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Awesome Art Picks: Wolverine, Spider-Man, Walking Dead and More

The coolest comic book art you won't see in comics.

Each week we seek out the greatest comic book art that you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their webistes, blogs and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites so be sure to check them out.

Marcio Takara's commission list is open. You can contact him for more information at mtakaraart@yahoo.com. Marcio posted some examples on his Tumblr this week.

Peter Nguyen is also taking commissions for FanExpo. You can find more information at on his Tumblr.

I've been meaning to post these recent commissions from Sean Murphy each week but they kept slipping by. Sean posted these on his Twitter and they are pretty dang amazing. The Avengers piece was colored by Mike Spicer.

Terry Dodson posted more SDCC commissions on his Deviant Art Page. You can check out his step by step post on the Captain America sketch HERE.

Agnes Garbowska posted some more commissions from SDCC on her Tumblr. She'll also be at Boston Comic Con this weekend.

Brett Booth posted another new sketch on his blog. This time it's Superior Spider-Man.

Dustin Nguyen posted a peek at an upcoming issue of BATMAN: LI'L GOTHAM and along with some other art on his Tumblr.

Paolo Rivera posted some commissions from last year on his blog.

Tom Raney posted a few commissions from Boston Comic Con on his Twitter page.

Gene Gonzales has been busy but was compelled to draw Mary Marvel on his blog. He does have this and some others for sale on his site.

Joel Gomez posted some SDCC commissions on his Tumblr.

Skottie Young posted some new sketches on his Tumblr. Some (like his Cable pic) is for sale HERE.

Guess it shouldn't be a surprise. Todd Nauck posted another huge batch of SDCC commissions on his Tumblr.

That wraps up this installment. I may be off the grid next weekend but I'll see if I can gather some new art for next Saturday!

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Posted by MrShway88

Nothing really stood out for me but they all are very good.

Edited by AllStarSuperman

None of these are cool enough to download. But its cool to see battle beast and invincible.

Posted by Wolverine08

Man, Terry Dodson draws one sexy Black Cat and female Captain America.

Posted by ccraft

Tom Raney art is my favorite this week

Posted by Shallbecomeabattoo

Wow, Tom Raney is awesome!

Posted by Pokeysteve

I've started looking forward to Agnes' stuff every week. It's just plain fun.

Posted by longbowhunter

Raney's Man-Bat piece is awesome.

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Posted by dondave

I've started looking forward to Agnes' stuff every week. It's just plain fun.

Edited by sinestro_GL

Mary Marvel looks great, and I quite like that Nightwing/Superboy cover

Posted by theTimeStreamer

you lie spidey. nothing beats shaorma. NOTHING. in terms of small to medium fast food.

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@wolverine08 said:

Man, Terry Dodson draws one sexy Black Cat and female Captain America.

This!

Posted by ArtisticNeedham

Skottie Young's Cable has a Finn from Adventure Time button as part of all his padding. I love that.

Now I want to see Fin, on Adventure Time on the show, wearing big Cable inspired padding.

Edited by LordRequiem

Very meh.

Posted by wmwadeii

Love Skottie Young's Cable. Wish he would post them to his deviantArt site so I could feature them in my weekly picks. Had a lot of similar picks this week, and if you haven't seen them Artgerm's Fake Justice Magazine of Jun and Poison Ivy are awesome.

Posted by DonFelipe

I'd like to see Agnes drawing an entire issue of The Walking Dead; ideally an Agnes/Michonne Special. An Agnes Anthology title would be even better, or a limited series "Agnes Draws the ... Universe".

Posted by Deranged Midget

Maaaaaan! The Batman Beyond and Wolverine pieces by Murphy are incredible! And that Brett Booth Superior Spider-Man looks fantastic!

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Edited by Baberaham_Lincoln

I am in love with Sean Murphy's batman beyond pic.... i don't know why. Oh my god i love it... OHN MADANDADADADA!!!!!

Posted by jlmeyer43

Tom Raney's Man-bat is just amazing.

Edited by danhimself

Brett Booth on a Spider-man book would be amazing!!

Posted by Hel

Like Takara and Garbowskas art is adorable

Posted by NightCrawler358

All solid work, but only Superior Spider-Man and Hellboy stood out to me. Still so great to see people consistently publishing such good art.

Posted by DocFishstick

Batman Beyond and Wolverine by Murphy are great. Love the close up of Nightwing.

Posted by nappystr8

My favorites are Marcio Takara's Uncanny Avengers and Sean Murphy's Wolverine. Everything by Todd Nauck is also awesome as usually.

Posted by Decept-O

Raney's Man-Bat piece is awesome.

I echo that sentiment. His Hellboy is fantastic. I saw the Hellboy and thought, "Man, this is beautiful", scrolled down, saw the Man-Bat and was just....WOW.

Again, incredible art by all the artists! So much to marvel at every week!

Posted by TheManInTheShoe

Brett Booth never disappoint.

Posted by TheWolverine04

Sean Murphy's art is great!

Posted by monsterduc

Sean Murphy's stuff is AMAZING!!!

Posted by Barkley
Posted by EvilPenguin543

Love Sean Murphy's art! So awesome!

Posted by Denn979

Brett Booth's Superior Spider-Man

Edited by MrMazz

That wolverine pictue is straight out of Throne of Blood in terms of arrow count.

Edited by Nefilim927

That Man-Bat is out of control

Posted by BaneStrokeLoboGrundyBatArrow

Dang thats some good artwork

Posted by TheHeat

That's how Scarlet Witch should look like, minus the headgear, in Avengers: AOU

Posted by slimchin23

love all of them but MJ looked a little strange to me.

Posted by nrgb2814

I love love love love LOVE Agnes Garbowska.

Posted by Crimsonlord53

Rogue and wanda steal the show this week.

Posted by Lykida

Skottie Young's Cable just made my day! :-D His Hagrid is also awesome.

Posted by Miss_Garrick

Paolo Rivera's work is SO BEAUTIFUL!!

Not that I'm a Green Arrow fan, but I JUST LOVE that little squirrel! He looks like he's saying "gasp. Oh goodness! Please Mr. human, you'll hurt somebody with that pointy stick!" so cute lol!

Posted by prettyscary

I think that female captain America is based off of a cosplayer that goes every year.

Posted by Renchamp

Skottie Young's Hagrid. The End.

Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus

Hard for me to pick just one, but if I have to, I'll pick Todd Nauck's Superman FTW!

Posted by ThatOneKidWhoLikesComics

Man, Terry Dodson draws one sexy Black Cat and female Captain America.

I know, right?

Edited by Jaymundo

So many incredible picks, can't decide which one I like the most!

Posted by Spideysense44

great pictures really like the wolverine and spidey

Posted by Hawkguy

Tom raney is a beast!

Posted by Mrfuzzynutz

RANEY and NAUCK were on fire!