VESS, CHARLES
 Source (some data)
  CHARLES VESS
 Name and vital stats
  VESS, CHARLES DANA [1951- ] (writer; artist; publisher)
 Education
  B.F.A., Virginia Commonwealth University
 Influences
  Arthur Rackham; N. C. Wyeth
  Hal Foster; Windsor McCay; Will Eisner
 Member
  Arthur Rackham Society
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: Magazines: 1978-88 Dragonfields '78/79; Dragon Magazine '88> 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88
  Artist: Paperbacks & Hardbacks: 1977-91 A Midsummer Night's Dream '88; Book of Night '91; The Horns of Elfland '79; Book of Night '91> 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91
  Artist: Paperbacks & Hardbacks: 1977-91 The Harp and the Blade '82; The Egg Child '85; Scotland Yard Detective '87; Quest for King Arthur '88> 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91
  Artist: Paperbacks & Hardbacks: 1977-91 The Hobbit '77; Little Red Riding Hood '88; More Tales from the Forbidden Planet '90> 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91
  Artist: Portfolios: 1979-80 The Dream Collector '79; Visions from the Book of Night '80> 79 80
  Artist: Posters: 1987-92 Camelot '92; Into the Woods '92; Midnight Grove '92; Pur-fect Memories '88; Raggedy Ann & Andy '92> 87 88 89 90 91 92
  Artist: Posters: 1987-92 Storyteller '92; Transformations '92; Barter Theatre (entire season) '92> 87 88 89 90 91 92
  Artist: Posters: 1987-92 The Dryad's Song '87; Titania '89; Storm [Marvel] '90; Aladdin '92; Little Red Riding Hood '91; Cinderella '92> 87 88 89 90 91 92
  Designer: Game boxes: 1980-81 The Demon Lord '80; The Creature that Ate Sheboygan '80; Denizens of the Dungeon '81> 80 81
  Designer: Greeting cards: DC Comics Christmas card 1992> 92
  Writer: Short story:1990 Short Tale of a Young Man Who Would Have Been a Priest> 90
 Animation: Andy Apple
  Director, Writer, In-betweener & Background Artist: 1973-76 Commercials> 73 74 75 76
 Commercial Art & Design
  Designer: Theatrical sets and costumes: Starstruck 1980/82 [New York City]> 80 82
  Singer Sewing Machine et al
 Other career notes
  Teacher: Parsons School of Design [New York City] 1980-82> 80 81 82
  Teacher: Wm. King Regional Arts Center, Abingdon 1992> 92
 Fine Arts
  Painter: Exhibits: Deleware Art Museum 1990> 90
  Painter: Exhibits: Frame Works Gallery [Bristol, VA] 1992> 92
  Painter: Exhibits: New Britain Museum of American Art, CT 1980> 80
  Painter: Exhibits: Park Avenue Atrium 1990> 90
 Additional biography
  Amazing Heroes #126, 1987
  Comics Buyer's Guide, Jan. 10, 1992
 Honors
  Eisner Award Best Penciller 1997> 97
  Eisner Award Best Penciller/Inker 1997> 97
  Eisner Award Best Story or Single Issue 1991> 91
  Ink Pot (San Diego Comicon) 1990> 90
  World Fantasy Award 1990> 90
  World Fantasy Award 1991> 91
 Comics in other media
  GALACTIC GIRL GUIDES (ink/) 1988 in Rocketeer Adventure Magazine> 88
 ARCHIVAL PRESS
  HORNS OF ELFLAND, THE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1979 graphic album> 79
 DREAMHAVEN
  SNOW, GLASS, APPLES~ (pen/ink/) 1994 graphic album> 94
 NBM PUBLISHING, INC. (U.K.)
  CLASSICS DESECRATED~ (pen/) 1995 graphic album reprint> 95
 SPIDERBABY GRAFIX (Canada)
  TABOO~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1988/91> 88 91
 Fan & trade zines
  Comics Revue (pen/ink/) 1992 cover> 92
  Fanzines (pen/ink/) 1970s> 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
 DARK HORSE COMICS
  BOOK OF NIGHT~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1987 reprint of earlier EPIC work; colledted in '91> 87
  CONCRETE (pen/ink/) 1990> 90
  CONCRETE CELEBRATES EARTH DAY~ (paint/) 1990 graphic album> 90
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1990> 90
  Short story (pen/ink/) 1990> 90
  Support (col/) 1990> 90
 DC COMICS
  BOOKS OF MAGIC, THE (pen/ink/paint/) 1990-91> 90 91
  Covers (pen/ink/paint/) 1988-95> 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95
  Illustration (pen/ink/paint/) 1992/95/96/98> 92 95 96 98
  PROMETHEA (pen/ink/) 1999> 99
  SANDMAN, THE [3rd version] (pen/ink/) 1990/94/96> 90 94 96
  STARDUST (pen/ink/) 1997-98> 97 98
  Support (col/paint/) 1991-99 on his own art> 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
  WHO'S WHO IN THE DC UNIVERSE (pen/ink/) 1986 entries> 86
 ECLIPSE ENTERPRISES
  BORN TO BE WILD~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1991> 91
  ECLIPSE~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  MORRIGEN TALES (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  SABRE (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
  Support (let/) 1981> 81
 HEAVY METAL
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1978-79/84 for HEAVY METAL> 78 79 84
 MARVEL COMICS
  BLACK WIDOW (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1985-88> 85 86 87 88
  EPIC ILLUSTRATED~ (pen/ink/) 1984-85> 84 85
  EPIC ILLUSTRATED~ (wr/pen/ink/) 1981-83> 81 82 83
  KULL (pen/ink/) 1984> 84
  PRINCE VALIANT (plot/pen/ink/) 1994-95> 94 95
  SPIDER-MAN (wr/pen/ink/) 1986/90> 86 90
  SPIDER-MAN AND SCARLET WITCH (pen/ink/) 1983> 83
  Support (col/) 1983-85> 83 84 85
  TALES OF ASGARD (pen/ink/col/) 1985> 85
  THING AND DR. STRANGE (pen/ink/) 1985> 85
  THOR (pen/ink/) 1988> 88
  WARRIORS THREE (pen/ink/) 1987> 87
  X-MEN: HEROES FOR HOPE (pen/) 1985> 85