Now Playing Tracks

Happy 91st Birthday to Stan Lee!

I could go on for quite some time listing all of the beloved characters, stories, ideas and dreams that Stan has shared with us over the years. I am a Marvel girl through and through. The first thing I ever read independently was a Marvel comic. Even those of us who may never have read a book that Stan wrote personally, are fans of characters that he created or developed. And I know that we all love his cameos in the Marvel films.

What stands out most about Stan Lee to me personally is how involved he is with the fandom. He was so encouraging and kind at panels that I’ve been to, when we ask him for writing advice or suggestions. Happy to take part in a cosplay photoshoot, free of charge. Of course comics are a business & we are happy to pay for his time, but when he turned up at the Superhero Costuming Forum’s Avengers photoshoot last year it really touched all of our hearts. It happened to be on my birthday as well :) Happy Birthday to you Stan, I hope it finds you in good health & surrounded by family and friends.

Photo 1- Carnage vs Stan!! Provided by & featuring cosplayer Larry Smith, owner of Beyond Creative Costumes. He will be taking commissions starting in January 2014.

Photo 2- Marvel Girl & Stan Lee. Featuring Lexi Free/PeachyMomo as Marvel Girl.

Photo 3 - Captain Marvel & Stan. Jay Justice as Captain Marvel

Photo 4 - Stan Lee leads the Avengers! Featuring the Superhero Costuming Forum.

270 notes

  1. selesram reblogged this from fy-dr-janefoster
  2. mirebast reblogged this from costumesonhaight
  3. costumesonhaight reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  4. thefacelessmage reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum and added:
    Photo 3 Also The Black Knight. aka me.
  5. psych0gengar reblogged this from gengarrbangarr
  6. kylemaclachan reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  7. gengarrbangarr reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  8. full3ffect reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  9. charlesleesbutt reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  10. hopeisnodream reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  11. cryscokid reblogged this from thesuperherocostumingforum
  12. thesuperherocostumingforum reblogged this from msjayjustice
  13. wizard-doctor-of-mischief-in221b reblogged this from jawnstacheinatrenchcoat
  14. 2christel2 reblogged this from msjayjustice
  15. gay-bae reblogged this from johnegbertt
  16. johnegbertt reblogged this from heartenedsoldier
  17. thedayisnearing reblogged this from onlybloodybakerstreet
  18. hotcake-with-guns reblogged this from msjayjustice
  19. gottalovethenerd reblogged this from msjayjustice
  20. thegirlwhowaitedfortheworld reblogged this from msjayjustice
  21. let-the-force-be-with-you1 reblogged this from msjayjustice
  22. jotunngirl reblogged this from msjayjustice
  23. 8herecomesthesun8 reblogged this from happyinhope
  24. happyinhope reblogged this from msjayjustice
To Tumblr, Love Pixel Union