Beauology 101: Being Artfully Original In Comic Books


Daredevil Issue 103. Art by Bob Brown and Don Heck.

Daredevil Issue 103. Art by Bob Brown and Don Heck.


Gather ’round, students! Beau Smith is here to tell you about his love of original comic art and the joy it brings him.

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Beauology 101: Enjoy Yourself-It’s Later Thank You Think…


The Eternal Jack Kirby

The Eternal Jack Kirby


There have been many great comic creators who are no longer with us; Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Jerry Robinson, and Curt Swan just to name a few. Beau Smith urges you to celebrate the work of your favorite creators now, and share the joy with them.

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Beauology 101: Halloween—Unfriend Me


Halloween At My House-Beau Smith

Halloween At My House-Beau Smith


Beau Smith does not like Halloween and he’s here to tell you why.

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Beauology 101: Read Comics….Unite!


Angel And The Ape From 1969

Angel And The Ape From 1969


Comic books have been around for a long time, but that doesn’t mean that they haven’t changed. Beau Smith looks at some differences between comics in 1969 and 2019.

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Beauology 101: Comics Books-Important, Valuable and Memorable


Batman #143

Batman #143


Comics can be important, valuable, and memorable. Beau Smith shares comics that, for him, fit into these categories. What would you choose?

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Beauology 101: I Have Questions…


Beau Smith Vs. Billy Tucci!

Beau Smith Vs. Billy Tucci!


Beau Smith has questions. Do you have the answers? For your sake, I hope so.

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Beauology 101: On The Couch: The Psychology Of Batman


Gorilla Boss—Is There Any Other Kind?

Gorilla Boss—Is There Any Other Kind?


“Step into the office, Mr. Wayne. Dr. Smith will see you now.” Beau Smith takes a look at the psychology of Batman.

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Beauology 101: Wouldn’t It Be Interesting-Comic Book Convention Panels


Chicago Comic Con. Early 80’s Marvel Panel: L to R Bill Sienkiewicz, Jim Shooter, Tom DeFalco, Ron Frenz, Marc Silvestri

Chicago Comic Con. Early 80’s Marvel Panel: L to R Bill Sienkiewicz, Jim Shooter, Tom DeFalco, Ron Frenz, Marc Silvestri


Comic conventions and panels go together like chocolate and peanut butter. Beau Smith shares some convention panels he’d love to see.

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Beauology 101: My Creative Conversation With — Billy Tucci


Shi by Billy Tucci.

Shi by Billy Tucci.


Creator Billy Tucci is known for his work on Shi, Sgt. Rock, Appalachian Apocalypse!, and much more. He’s also friend with Beau Smith. The two sit down for a wide ranging interview about creativity and the creative process.

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Beauology 101: Technologically Speaking Of Entertainment And Comic Books


I never Thought I’d See My Picture On A Billboard In Times Square Either.

I never Thought I’d See My Picture On A Billboard In Times Square Either.


Comic characters are everywhere these days from your TV screen, to the big screen, and even the clothes you wear. Beau Smith has some thoughts on the rise of the comic book heroes.

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