliance produced by dudes like Brighton-based drawing machine Dan Lish. 'Cause THAT mofo can draw his ASS ...
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"I ain't stressin' no depression. I'ma learn to rejoice. The world isovercome already, I'm just usin' my voice..."
Currently at the library bumping that Bare Knuckle Gospel , a fine example of Dallas hip hop from Krum (the artist formerly known as Playdough) and the mighty deejay Rob Viktum, in my headphones.  I'm listening to it for the first time right now, and really...
Currently at the library bumping that Bare Knuckle Gospel, a fine example of Dallas hip hop from Krum (the artist formerly known as Playdough) and the mighty deejay Rob Viktum, in my headphones. I'm listening to it for the first time right now, and really enjoying it.
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Preview some new pages from the incredible wrassling comic BAMN!
My man Troy-Jeffery Allen sent me a press release and some preview art for his fun-filled wrestling webcomic BAMN.  Peep... From Bamn Studios: Now approaching its second year as an ongoing online comic series, BAMNcomics.com turns a spectacular new corner j...
From Bamn Studios: Now approaching its second year as an ongoing online comic series, BAMNcomics.com turns a spectacular new corner just in time for its 2 year anniversary! In an unprecedented move, co-creator and regular artist Jay Payne will temporarily put down his pen and make room for the ...
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Buy some "Warrior Queen Mother" greeting cards for Mother's Day!
Okay, so I got a pretty good response to Warrior Queen Mother last year, but it wasn't ready for Mother's Day. So now it's back. You can CLICK HERE to order greeting cards with this joint in color or black and white . Cards are blank inside so you can write...
Okay, so I got a pretty good response to Warrior Queen Mother last year, but it wasn't ready for Mother's Day. So now it's back. You can CLICK HERE to order greeting cards with this joint in color or black and white. Cards are blank inside so you can write your own message (Fam.
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Bars.
Tariq Trotter, lead MC for the Roots to the Harvard i-lab as part of our Other Side Speaker series. Although most of his time is spent on tour or leading The Roots as Jimmy Fallon's house band on The Tonight Show, Trotter is also a fashion entrepreneur, a supporter of various charitable ...
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Here's a list of characters in that "DARE: SHOOK" cover drawing from the #sketchbook archives, for those who missed it
Nobody asked me who the characters were in this drawing when I posted it on Twitter , but I will geek out about my art even if you don't, so here's a list- top to bottom, left to right- of characters in this drawing of teen action hero Darius "Dare" Davidso...
Nobody asked me who the characters were in this drawing when I posted it on Twitter, but I will geek out about my art even if you don't, so here's a list- top to bottom, left to right- of characters in this drawing of teen action hero Darius "Dare" Davidson. DJ URFQUAKE's Boom Bot ...
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A list of the characters in that DARE: SHOOK cover concept from my sketchbook archives
Nobody asked me who the characters were in this drawing when I posted it on Twitter , but I will geek out about my art even if you don't, so here's a list- top to bottom, left to right- of characters in this drawing of teen action hero Darius "Dare" Davidso...
Nobody asked me who the characters were in this drawing when I posted it on Twitter, but I will geek out about my art even if you don't, so here's a list- top to bottom, left to right- of characters in this drawing of teen action hero Darius "Dare" Davidson. DJ URFQUAKE's Boom Bot ...
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475 people
Sodney Pierre's profile photo
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Cartoonist, Illustrator, Writer, Publisher, Patriarch
Employment
  • GhettoManga.com, Ziontific.com,
    Cartoonist, Illustrator, Publisher, present
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Currently
Dallas,TX
Previously
Killeen,TX
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Tagline
I draw stuff for a living. Whenever possible, I make it awesome.
Introduction
Samax is a freelance cartoonist and illustrator who would make a lot more money if he didn't spend so much time watching movies and writing blogs. how he manages to find time to do his fan magazine ghettoManga Quarterly, draw comics, and take care of his wife and baby daughter is a mystery, but somehow he fits it all in...
Bragging rights
Was on the cover of local newspaper in Dallas. Got props from Fab 5 Freddy and Spike Lee. I'm kind of a big deal.
Education
  • Old School
    present
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Friends, Networking