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January 19th, 2012

Six-Year-Old Horse Thief Page 01 of 08 Comments about this page

Six-Year-Old Horse Thief

(G; Childhood Memoir) A personal story, from a time when there were no cellphones, no iPads and only one Starbucks. At six years old, I tried stealing a horse from the Catskill Game Farm. Read the story overview for more behind-the-scenes details.

The title design is based on the Hopalong Cassidy comics logo. Tom Orzechowski posted examples, with the perfect title/logo treatment I didn’t know I was looking for.

Talk Back! Most recent of (3)

Nokay, Computer

Ansis Purins | Posted on January 20th, 2012 at 9:44 am   

Looks great David. I like your coloring. Not too “computery”

re: Nokay, Computer

David Marshall | Posted on January 20th, 2012 at 9:46 am   

Ansis is a freelance illustrator and comic book artist. Read his weekly web comic Magic Forest from the beginning to see why The Comics Journal, ComixTalk and Evan Dorkin are praising it.

Zorro on the Couch

Mathew Reynolds | Posted on August 5th, 2012 at 12:48 am   

Sure enjoyed 6 year old horse thief. We had the same heroes in our childhood. Noticed the Zorro box leaning up against the couch in the living room shoot out. Easily my favorite moment.

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