TRIBUTES

JACK KIRBY’S BIRTHDAY

It’s a thank you to the King of Comics AKAPAS Style. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peter A Deluca (@akapad69)

Happy Birthday Charles Bukowski

Last night I finally was able to go live on Instagram to draw my Charles Bukowski birthday piece. Leading to August 16th, 2021 I has a series of setbacks that were challenging, frustrating, and very new. A detailed analysis of one of these setbacks is in an article that can be found here. i always […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JIM LEE – WILDSTORM WEDNESDAY

It’s the big day for the man behind Wildstorm. Celebrate the career of Jim Lee tonight as only AKAPAD can bring you.

JOHN BRYNE’S BIRTHDAY – A LOOK AT THE COMPLETE NEXT MEN

It’s John Byrne’s birthday. Let’s do it right. It’s time for the greatest singular black and white comic book work (sorry Akira) by the greatest comic book artist of them all (sorry Kirby you’re NO.2). Also if you are looking for the third greatest comic book work check out Bryne’s Omac series that’s as good […]

KOBE BRYANT TRIBUTE – * FOUND*

This is currently something odd, I remember drawing this piece, I remember issues I had with it when I was completing it, I remember the thought process for the streaks coming off the Lakers jersey. What I do not recall is where I streamed the creation of this piece, nor can I locate the stream […]

MF DOOM Tribute

IT’S ALAN MOORES BIRTHDAY

With insanely busy month and Philadelphia the opportunity to do an Alan Moore Birthday Tribute piece passed right by me. Nov 18th came and went while I was locked into Uzi Suzi, Trial by Fire, and the 9-5 frustrated I allowed this to happen I said f_ck it and jumped on Twitch to do the […]

Spongbob Square Pants Tribute

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GRONK – TRIBUTE PIECE

It was no secret Rob Gronkowski was seriously considering retirement Internal Tags: Rob Gronkowski The Gronk Tribute NFL GOAT Prismacolor Markers Brush Pen

DR. SEUSS TRIBUTE

DR SEUSS TRIBUTE

Karl Lagerfeld Tribute

karl Lagerfeld Tribute

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FRANK MILLER

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FRANK MILLER TRIBUTE

A little late with this post but I wanted to get it out of my head because I felt I was too long overdue for a tribute to who I consider the greatest of all comic book creators Frank Miller.

DAVID BOWIE TRIBUTE FEATURING OZYMANDIAS

In order to fill my Black Berry Pearl with music a device that for me at the time was a affirmation I was making moves, requiring the need for direct email was something that meant I was needed and in demand. While I was loading the BB Pearl with music I then discovered David Bowie, […]

GANDALF THE GREY – TRIBUTE

In celebration of JRR Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien’s Birthday

On his birthday I would like to share this time to express the deep impression JRR  Tolkien has left on me during a time I was discovering the City of Philadelphia and developing my first creator owned comic book The Eyes of Asia. For me it all started in 1999 at the International Licencing event […]

STEPHEN HILLENBURG SPONGEBOB TRIBUTE

JACK KIRBY’S BIRTHDAY – THE LOST LEGACY

From IGTV it’s the second episode from Pete Instagram account @akapad13 discussing Jack Kirby the a potential lost legacy.