Vampyre Magazine ONLINE — Ostara

  • Joseph Vargo Interview

    · By Rachel Clinesmith

    I know that you’ve created an expansive array of artwork, featuring many mythical creatures and monsters, but when is the first time that you became interested in Vampires specifically and was there anything that particularly spurred that interest? I’ve always loved monsters. When I was a kid, I was constantly drawing monsters—dragons, werewolves, skeletons and of course, vampires. My earliest influences came from movies, the classic Universal monster movies and all the B horror films of the day. I loved the Bela Lugosi version of Dracula. The stark, gothic look of the black and white film left an indelible impression...