Joseph Micheal Linser
Dawn, Sinful Suzi, Dark Ivory, when an artist is most famous for the women he draws it’s definitively pin-up art. Joseph Michael Linsner is a comic book artist-colorist, penciller, inker and author. Mature-audience supernatural is the genre he favors but the high quality of his art means that he’s done covers for many different publishers, series and authors.
“I’m not bad, I’m just drawn that way.” – Jessica Rabbit
There’s something special about pin-up art. They’re idealized images that are erotic without being graphic. A pin-up is a throwback to a simpler time when a bit of art could be a motivator and not just another X rated click. Arguably pin-ups objectify women but it’s just as true that it’s an art form embraced by modern women who feel empowered by Bad Girl Art. Rockabilly chic, Suicide Girls, Dita Von Teese; The pin-up is out there and alive in performances, photography, fashion music and tattoos.