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#1 Will

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 03:18 PM

Sketch cards, autographs etc?

Just looking to see if anyone else on here does.

If so...what sets do you collect etc?

My main focus is sketch cards of Hiro from Heroes series 1 and 2 and from time to time Ill have an artist draw one up.

2nd main focus is Sons of Anarchy. People who have autographs in card sets that have been in the tv show etc.

3rd is collecting stuff of ODB from TNA wrestling.

Last but not least is sometimes Ill get art drawn up and signed by celebs.

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#2 tcrash247

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 05:18 PM

Cool stuff. I collect some non sport cards but not on the level that you do. I'll buy a box or two of stuff I like and put the set with whatever inserts I get in a binder, but I don't look for specific inserts to buy. I like to get autos more than sketches, but sketches are great too. My cousin actually does a lot of sketch cards for many sets (his name is Ted Dastick Jr. http://tdastick.deviantart.com/) and he sets up a table at a lot of shows in the Philadelphia area. If there's a show he doesn't have a table at, we usually go anyway.

I've bought a few boxes of Heroes cards from almost every season and that last archives set they put out. Stuff I also buy is any James Bond stuff, Game of Thrones, Dexter, True Blood and Star Wars to name a few (I'm horrible about cards making it from the box to a binder, they're sitting all around my room).

#3 Predator Ranger

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 06:24 PM

I've got at least 4 or 5 complete sets of Marvel and X-Men cards at my mother's place, and recently completed (I think) the first series of the new Power Rangers Action Card Game.

#4 bordjon

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 07:11 PM

I'd never heard of sketch cards before this - just looked them up - very cool!
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#5 DNukem170

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 10:06 PM

I collect Pokemon cards. Have a couple Full Art cards (OG Zekrom, Reshiram, Tornadus, Thundurus, and Landorus) and a few Legend cards. One of my favorites is the oldie but goodie Ancient Mew. I also prefer almost card drawn by Kouki Saitou.

Had a bunch of Yu-Gi-Oh! cards way back when, but stopped collecting them around Legacy of Darkness.

#6 VANDALHEART

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 11:00 PM

I used to collect the FFXIII Triple Triad Cards as well as MTV animation trading cards. The MTV cards were Beavis and Butthead, Aeon Flux, The Brothers Grunt, The Head, and The Maxx. That's about it as far as non sports cards that I have ever collected. Of course that was ages ago. I did want to pick up the Kingdom Hearts Chain of Memories cards, but that kind of fell off my radar when I couldn't find them in game stores.

#7 Will

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 11:19 AM

Cool stuff. I collect some non sport cards but not on the level that you do. I'll buy a box or two of stuff I like and put the set with whatever inserts I get in a binder, but I don't look for specific inserts to buy. I like to get autos more than sketches, but sketches are great too. My cousin actually does a lot of sketch cards for many sets (his name is Ted Dastick Jr. http://tdastick.deviantart.com/) and he sets up a table at a lot of shows in the Philadelphia area. If there's a show he doesn't have a table at, we usually go anyway.

I've bought a few boxes of Heroes cards from almost every season and that last archives set they put out. Stuff I also buy is any James Bond stuff, Game of Thrones, Dexter, True Blood and Star Wars to name a few (I'm horrible about cards making it from the box to a binder, they're sitting all around my room).


I know Ted..Im sure if you asked if he knew a guy named will that collects Hiro he would know who you are talking about lol.




Some other of my autographs-
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Other "art" pieces-
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#8 Clak

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 02:32 PM

I used to collect comic cards a lot, still have some of them somewhere I think. I remember loving the Marvel Masterpiece series, such great art on those cards.
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#9 munch

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 03:50 PM

Why is Jessica Simpson holding that wrestling belt?

#10 bobo2k4

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:07 PM

I buy a lot of Greg Horn art when I see him at comic cons.

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#11 Clak

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 04:10 PM

I swear that Wolverine's claws change depending on who's drawing him. Sometimes they're flat blades, sometimes they're more like long pointed spikes with no edge, sometimes curved, sometimes more straight, always different. Then there were the bone claws, ugh.
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#12 Will

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Posted 11 March 2013 - 05:03 PM

Id go broke if I collected prints.....

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#13 Will

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Posted 13 March 2013 - 10:11 AM

Random Jennifer Coolidge autographs-

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Other Misc art-
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Some other Hiro pieces-
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#14 tcrash247

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Posted 13 March 2013 - 01:08 PM

I know Ted..Im sure if you asked if he knew a guy named will that collects Hiro he would know who you are talking about lol.


I asked him, he said he knows you. Do you have something of his scanned that you can post? He shows me a majority of stuff he does but not everything.

#15 Mr Unoriginal

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Posted 13 March 2013 - 01:17 PM

This is a serious question: Why would you ever want/need so many autographs of a single B-list celeb?

Its too bad you're still a prick with a stupid gimmick.


#16 Predator Ranger

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Posted 14 March 2013 - 12:24 AM

I dig some of those Domino pictures, but I'm with our Amish friend above -- that's a lot of autographs from one person...
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#17 Will

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Posted 14 March 2013 - 03:20 AM

I asked him, he said he knows you. Do you have something of his scanned that you can post? He shows me a majority of stuff he does but not everything.


He wasnt doing sketch cards at the time of Heroes being released so I never ran across anything of his to add to my collection.

This is a serious question: Why would you ever want/need so many autographs of a single B-list celeb?


I dig some of those Domino pictures, but I'm with our Amish friend above -- that's a lot of autographs from one person...



Its a collectors thing I guess...One is a "base set" autograph, another is numbered, then there is the one with the "Stiflers Mom" variant signature.

When collecting Hiro cards were slow, Id fill that time up with others and she was one of those.

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#18 Will

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Posted 14 March 2013 - 03:34 AM

Few more misc pieces-
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#19 Will

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 10:54 AM

More Hiros-
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#20 ShogunNage

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:03 PM

cool thread ill show my prints and autographs later on since there put away but for now ill show my commissions (just started getting into commissions)

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love luther strode got this at nycc, artist joe mulvey

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nathan drake done by jerry gaylord

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chloe frazer done by penelope gaylord

#21 Will

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:09 PM

Love Penelope's work!

What did she charge for something like that?

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#22 ShogunNage

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:24 PM

Love Penelope's work!

What did she charge for something like that?


was during a holiday sale she had last december was $50, came with the pencils, a print and digital downloads

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 12:38 PM

posted this in the pick ups thread blank cover done by brodie h. brockie, randomly found this online and picked up love iceman, like that he is a snowman

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#24 Will

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Posted 15 March 2013 - 02:08 PM

Very nice...I tried getting into the blank comics thing but didnt get too deep...just these two-

Quickie by Cat Staggs-
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Nick Neocleous-
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#25 Will

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 02:11 PM

Zombie Hiro by Michael Champion.

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#26 metaphysicalstyles

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 02:41 PM

I have a pretty decent collection of Clive Barker art...
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#27 Will

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 11:55 AM

I have a pretty decent collection of Clive Barker art...


Would like to see some of that.

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#28 KaneRobot

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 01:45 PM

Well I was walking through Target yesterday and saw Garbage Pail Kids are back (again), so yeah. I do collect non-sports cards, at least for now.

Decided to skip the randomness and buy last year's base set for 11 bucks on Ebay, I'll worry about chase cards later. Series 2 is on the shelves now. Still have all the ones I bought when they first brought them back 10 years ago, as well as all I had from the original run in the 80's.
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#29 Clak

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 02:31 PM

Well I was walking through Target yesterday and saw Garbage Pail Kids are back (again), so yeah. I do collect non-sports cards, at least for now.

Decided to skip the randomness and buy last year's base set for 11 bucks on Ebay, I'll worry about chase cards later. Series 2 is on the shelves now. Still have all the ones I bought when they first brought them back 10 years ago, as well as all I had from the original run in the 80's.

I remember being extremely surprised when I learned that the guy who created the Garbage Pail Kids (Art Spiegelman) also wrote Maus.
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#30 Will

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 11:31 PM

I still have a couple old school GPK cards with my name.

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