The new Batgirl design has been often credited to Cameron Stewart OR Babs Tarr but rarely to the both of them. The design process was in fact a collaboration with both artists contributing to the final design.
Cameron: When DC first approached me about taking over Batgirl as…
Check out how Cameron and I collab’d on Babs’ new look!!!
LESS THAN LIVE EPISODE 3 is UP: Bosozuko! - Fraggle Rock, Edward Scisosorhands and an interview with recently announced Batgirl artist Babs Tarr! We talk about her new series, our love of cosplayers, the power of magical girls and making comics accessible.
Although I always, ALWAYS encourage you to buy comics from a brick-and-mortar comic shop, the links below are to Amazon for easy reviews and info.
Graphic novels and trade paperbacks I recommended in Episode 3 include:
Through the Woods by Emily Carroll
Seconds by Brian Lee O’Malley
Velvet Volume 1 by Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting
Deadly Class Volume 1 by Rick Remender and Wes Craig
Rocket Girl Volume 1 by Amy Reeder and Brandon Montclare
Black Widow Volume 1 by Phil Noto
Batgirl/Robin Year 1 by Various
Batgirl Vol 1 by Bryan Q Miller (which is out of print, but can be found!)
Ongoing series I recommended in Episode 3 include:
The Wicked and the Divine by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie
Adventure Time by Ryan North & everybody cool
Ms Marvel by G Willow Wilson, Adrian Alphona and Jake Wyatt
She-Hulk by Charles Soule and Javier Pulido
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AWWWWW MAAAAAAAN — thanks so much, Jenny. This message is the best. It totally is scary and the first years out of school are weird and rough. Just keep your feet on the ground and move full force ahead with your eyes on the prize!!!!! Good things will come. :)
<3 SO IMPORTANT!!! <3
—or just tell them BATGIRL 35! —
COMICS ALLIANCE PRESENTS ‘KATE OR DIE’ IN ‘GIRL POWER’
By Kate Leth
In this episode, Kate offers some words of encouragement to the creators and publishers putting forth new women-friendly superhero comics, including Ms. Marvel, Captain Marvel, and the ferociously well received news of a Batgirl revamp by Cameron Stewart, Babs Tarr and Brendan Fletcher.
Fan-arting my own character in my own way. Personal work, 2014
My comic sensei is the beeeeeest!!!!! <3
My the TMNT show tonight at Gallery Nucleus!
fan art of the new batgirl— fabulously designed by babs tarr! :3
New Batgirl outfit by Babs Tarr really cute :3
!!! This is so great! She’s soooo cute and look at all the thugs she just destroyed!! hahahaha ahhh love it!
Would you please submit this to batgirlofburnside.tumblr.com !
I’m lovin’ the new Batgirl design!
THIIIIIIIS is beautiful and so fun!!! One of my favs hands down!!
Batgirl for Sketch Dailies!
STOKED on the beautiful new design for Batgirl. <3
MY FAVORITE FANART SO FAR! Everyone bother DC to make it into a t-shirt!!
✨THE NEWS IS OUT!✨I’m drawing the pages for DC Comics #batgirl out in Oct! My new comic sensei Cameron Stewart is doing the layouts, covers and co-writing with Brenden Fletcher! Very exciting!!!!!!!
BATGIRL #35 cover, 2014. I am taking over Batgirl starting in October! I’m co-writing with my friend Brenden Fletcher, doing covers and layouts for the amazing Babs Tarr, who will do finished art, and colours by the equally amazing Jordie Bellaire. New tone, new aesthetic, new costume, new everything. Really excited.
Cameron is my Comic Sensei!!! This comic is gunna be amazing!!!!
Oh hey, those Batgirl Dr. Martens are on sale for $48 and have free standard shipping in the US! Use coupon code TAKE20SALE and start stomping around Gotham in style~