Robin: art by Tom Lyle with designs by Neal Adams, Norm Breyfogle, Stephen De Stefano, George Perez and Jim Amparo [ Batman: Knight Gallery ]
The 1995 DC Comics Elseworlds special “Batman: Knight Gallery” featured the Robin concept designs from artists Neal Adams & Norm Breyfogle, as well as a selection of others from Stephen De Stefano, George Perez, & Jim Aparo– with Tom Lyle stepping in to deliver them in finished form for the book:-
aries: “control the things you can control. let everything else take a flying fuck at you and if you must go down, go down with your guns blazing.” - the drawing of the three
taurus: “we never cease wanting what we want, whether it’s good for us or not.” - full dark, no stars
gemini: “no one can tell what goes on in between the person you were and the person you become. no one can chart that blue and lonely section of hell. there are no maps of the change. you just come out the other side.” - the stand
cancer: “the mind can calculate, but the spirit yearns, and the heart knows what the heart knows.” - cell
leo: “go toward all the life there is with all the courage you can find and all the belief you can muster. be true, be brave, stand.” - IT
virgo: “sometimes the embers are better than the campfire.” - the green mile
libra: “i think that real friendship always makes us feel such sweet gratitude, because the world almost always seems like a very hard desert, and the flowers that grow there seem to grow against such high odds.” - the eyes of the dragon
scorpio: “it’s a dance. and sometimes they turn the lights off in this ballroom. but we’ll dance anyway, you and i. even in the dark. especially in the dark.” -danse macabre
sagittarius: “what comes in when daylight leaves is a kind of certainty: that beneath the skin there is a secret, some mystery both black and bright. you feel this mystery in every breath, you see it in every shadow, you expect to plunge into it at every turn of a step.” - bag of bones
capricorn: “but see that you get on. that’s your job in this hard world, to keep your love alive and see that you get on, no matter what. pull your act together and just go on.” - the shining
aquarius:“some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild.” - shawshank redemption (different seasons)
pisces:“the concept of dreaming is known to the waking mind but to the dreamer there is no waking, no real world, no sanity; there is only the screaming bedlam of sleep.” - rose madder
Bring to life these ready-to-color pages filled with your favorite Big Bads and monsters in your own way in this follow-up to the Buffy the Vampire Slayer Adult Coloring Book. Forty-five original black and white illustrations give you the Chosen One and all the Scoobies, and a rogues gallery of the very worst and most interesting vampires, demons, witches, and more, interspersed with elements of magic, a little humor, and the heart of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Karl Moline, Georges Jeanty, Pablo Churin, Yishan Li, Newsha Ghasemi, Stephen Byrne, others; cover: Karl Moline.