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mrbarber Donating Member (884 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-10-10 06:03 PM
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27. Damn. One of the best.
RIP Mr. Frazetta. You art has been an inspiration in my life, and I thank you for all you've done.

Hopefully him and Gary Gygax are working on some great games up in heaven. Can't wait to roll a character when I get there.
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  -Frank Frazetta, Fantasy Illustrator, Dies at 82 Amerigo Vespucci  May-10-10 02:53 PM   #0 
  - Another hero, another piece of my youth, gone. Thanks for sharing your gift, Mr. Frazetta.  Amerigo Vespucci   May-10-10 02:56 PM   #1 
  - Damn, I remember him as an inspiration for me painting in high school...  cascadiance   May-10-10 03:12 PM   #4 
     - The single greatest thing an artist can do is make more artists  Amerigo Vespucci   May-10-10 03:17 PM   #5 
        - And inspire he did.  YOY   May-10-10 03:40 PM   #11 
  - Your 1970s van wasn't complete without a Frazetta painted on the side ...  meegbear   May-10-10 02:56 PM   #2 
  - That's one of the first things I thought of. nt  onehandle   May-10-10 03:22 PM   #6 
     - I was gonna ask if he was to be buried in one  mitchum   May-10-10 07:36 PM   #35 
  - Oh damn, that makes me sad....n/t  Ozymanithrax   May-10-10 03:06 PM   #3 
  - this is DEFINATELY  keroro gunsou   May-10-10 03:31 PM   #7 
  - RIP. Frazetta also did this awesome Ringo for a Mad Breck parody:  HughBeaumont   May-10-10 03:35 PM   #8 
  - RIP-So sad.  proteus_lives   May-10-10 03:37 PM   #9 
  - Mad props to the man who brought Conan back (in my humble opinion)  YOY   May-10-10 03:38 PM   #10 
  - I have a ton of those paperbacks with FF covers.  proteus_lives   May-10-10 03:47 PM   #15 
     - The torch has been caried into the present...  YOY   May-10-10 03:55 PM   #17 
        - I have those.  proteus_lives   May-10-10 04:29 PM   #18 
           - The old Savage Sword of Conan? Like the one I keep at my workdesk?  YOY   May-10-10 04:35 PM   #20 
              - Love Red Nails.  proteus_lives   May-10-10 05:28 PM   #24 
              - It's in post production.  YOY   May-10-10 05:37 PM   #25 
              - I've got #1 thru #36  michreject   May-10-10 05:50 PM   #26 
                 - Works of literature in motion I say.  YOY   May-10-10 07:29 PM   #33 
  - I think he and Boris were tied for first place...  LanternWaste   May-10-10 03:45 PM   #12 
  - Absurd, perhaps  blogslut   May-10-10 06:36 PM   #28 
  - Don't get me wrong-- I liked his stuff when I was 13  LanternWaste   May-10-10 07:18 PM   #30 
  - LOL  blogslut   May-10-10 07:22 PM   #31 
  - Me too, and I'm a woman.  Quantess   May-10-10 09:10 PM   #36 
     - Yep  blogslut   May-10-10 09:15 PM   #37 
     - Here's another good one. "Sun Goddess"  Quantess   May-10-10 09:39 PM   #40 
        - Ha! We got a thread in the Lounge  blogslut   May-10-10 09:47 PM   #41 
     - I've Got That Book  The River   May-11-10 12:08 PM   #50 
  - Oh please; Frazetta's women look just like his late wife  Lorien   May-11-10 01:18 AM   #43 
     - my first thought upon seeing this OP...  mike_c   May-11-10 10:18 AM   #45 
        - Frank had been sick for a long time after a series of strokes  Lorien   May-11-10 11:20 AM   #49 
  - One of the best Ever illustration artists  AsahinaKimi   May-10-10 03:45 PM   #13 
  - Damn  WeDidIt   May-10-10 03:46 PM   #14 
  - RIP Frank....  KonaKane   May-10-10 03:47 PM   #16 
  - DAMN!!!! This Man Was a Master... he truly was a gifted man  fascisthunter   May-10-10 04:32 PM   #19 
  - We have lost a seer.  Octafish   May-10-10 04:36 PM   #21 
  - Rest in peace Mr. Frazetta,  MadHound   May-10-10 04:36 PM   #22 
  - Love it.  Quantess   May-10-10 04:38 PM   #23 
  - Damn. One of the best.  mrbarber   May-10-10 06:03 PM   #27 
  - That was the guy  flying rabbit   May-10-10 06:48 PM   #29 
  - Frazetta and Neal Adams were my favorite illistrators when I was  WCGreen   May-10-10 07:28 PM   #32 
  - We all pass  nadinbrzezinski   May-10-10 07:29 PM   #34 
  - I have an original print of the Death-Dealer hanging on my bedroom wall.  proteus_lives   May-10-10 10:46 PM   #42 
  - Hands down, most haunting, evocative, eerie, other worldy Frazetta painting:  Aristus   May-10-10 09:15 PM   #38 
  - Safe passage, Frank ~  bridgit   May-10-10 09:30 PM   #39 
  - noooooo!  mike_c   May-11-10 10:14 AM   #44 
  - Damn. His art, and the fiction it was attached to, were one of my creative inspirations (MNSFW)  Xithras   May-11-10 10:24 AM   #46 
  - Rest in peace...n/t  myrna minx   May-11-10 10:30 AM   #47 
  - He made the world safe for cellulite  Kurt_and_Hunter   May-11-10 10:54 AM   #48 

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