|Advertising illustration. Traditional inked line art and digital color. Layout and character design: Bob C. Hardin 2015.|
"A Racy Story" Starring Rat Rod Daddy's Daughter. Copyright Bob C. Hardin 2012/13. More pages can be seen in the BCH portfolio bob-c-hardin.daportfolio.com/
"A Racy Story", and other high octane thrills can be seen in EPICS #1 to be released 9-2012.
Epics is an old school approach to comics with all of the modernness that everyone has come to love and appreciate! Your captains who will be steering you head first into this action packed thrill ride are artists/writers Fabio Redivo, Anthony Marques, Fernando Ruiz, and Bob Hardin. The book will consist of 4 short stories that promise to deliver on pulse pounding high flying adventure, intense horror and intrigue, adrenaline inspired thrills, and mystery that will have you sitting on the edge of your seat as you question the outcome until the very end!
EPICS Anthology epicsanthology.wordpress.com/
Bob C. Hardin That's HARDIN...with an EYE!
Creator/illustrator with comic book training commercially freelancing since 1982. Specializing in Humorous action, caricature, people, automotive, motorsports, and fine art/Limited editions.
Illustration for Vina Robles Amphitheatre, CA- ROB ZOMBIE concert 2014. Illustrated image for 2014 ZZ Top tour through Bravado International Group merch company. Illustrated/CARtooned for NASCAR Team Red Bull. Cover and editorial illustrator for North Jersey Media Group's EXIT and 201 Magazine. Designed and illustrated three childrens books, dealing with the foster care system, for the NJ State Bar Foundation/NJ Law Center, NJ Child Placement Advisory Council, and the NJ Department of Children & Families.
10 years as artist/writer for Petersen Publishing’s CARtoons Magazine. Inker for US Army publication PS Magazine. Conceptualized and illustrated 30 detailed vignettes for Dan Transport International Cargo Shipping print ads. Illustrated 200 fine art caricatures of corporate executives for Lucent Technologies.
Creator and illustrator of 30 fine art paintings for the award winning print series Slot Car Thrillustrations at www.slotcarthrillart.com. Creator and illustrator of fine art paintings for the print series Mighty Fine Art at www.slotcarthrillart.com.
Currently instructing at THE KUBERT SCHOOL in Dover, NJ. www.kubertsworld.com
• Bravado International Group
• US Army
• NASCAR Team Red Bull
• NJ State Bar Foundation/NJ Law Center
• NJ Child Placement Advisory Council
• NJ Department of Children & Families
• North Jersey Media Group
• National Council of Jewish Women
• Cracked Magazine/Mega Media
• EC Educated Community
• Brushfire Advertising
• Petersen Publishing CARtoons Magazine
• DC Comics
• Eclipse Comics
• Discovery Comics
• Art Directors Club New Jersey
• Chiller Theatre Art Contest
• Chiller Theatre Model Building Contest
• Fine Art/Limited Editions
• Pin Up
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Photoshop
Current Residence: New Jersey
deviantWEAR sizing preference: none
Print preference: I'd prefer to read about myself in a positive light.
Favourite genre of music: thrash metal, surf 'n' drag
Favourite photographer: any that photograph cars an' girls
Favourite style of art: black ink on pencil
Operating System: PC, caffeine, beer
MP3 player of choice: "vinyl"
Shell of choice: There's one on Rt 10 across from the Exxon.
Wallpaper of choice: cars, spaceships, airplanes or dinosaurs
Skin of choice: tight
Favourite cartoon character: roadrunner
Personal Quote: "My banker dad died. He did not leave me alone."