Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 407

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

SUPERMAN: RED & BLUE #6 p.3. 2021.

Ink on bristol board with digital color, 11 × 17″.

It's out today! The last issue of the Superman: Red & Blue series hits shelves (and computers) this week and I couldn't be happier. It features a beautiful story by Tom King that I would highly recommend even if I hadn't drawn it myself. Our story's got great lettering from Steve Wands (who I challenged with incredibly late pages) and sympathetic editing from Diego Lopez (who edited my deadline when things got tight). Hope you all enjoy!

I'll share more art once everyone's had a chance to read it. If you're interested in the original art, please contact my rep, Mark Hay, at Splash Page Comic Art. Thanks!

digital "colors"

inks over digital print

digital pencils

digital layout


  1. Man, this was such a great story. The page layouts and use of the limited color palette worked exceptionally well here. Did your dad ink this one, or was it "100% Paolo"?

    1. Thank you! I did this one all by my lonesome. I was just too pressed for time and had to ink directly over my rough pencils. He'll be doing a cover for me shortly, though. And Joe Quinones has been keeping him very busy as well :)


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