An old Mike Parobeck JSA promo poster reinterpreted by J.K. Woodward. (Click through for the original and some process shots.) There’s also a lot of Parobeck’s JSA work tagged with his name on this blog.
“The Justice Society of America is the oldest and longest-lasting team of super-heroes in history. Its origins date back to late 1940, when, under the direction of President Franklin Roosevelt, eight of America’s greatest “mystery men” - The Spectre, Dr. Fate, Green Lantern, Hourman, Flash, Atom, Sandman and Hawkman - thwarted Adolf Hitler’s proposed invasion of England. Again, at Roosevelt’s suggestion, those eight decided to band together permanently, handling as a team those menaces too great for any one hero to overcome.”
Text: Mark Waid/art: Mike Parobek & Terry Austin/colors: Glenn Whitmore
I think I actually reblogged this piece recently, but it’s the JSA and Mike Parobeck so please forgive me for showing it again.
Anonymous said:SMART BRAVE STRONG--adjectives I use to describe you.You did a show with Cody from a house you shared with people you didn't like.One of the things that I noticed immediately was your bed--a mattress on the floor. You said that you moved-out of your Mom's house at 15/16. In one of your older tweets, you said that a year ago you were homeless and felt unworthy. Have you been on your own since you were 15? Man, what an inspiration you are! You are so worthy. I believe you will do amazing things.
On my own from 18, but teens weren’t very easy on me. It makes me tear to know that people notice such things. :) I have come a long way, and I...