A NOTE FROM NILS

I was born in Alaska, and grew up in a little town on the southern coast.  I moved to Seattle with my family when I was a teenager.  I always loved doing artwork and writing when I was a kid, … Continue reading

PAINTINGS

8All artwork © Nils Osmar 2019, all rights reserved.  I grew up reading science fiction and fantasy books, and loved the paintings on the paperback novel covers of science fiction books from the 1960s: images of aliens, astronauts, wonderfully retro … Continue reading

My COMICS and GRAPHIC NOVELS

I grew up reading books of all kinds…. comics, magazines, science fiction and fantasy novels… and started drawing my own comics early on.  My parents, who’d lived through the anti-comics hysteria of the 1950s, in which comics were blamed for … Continue reading