On June 25 at 10:50am, grandson and author Dorian Jack Sinnott posted the following statement at the Facebook Joe Sinnott Art Page that he admins: “It with great sorrow that we must announce the passing of Joltin’ Joe Sinnott on June 25th at 8:40am at the age of 93. He went peacefully with the knowledge […]
Produced and Edited by Renee Woodruff/ Concept, Edited & Proofread by Bob Almond/ Assistance by Mike Pascale, 8.5X11 (magazine-sized), 262 b&w interior pages! Introduction by Clifford Meth 10th Anniversary Testimonials Feature on the premiere ceremony host awards show promoter Shelton Drum Michael Netzer (front cover) / Joe Sinnott (back cover) Featuring the ink work of (in order): Andy Smith (1), Aposcar Cruz (1), Belinda Sinnott (1), Bill Sienkiewicz (2), Bob Wiacek (1), Charles Barnett III (1), David F. Fox (1), Dorian Sinnott (1), Ed Eargle (1), Guy Dorian Sr. (1), Ian Chase Nichols (1), Jane Straw (1), Jason Sylvestre (1), Jeff Graham (2), Joe Orsak (1), John Dell (1), John Dixon (1), John Floyd (1), Keith Williams (2), Ken Branch (2), Kent Archer (1), Kevin Conrad (1), Mark McKenna (1), Mark Pennington (2), Mark Sinnott (1), Mike Barreiro (2), Mike Pascale (1), Neil Vokes (1), Noah Barrett (3), Richard Bonk (1), Robert Dean (1), Rusty Gilligan (2), Sam Kressin (1), Steve Lehmann (1), Steven Pannella (1), Thomas Stocker (1), Tim Estiloz (2), Tom Schloendorn (1), Trevor Von Eden (2), Vaughn Noel (1), Will Egli (2) and a special Spider-man art switcheroo with Alex Saviuk inking Joe Sinnott! All Inking Challenge books are signed by Joe Sinnott!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (New Bedford, MA/USA—January 13, 2020) The Inkwell Awards, a non-profit advocacy for comic-book inking and ink artists, is retiring its original “Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge” after eight years. Created by founder and director Bob Almond, the Challenge involved Sinnott, the organization’s first special ambassador, drawing or loosely sketching two characters for which […]
The 8th Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge Wave One with Loki pages ran 2 weeks ago but the Hela listings for Wave Two are now up with 4 late and remainder Lokis in tow, 16 listings in all (plus two unrelated Rob Liefeld donations to celebrate the release of Deadpool2 this week). Lots of creativity and […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (New Bedford, MA/USA—February 22, 2018) The non-profit Inkwell Awards, devoted to promoting the art of comic book inking, is having their eighth annual Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge, beginning in April. They also have their third annual Sinnott Inking Challenge Spotlight, which focuses on the pencil art of a legendary creator/artist/writer/publisher. This year […]
WHAT IS IT? The Inkwell Awards invites you to the eighth annual Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge. With his approval and support, we have taken a couple of his pencil art fundraising donations and converted them to bluelines for inking. We’ve chosen ink artists who are A) part of our organization, B) Inkwell-Award recipients, or C) […]
Here’s a gif preview (thanks to Mike Pascale)! PLEASE SHARE and check out the auctions when wave one launches in our eBay store Saturday April 15!
(New Bedford, MA/USA—March 31, 2017) The non-profit Inkwell Awards, devoted to promoting the art of comic book inking, is offering the artwork for their seventh annual Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge, beginning in April. They have an additional “spin-off” Challenge program, The Sinnott Inking Challenge Spotlight, which this year focuses on the pencil art […]
WHAT IS IT? The Inkwell Awards invites you to the seventh annual Joe Sinnott Inking Challenge. Our Hall of Fame Award is named after Joe and, with his approval and support, we have taken a couple of his pencil donations intended for our fundraising, originally rendered on blank variant cover comics, and blown them up […]