Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Poem Video by Damion Suomi, Chris Hamer and David Horvitz

This is a song by Damion Suomi that I drew some images for and that David Horvitz Animated.. I'm so Proud of this one!



To Write Love on Her Arms Show! Come on Out!

To Write Love on Her arms Show in Orlando Fl! I'm doing some Live Art. Come on out if your in town!!!




Tuesday, December 22, 2009

I just got done going thru some of my tour tubs and cleaning house.. what I'm saying is I just posted a ton of Original art on my Etsy account.. Super cheap... Go get ya some!!
Buy Handmade

Happy Holidays


Friday, December 18, 2009

Season Greetings and all that Happy Horse S@$T

Thank you for making 2009 awesome for me and my art! Look out for 2010, its gonna be a big one!
Maybe you missed me while I was away! I was computerless for the first half of Dec and I'm officially back online and waiting for your messages of emailfacespacetwitter. Thanks

Thursday, November 12, 2009

The Victorian Death Collection- Available at Macy's

That's right, I killed all of em'. No ceramic bell or bella is safe with I'm come slashing away with my paint brush. I thought that adding the available at Macy's would just make them perfect this holiday season.. What you see pictured here is the entire set, they are only $ 20 each- Who wants one! hit me up-

Youngblood Gallery Dec 5th! Seasons Group Show!

So I said, soon as I finished it, I would post it for y'all to check out! Here is my painting for the youngblood Seasons show in Dec. Opening night is Dec 5th.

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Youngblood Gallery Dec 5th! Seasons Group Show!

I'm super stoked to be in my first Youngblood Gallery Group show. Dec 5th- The show is called Seasons, and will have an A+ list of artists!! I'll be posting a preview of my piece soon, It is in it's final stages of being done! Hope to see ya there!

Holiday Shopping !!! Nov 21st!!

I'm getting ready for ICE in Atlanta- Over 100 Vendors all selling handmade wears! Forget what giving a special one of a kind gift is like, head of to Ice on Nov 21 and see... Amazing stuff and something that your friends and family will know, you put some thought into!!

Monday, November 9, 2009

The Tour is done!


I just wrapped up, a 3 month long tour for my comic and art work! What an experience it was.
Thank you to all the Conventions, Comic Stores, that had me. Thanks for all the support. Thanks to my friends and to my most favorite person ( my wife) for all the encouragement and support. I have a few more things left for 09, then it is off to double everything I did this year!

You can find me at the Woodworks Skatepark this Friday Nov 13th, doing some live art with my pals Ashley and Shane. I will also have a piece for sale at the show. A Portion of the proceeds will go to the Atlanta food Bank. Its Elephants and Mice in Cars will be playing live and there will be tones of give aways and discount skatepasses!!! Come hang out- 6-10pm.

Then Nov 21 I will be a vendor at the Indy Craft Exp. hosted by Youngblood Gallery- 10-6 pm $5 bucks. Over 100 vendors all selling handmade goods.. Give a one of a kind gift this Christmas season!

Then in Dec I'm in two gallery shows- "HORNS AND HALOS" at the Claude Gallery in New York and "SEASONS" at Youngblood Gallery ( This is my first time showing at Youngblood, so super stoked).

Christmas is gaining on us, and I will have 5 spots open as of now, for commissions! If you want me to paint or make something for your love ones this holiday season- hit me up with an e-mail-

I also plan on posting a bunch of originals on my Etsy and ebay accounts, so keep your eyes peeled for the update on that !

Thanks as always for everything you do for me!


Friday, October 30, 2009

Oct 31- TeaHouse Comics- ( Sandy Springs Ga)

Saturday Oct 31st from 1-4 I will be selling some new paintings and signing my new comic at:
Teahouse Comics
5920 Roswell Road, Suite B-107
Sandy Springs, GA

Come hang out with me and these other amazing artists:

Georges Jeanty (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
Lysa Andrews (Zen vs Zombies)
Francesco Francavilla (Zorro, Black Beetle & Black Coat)
Angela & Nick Mizgala (Think Weasel)
James Burns (Grumble.Comic)

Also at 1PMto4Pm
Terminus Media

We all take off at 4, but you should totally stick around, or if you can't make it while we are there, head over later- they are having tons of give aways and the band Crimson Mist will be playing! Totally fun, Totally Free and they are even giving a discount on the back issues!!

Holy Cow..

Hope to see ya,


Comic signing tour! WAS AWESOME!!!!!

We got back from the Comic Signing tour last week and had and amazing time. For those who missed out, we spend the first day at Criminal Records in Atlanta ( Zano and Lillian and the jam) then we heading to South Carolina for Planet Comics in Anderson and Richard COmics in Greenville. Then to finish the rounds we ending on a high note at the Greenville Comic Con! Thanks to everyone who picked up a book, or a piece of art! Here are some Photos that Ryshu took ( sad to say he is not in any of them, cuz he took em'). Issue two is in progress- and soon as we have a date, I will let y'all know!

Thursday, October 15, 2009


Hey last minute thought- Not sure who all that reads this lives in Nashville Tn, but if you do I will be a guest at the Nashville Comics and Horror con. I know this show will rock- Beside me, my new friend ( who I met in Orlando last weekend) Scott Blair will be there as well as the one and only Bobby Nash! Come on out and say hi! I got some new stuff, I know its crazy, but when I got home this last monday, I cranked out some pretty kick ass pieces just to have something new for the con in Nashville.. Hope to see some of ya!
Here is the Address to the Fairgrounds, where the con will be held at!
625 Smith Ave
Nashville Tn, 37203

Starts at 10 and goes till 6 on sat and then from 10- 4 on sunday!


Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Criminal Records Instore with It's Elephants! Oct 21 2009


Come Meet: Chris Hamer, Ryan Shuckhart, Andrew Bellury, Craig Henderson, Bobby Nash, Ted Murphy, and Eric Peterson at Criminal Records in Atlanta Ga on Oct 21st 2009 from 6-8pm. Live music from It's Elephant's.
Free Give aways, and Urbnpop comics #1 will be on sale.

Hope to see ya!

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Oct 3rd- Beyond the Grave Art show!

This is gonna be just bad ass!! The Atlanta Horror fest and Zombie walk will at some point dump in the Highlander over in Midtown- ( insert joke here) but what makes it so bad ass, is my pal Ryshu is hosting his first ever art show called " Beyond the Grave". Tons of great art will adorn the walls of the highlander, while the dead, drink and party to some kick ass bands. If you get a chance, come say hi. I have a piece in this show called Chim, Chim, Fuck U! and it is an homage to Marry Poppins.. You will just have to go to see it.

Spooky Empire OCT 9-11th 2009

Come One, Come all- Me and Mike Groves are heading down to Orlando for the Spooky Empire horror show.. I know Mike is busy making tons of cool stuff, and as many of you know, I am too. I'm doing a series of Monsters and Zombies on old record jackets and this batch of found stuff is so much fun, I got some crazy stuff that I will be painting on. I'm also even bring back my Electrical robot boxes- If you do not remember them, I will be posting some photos when I finish the first on. Its custom made robots made out of Pvc and Electrical boxes.. Painted up Ala' Hamer... so enough babble, mark your calendars and rev you engines and come see us in Orlando.


Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Signing Tour info-

I will be a guest at the Spooky Empire Horror Convention with my pal Mike Groves in Orlando Fl on Oct 9-11th. and then over in Nashville at the Comics and Horror Con. Then we start the Comic Signing tour!

Here are the official dates for Urbnpop Comics Signing tour.

Sunday, September 20, 2009



Wednesday, September 9, 2009

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If you know someone or live in the Kentucky Area, come out to SCarefest this weekend. I'm sharing a booth with my pals Andrew Bellury and Craig Henderson!!! Reasons to be an awesome weekend with amazing art!!!

Hope to see ya!!


Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Dragon Con-

So I will in the Pop Comics Section at Dragon Con- I have been painting like crazy since returning home from MegaCon.. Almost 30 new paintings.. I just did my first Superhero painting of a Zombie Captain America- I'm not too happy with the scan, but I could not stand not to post it till I can get a better version. In the mean time- Come say hi at the Dragon Con!!!

Tuesday, August 18, 2009


I also Finished up this Batman Print that will be for sale for Megacon in Orlando.
As always let me know what you think..


So I finally got around to finishing the set of Zombie Icon Prints I started working on a month back- There is 5 in the set ( knowing me, I will probally keep adding them). I will have prints of these for sale starting this month in Orlando at Megacon. As always let me know what you think.


Thursday, August 6, 2009

I will have a limited edition hand signed and numbered ( only 50 made) screen printed poster for sale at all of my appearances over the next few months while they last. Each print is 11X17 and handscreen printed on heavy weight paper. Each one is $20 dollars.,urbnpop,chris hamer,Artshow,comicbook,cartoons,monsters,atlanta,geekery

get em- while they last


Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Hey Orlando- I'm doing some live painting AUg 20th.


Confussed little girl,live art,comicbook,comic conventions,orlando,flordia,rock and roll,Artshow,art,monsters

Hope to see ya!

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Marylin Monroe Zombie Print

Here is another print I did for the upcoming horror and comicbook shows I'm doing starting in August. Hope you like.

Monday, July 20, 2009


So it is near completion and will be heading to the printer later today! Woopie, Yeah, Word... I can not thank everybody who took part in this first issue- Ryan Shuckhart, Eric Langley, Craig Henderson, Nic Caesar, Bobby Nash, Andrew Bellury, Eric Peterson, Zano Ludgood, Wayne Cordova, and Ted Murphy. Every page looks amazing and I can not wait to have it in my grubby little hands on a physical copy. It is looking like a late August release. I will for sure have it by MEgacon and Dragoncon!
We are looking into ways to have it where you can purchase a downloadable version soon. I will have more details on that later.

So with out further adue- here is the cover for Urbnpop comics #1

Sunday, July 19, 2009

PREVIEW #2 of Urbnpop Comics #1

I have always been a huge fan of my pal Damion Suomi's music. This is the second comic he has inspired me to draw based on some of his song lyrics. Hope you enjoy-

ps. Check out Damion @ -

Friday, July 17, 2009

Urbnpop Comics # 1

This has been the most stressful week so far and it is not over yet... I'm taking the plunge and self publishing my first comic book. Even though it has been insane and I just want to scream, I'm totally excited like a kid on Christmas morning about it.. Urbnpop comics is gonna be a four issue mini series where, myself and other artist all write and draw short stories based of the monsters I have been creating in my sketchbook. So just to get your mouth wet, I'm gonna post in this very blog one of the pages- This is the beging of a three page story written by Bobby Nash and Drawn by yours truly ( Chris Hamer)

Monday, July 13, 2009

Custom Tarheels Munny!

My pal Joseph commissioned me to do this NC- Tar heels Kidrobot Munny for him! I think it came out great. Here are some images!

Friday, July 10, 2009

Harley Quinn Print

Here is a new print that I' have been working on for the series of Comicbook and Horror Conventions I attending in August- Oct!. This one is Harley Quinn from the Batman comics. Hope you enjoy it.

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Leather face print

Here is another of the horror prints I'm working on for the conventions. This one is Leatherface.
Pick it up on

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Captain Spaulding Print!

I have been nursing a hurt back this week and inbetween the belly moaning, I did this Sig Haig- Capt. Spaulding Print. I originally drew it in my sketch book and finished it with color in Photoshop! This is the second on in this horror series I'm doing for my upcoming comic/Horror con- tour.

Sunday, July 5, 2009

Meet Mr. Freddy Kruger!!

I'm doing a handful of horror shows in Sept and Oct and in honor of them I have been working on a series of legendary horror characters. Here is the first of the series- Mr Freddy Kruger. The piece started off as a drawing on Bristol board and then I scanned him in to the computer and colored and finished him in photoshop! I will have limited signed and numbered prints of this image for sale on my etsy account and in person at the cons.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Kraftwork event-July 2nd


JULY 2nd- Youngblood gallery- North highland- Atlanta Ga- 7-10. Come out for some Urbnpop love.

Hope to see you.


Monday, June 22, 2009

Wait its not over yet!!!

Man, after a crazy month, I want to end it with two last big bangs-

June 26th- It's elephant's Cd Release show at the Earl- I making some limited edition hand painted Magnets for them and I also have a trick up my sleeve to make some hand painted show posters for this night- So come get you one!

June 28th- I will be back at the Earl for my friends Mice in Cars first headlining show at the Earl- I will be doing some live painting and selling some art- I might even have a few surprises for them too-- it would be in your best interest to come check out both shows-

Headlining The EARL 6.28.09.  Flyer by Chris Hamer.

Man- what a great month June is,was and will be!!!



Holy June!!!

So June is almost over and man, what a month it was- Three Huge events where Urbnpop took part in-
June 7th- "Monster bash"- What an amazing time- Great music, Kick ass vendors and Tons of Scary, monsterriffic people running around. The Starlight Drive and Tim were super great to us and made the event super easy to enjoy. A huge round of applause to my pal Matt ( Ewwe) for helping me set up and keep the tent together.
June 13th- The Art-b-que sponsored by Bart Webb Studios and Alcove Gallery- Another awesome weekend- Tons of great people and again the folks that run the event were so great to all of us. Many thanks to my pal Craig, for helping me with this event and too Penny and her hubby for all the great art trades and for just hanging out and keeping me sane in the heat.
Lastly and one of my favoite summer events the Atlanta Roller Girls-
June 20th- The ARG- If you have never been to a bout- the season is almost over ( aug) and you will regret not getting to see those lovely ladies in action- How can you say enough- Rad people, Hot girls on Rollerskates and art. The ARG have always been so supportive of me and Urbnpop, I love em'. Just for those who have never been out to a bout and seen our set up- July will be the last month I will be there intill next year ( I start my convention and art tour in Aug and come back in Oct). So I will be doing some new pieces as always and having a few end of the Summer sales- If your able to come check them out. Thanks to all the Girls for your support and having me out- Violet, Chopper, Reba, Edna, Thanks for everything.

So June is almost over, but you got two more times this months to come say hi- I'm super Stoked, This friday my dear friends It's Elephant's are having a cd release show and I will be doing art and have some limited edition Hand painted It's elephant's magnets for the show! I'm also working on a suprise ( that you will just have to come to the show to find out) for them.. lets just say- rock posters??? Then on June 28th I will be doing some Live art with my pal's Mice in CArs- for all of y'all that know me, you know I love this band and seemed to make some kick as art at their shows. Both of these shows will be at the EARL ( in East Atlanta.

Well for now that is all-

Out of sight, still out of my mind,

Chris Hamer

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

This Saturday june 20th- Urbnpop and the ARG

I'm gonna be at the Atlanta Rollergirls Bout this Saturday June 20th selling new art. If your free come out and say hi!


Yaarab Shrine Center
400 Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

NEW!!! Group tickets! Reserved seating and goodies for 20 or more. More Information.

Bout 1:
Sake Tuyas vs. Toxic Shocks
Doors @ 4:00pm, Bout @ 5:00pm
Bout 2:
B-Team vs. Rogue Rollergirls (Fayetteville, NC)
Doors @ 7:00pm, Bout @ 7:30pm


If you miss out, you can still come say hi to me in the courtyard...

Hope to see ya


Monday, June 8, 2009

Hey y'all,

If your free this coming weekend June 13th- I will be in Decatur Ga in Avondale Estates.

Then later in Snellville I will have a small group showing of art at Woodworks Skatepark.


Hope you can make it.


Wednesday, May 27, 2009

It's been a while-

So, I have been crazy busy with building a website, getting art projects caught up and just drawing for the fun of drawing. So many new things in the works, I will be at the Rock n Roll Monster bash on June 7th, the Art-b-que in Avondale estates on June 13th and then at the Atlanta roller girls bout on June 20th. Lots of chances to see some of my new works and maybe pick up a piece or two.

I'm also starting to work on a series of new horror drawings, this morning I printed off a mess of references to take with me to the beach next week to work on. I'm super excited to be doing these, for two reason, one, this is the stuff I grew up on, and two I'm gonna be doing a few horror conventions in Sept and oct. I want to have something for every one. Keep checking in on this blog, for a few previews...

Thanks as always for reading,


Friday, April 24, 2009

I got a website

That's right, I'm adding to my web presence, with
you can find all my appearances at, Gallerys, comic shops, conventions, art fairs and more. There is also a page where you can see some of the new art I'm working on. Hope you like what I have created. Keep checking back on all my spots to see what is new at Urbnpop.


Monday, April 6, 2009


I will be at the Fx con in Orlando April 17-19th. I got tons of new art for ya'll to pick up as well as some new shirts, and of course I will be doing sketches apon request ($10 Black and White and $20 Color per charcter). Go ahead and book them now, at Megacon, I was slammed all day. Looking forward to seeing ya'll again.

Chris Hamer
Urbnpop Studios


Monday, March 9, 2009

Cabbage Town Arts Fest March 14th


I will also be doing some live painting and have an Urbnpop Booth with new and old stuff for sale.

Hope you can make it out.

ps. it is free to come out.

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Hey florida

I will be hanging out in in Coco Beach Thursday Feb 26th doing some live painting to the music of Damion Suomi, It's Elephant's, and Mike Dunn over at the Ultra Lounge. Show starts at 8. Every one on this bill is amazing, I can not wait.
Then on Feb 27-March 1 I will be in orlando at MEGACON Comic Convention as a guest Artist. My area is Brown 11. Come on out, I have new T-shirts ( here is the new Design)

as well as some handmade toys and new wood cutouts. I will also be bringing a new batch of Maddys my plush toy that is made by my dear friend Emily .
Hope to see all of you at the con.


Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Wed- Jan 28-2009

Just a few days after my first solo show and my cheeks have finally stopped hurting from smiling so much- I have not been blogging as much as I should, cuz I have been so crazily busy painting for this show- well not much as changed, I will be at the Atlanta comic Con this Sunday from 11-4 with some of my new toys and art-- Super stoked. Then doing some live painting on the 13th at the East Atlanta ice house.