Yesterday, this began as a random idea to simply recreate a portrait of Ben Grimm from a cloth patch from 1984 with John Byrne art. I put my own spin on it and settled on the background style. Next another random thought... could I draw a Sue Storm in a way to represent a transition [...]
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.