I've had some serious artist block since last September, then in April things started loosening up. This quarantine thing has really agreed with me. There have been a few outright flat misses but I feel that these represent some improvements in my overall style. The key has been, no matter how happy I am with a result, I can erase and do better. While there is still a ton of room for improvement, I am satisfied with where I am heading... and having just turned 50, I am happy with any progress at all.
Secret Wars (1984) YouTube user, ComicIsland, tells the tale of the original Secret Wars. This wasn’t Marvels first cross-over event but it was the one that became the template for all cross-overs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxgJHwnrV4U This is a re-posting of my original article on the now defunctQuantum-Multiverse from 16 June, 2015.
This week... I almost draw two pieces... I really am struggling with my drawing. It's been mostly misses for over a month now. I think I'll go back to my sketchbook work and just focus on smaller areas. Eyes, lips, arms, just anything that I can just practice until I break my stagnant spell. [...]