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Drew Edward Johnson
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MIDNIGHT SOCIETY: THE BLACK LAKE Issue One Cover by DrewEdwardJohnson, visual art

Artist // Professional // Traditional Art
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My Bio
Drew Edward Johnson started drawing comic books in 1995 with Dark Horse Comics'/Lucasfilm's STAR WARS X-WING: ROGUE SQUADRON.
His work has since been published by DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Archie/ Dark Circle Comics, IDW, Top Cow, DDP, Wildstorm, BOOM! Studios, Disney Publishing, and Sports Illustrated. Past commercial clients have included Hasbro Toys and Walt Disney Studios.
Drew is probably best known for his work on DC Comics' WONDER WOMAN #195-210, #211, and #214. Other ongoing series work has included DC Comics' SUPERGIRL, Wildstorm's THE AUTHORITY, and most recently, Archie/ Dark Circle Comics' THE SHIELD. His creator-owned comic series, MIDNIGHT SOCIETY: THE BLACK LAKE was published in 2015 by Dark Horse Comics, and may be purchased at Amazon.com at: www.amazon.com/Midnight-Societ…
Over the course of his career, Johnson has been a member of Macon, Georgia's Jolly Roger Studio, Macon, Georgia's Studio Phoenix, which he co-founded with Ray Snyder and Dan Jolley, and Portland, Oregon's Mercury Studio, which is now known as Periscope Studio. Drew is currently a member of Garage Art Studios in North Hollywood, CA.
These days, Drew lives in Burbank, CA with his wife, Animator/Director Karen Carnegie Johnson, their children Cole and Quinn and a really dumb cat named Lucy.

Current Residence: Burbank, CA
Favourite genre of music: I'm trapped in the late '80's mostly, but I love jazz too.
Favourite photographer: Viva Van Story
Favourite style of art: Clean Illustration
Operating System: Mac
MP3 player of choice: My phone, I guess
Shell of choice:
Wallpaper of choice:
Skin of choice: That is such a weird question.
Favourite cartoon character: Maggie Simpson
Personal Quote: "I'm not impressed." ---Cole Johnson, 4 years old.

Favourite Visual Artist
Gil Elvgren, Norman Rockwell, Dave Stevens, Mark Schultz, Frank Cho, Adam Hughes
Favourite Movies
Rear Window
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Iris, New Order, Depeche Mode
Favourite Writers
Neil Stephenson, Mark Frost, Peter Straub
Favourite Games
Annoying my wife.
Favourite Gaming Platform
Tools of the Trade
4H pencil lead inside a lead holder, sharpened to a wicked point.
Other Interests
comics, action figures, movies, books
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Available now on eBay: My recent HARLEY QUINN illustration---It's 11x17 on bristol board, drawn in non-repro blue, pencil and Copic markers. Please check it out at the following link: http://www.ebay.com/itm/252446177287?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 Thanks!
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This week on eBay, I'm offering original artwork from DC Digital's BATMAN: LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT #59, page 10. This page features a powerful moment as Bruce Wayne attends a memorial gala for his recently murdered girlfriend. He returns to the Batcave, grief stricken and angry. The Batcomputer identifies the man who set events in motion that destroyed his love, as well as an old friend. Throwing off the tuxedo of Bruce Wayne, The Batman is ready to hunt and avenge. This page of original artwork is drawn on 11x17 DC Digital bristol board with 4h and 2h pencil. The artwork for this story was shot directly from the penciled work for publi
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I heard you were drawing for a Godzilla comic.
You're doing wonderful works! Your gallery is very interesting! ;)
very nice gallery!
nice to meet you here!
have a nice day!:love:
Cool stuff! I can't believe I had not heard of you before!
Good to see you posting on Deviantart again, Drew.

Thanks, Ernie!  I'm not here much, but I'm trying to get better about it:)
Looking forward to your work On the SHIELD.
Kick a$$ and take names. ;)