The above is my interpretation of Todd McFarlane’s Spawn character. Todd McFarlane has always been a major influence of mine and Spawn is a character that has great significance for me as an artist. The story, mood, and detailed artwork were burned vividly into my mind at an early age.
The story of an artist who built a business empire on his character is something I find profoundly inspiring. While Todd McFarlane as a business man has taken up most of his recent life, he has increasingly reasserted himself in the art and story of his flagship creation, Spawn.
If you have ever been fan or if you are just curious about such a momentous figure, I encourage you to take a look at this interview on his thoughts on the future of Spawn and his business empire: