Amazing Stories

Michael Whelan

STEVE DOES DAVE BARRY: IT’S COLUMN 29 ALL OVER AGAIN!

STEVE DOES DAVE BARRY: IT’S COLUMN 29 ALL OVER AGAIN!

Steve rewrites and repeats one of his earlier colu... Read More »

TIME ENOUGH FOR HEINLEIN—RAH, S/F, AND SEX!

TIME ENOUGH FOR HEINLEIN—RAH, S/F, AND SEX!

Steve looks at Robert A. Heinlein’s SF (and his us... Read More »

ACE DOUBLES and AMAZING ILLUSTRATORS PART II (Redux)

ACE DOUBLES and AMAZING ILLUSTRATORS PART II (Redux)

For the last of his NaNoWriMo ``redux`` columns, S... Read More »

TWO CLASSICS: H. BEAM PIPER and KEITH LAUMER

TWO CLASSICS: H. BEAM PIPER and KEITH LAUMER

Is that a Fuzzy Bolo hanging from your rear view m... Read More »

Star Wars Art: Because we haven’t heard enough about Star Wars Lately!

Star Wars Art: Because we haven’t heard enough about Star Wars Lately!

No. You haven't seen enough Star Wars yet Read More »

AN ANNIVERSARY and a FUN BOOK (Review): “JUSTICE GIRL”

AN ANNIVERSARY and a FUN BOOK (Review): “JUSTICE GIRL”

After congratulating himself on his 40 years doing... Read More »

Illustrating Barsoom

Illustrating Barsoom

Barsoom. Sooner or later, every artist has to try... Read More »

Fantasy and Science Fiction Art on the Web

Fantasy and Science Fiction Art on the Web

Unlike in the olden days when we had to walk baref... Read More »

MOORCOCK vs. ULTRON: Two Reviews

MOORCOCK vs. ULTRON: Two Reviews

Two new reviews by Steve: the new Michael Moorcock... Read More »

Where is my Muse?

Where is my Muse?

Here's one technique for wooing your Muse back Read More »

The Artful Collector: Fantasy Art for Consumers

The Artful Collector: Fantasy Art for Consumers

Fantasy art for consumers - pop culture fantasies Read More »

All I Ask is a Tall Ship… and a Window Seat!

All I Ask is a Tall Ship… and a Window Seat!

What good is traveling through space if you can't ... Read More »

The Artful Collector: On Illustrators and their “Fine Art”

The Artful Collector: On Illustrators and their “Fine Art”

A look at "fine art" from SF/F illustrators. Read More »

The Artful Collector: Moving into a New Era of SF/F Art

The Artful Collector: Moving into a New Era of SF/F Art

The Hugo awards for Professional Artist, from 1980... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Death, Doom and Gloom Strikes Again!

The Artful Collector: Death, Doom and Gloom Strikes Again!

Jane Frank takes us through the stages of mourning... Read More »

ACE Doubles and Some Amazing Illustrators Part Two

ACE Doubles and Some Amazing Illustrators Part Two

This week's piece covers the remainder of the main... Read More »

More Fannish Nostalgia: My First Convention; My First Fanzine

More Fannish Nostalgia: My First Convention; My First Fanzine

Steve recounts the details of his fannish deflower... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Art Hierarchies #8: Art by Someone Known Is Better than Art by Someone Unknown (even if the art is good)

The Artful Collector: Art Hierarchies #8: Art by Someone Known Is Better than Art by Someone Unknown (even if the art is good)

Jane Frank discusses Michael Whelan's value ... no... Read More »

One Fan’s History — Badges? We Don’ Need No Steenkin’…(Part One)

One Fan’s History — Badges? We Don’ Need No Steenkin’…(Part One)

Every con has a name badge, and most of them are w... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Art Hierarchies #3: Art Done for Love is Better than Art Done for Money

The Artful Collector: Art Hierarchies #3: Art Done for Love is Better than Art Done for Money

The more we detect fake sentiment or emotion, or (... Read More »

The Artful Collector: The Best Fantasy Art Show in the World

IlluxCon is the best convention dedicated to sf/f... Read More »

The Artful Collector: State of the Art at the 71st Worldcon

The Artful Collector: State of the Art at the 71st Worldcon

Fans, publishers, art directors, and collectors ex... Read More »

Eric Gustafson Cover

Part Two of the Art of Covers

This is part two of Eric Gustafson’s guest p... Read More »

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Chesley

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Chesley

Browsing through my photo file yielded one of me t... Read More »

I Can’t Compete with CGI!

I Can’t Compete with CGI!

When I was in senior high school (thirty looong ye... Read More »

A conversation with the Hall of Fame illustrator Murray Tinkelman

A conversation with the Hall of Fame illustrator Murray Tinkelman

This past February I had the great pleasure of spe... Read More »

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Hugo

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Hugo

As I was downloading some bid sheets this week, in... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Another Question from my Archives: Will They Still Love “it” When I’m 64?

The Artful Collector: Another Question from my Archives: Will They Still Love “it” When I’m 64?

A collector asked me last year: Watching Heritage ... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Should You Worry About Forgery in SF Art?

The Artful Collector: Should You Worry About Forgery in SF Art?

How important is Fraud in the SF/F art market? I c... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Are Conventions Good Places to Find Art? (Part 2)

The Artful Collector: Are Conventions Good Places to Find Art? (Part 2)

Once upon a time, science fiction and fantasy conv... Read More »

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