Many thanks to Brisbane OZ Comic-con homegrown for the invitation to attend their convention at the end of March 2022. I haven't set foot inside a convention since late 2019 so this *should* be fun. Here's the very kind write up on their Facebook announcement, and more self-indulgent nonsense via their bio.
"Welcome comic book writer and illustrator Dr. Paul Mason to Oz Comic-Con Homegrown Brisbane! Paul is the illustrator for the Frew Publications Kid Phantom series, writte
To follow up from the last exhibition of poster images of Kid Phantom, The Phantom and The Phantom : Treasures of Drakon board game in 2019 at Brisbane Square Library, a new collection of my work (15 images) show a mix of the more recent covers and pages on display. The A1-sized images feature Frew Publication's KID PHANTOM, THE PHANTOM: VIETNAM and a couple of other images to be released in 2022 drawn by me, as well as a few WIP images and cover to the upcoming creator-owned
Many thanks to Jacob Mackay and Y'oel Hill for the heads up on this: Kid Phantom: Homework, the 2017 short animated student film created in conjunction with GFS and Frew, is now playing on Virgin Australia flights as part of their in-flight entertainment. A big congratulations to directors/producers Rye Elms, Jacob Mackay, co-producer Karis Spencer and the 2017 Griffith Film School animation crew that worked on the project. More info can be found on this website here: https:/
https://www.supanova.com.au/guests/paul-mason/ Many thanks to Supanova expo for the invite. Will be there with Phantom and Kid Phantom books, new sketchbook, sketch covers to draw on, and merch. Percentage of print sales to go into the kitty to donate to Open Doors charity. Also, there was a kind write up/mention of our Kid Phantom series by Supanova (thanks Sarah) re: The Phantom's Australian connection: https://www.supanova.com.au/the-phantoms-australian-connection/ See you
Many thanks to the Brisbane Square Library/Brisbane City Council Library service (specifically Martine, and Marcelle) for their invitation to exhibit some of my Kid Phantom and Phantom: Vietnam covers and illustrations (including one or two pics from the upcoming board game) in their Young Adult books, comics and graphic novel section. Also a huge shout out to Amanda Bacchi for all of her help in co-ordinating the set up, assistance with mounting and hanging the work, and Jef
Paul will be a comic guest at OZ Comic-Con Brisbane in September! He will be bringing copies of his Phantom and Kid Phantom work from Frew, as well as helping to promote his work with Amanda Bacchi in Chris Sequeira's SuperAustralians anthology book by Black House Comics. This will feature Paul's character The Soldier Legacy. He will also be bringing a new Phantom/Kid Phantom process sketchbook for sale too, with sketching and panels in the mix. More info shortly. Profile her
A humble thank you to ComicOZ publisher Nat Karmichael for the kind mention of my work on the Phantom/Kid Phantom in the Courier Mail's Q Weekly Magazine today (20th July 2019). Nat was discussing the fantastic book by Graeme Cliffe: From "Sunbeams" to Sunset, a definitive look at the history of Australian comics from 1920s to 1960s. It made my parents very pleased to see it :) Check out the fantastic array of hardcover publications and award-winning books by ComicOZ, who are