by Kerby Rosanes . December 28th, 2012
Hello creatives! Three more days and its a brand new year! But before you end the year with a bang, we here at You The Designer will continue to inspire you with some awesome finds that will boost your creative day ahead. And this time, we will showcase another set of marvelous illustrations featuring a legend from the comics industry – Stan “The Man” Lee.
So why Stan Lee? Well, aside from being considered by fans as the “God of the Marvel Universe“, today marks his 90th birthday. Being the former President and Chairman of Marvel Comics, Stan Lee is popularly known as a comic book writer, editor, actor, producer, publisher and television personality. His collaborations with notable artists like Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, gave birth to some of today’s most celebrated comic book characters like Spider-Man, the Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Thor, and many others, introducing a more complex and naturalistic characters in a shared universe of superhero comic books.
As a birthday present and to celebrate Stan Lee’s contribution to the world of comics and their influence in today’s pop culture, YTD have collected some of the coolest artworks across the Web featuring Stan with some of his popular superhero creations. Exelsior!
“Stan Lee” by KidNotorious
“Stan Lee’s OctoThrone for Comikaze” by camilladerrico
“Comikaze Expo Stan Lee Exclusive Print” by jamietyndall
“Stan Lee cover” by bullsik
“Zombie Stan Lee” by Tony Moore via whoisrico
“Stan the Man” by spidermanfan2099
“Stan Lee” by Brian Denham via DaneRot
“Stan Lee Excelsior” by Daniel-Jeffries
“stan lee” by spencerjoh7
“Lady Mechanika Comikaze exclusive Print” by joebenitez
“Stan vs. Thor p. 3-4 -lettered” by JohnRauch
“Zombie Stan Lee” by Corpsecomic
“Excelsior!” by cheshirecatart
“Stan Lee :: sketch” by ElectroNic0
“Stan The Man” by neworlder
“Stan Lee” by xCyhx
“CARICATURES: STAN LEE” by Zuccarello
“Stan Lee” by keizler
“Stan Lee Poster” by Kopetkai
“Stan Lee” by JosefRubinstein
“Stan Lee Signed” by bronze-dragonrider
“Stan Lee and Spidey” by dsb
“Stan Lee” by Mark Hammermeister
“Stan Lee MAD Magazine Illustration” by Anton Emdin
“Stan Lee” by Ferlancer
“stan lee” by nadavnach
“Stan Lee caricature” by sole00
Which among the Stan Lee artworks is your most favorite? Share to us your thoughts and as well as your suggestions by commenting below. Stay awesome everyone!
Kerby is an online marketer who has a keen eye in print design and creative artworks. When not at work, he spends most of his time in completing his sketchbooks with doodles and illustrations from anything that inspires him to draw. He is an avid fan of Japanese Anime, manga and some comic book characters. Check out his illustration blog and portfolio for more info.