OK, I realize I may be the only one on this blog who even knows who Kent Burles is, but screw it. I’ve been going down memory lane on my personal blog for the Indie Cover Spotlight, and since I’ve talked a lot about the fantasy book The Adventurers, I figured it’s time to post a page from it.
This is from Adventurers #0, published by Adventure Publications, 1986.
There was a certain…refined grotesqueness (for lack of a better phrase) quality to Burles’ artwork on this book that always appealed to me. It worked especially well for depicting the monsters in the fantasy realm of the book.
Here’s a look at some of his non-genre art.