Black and white version, first. Though this is basically already his skin and hair color. Edit: color version added. On the positive side, I was able to accomplish this without the use of any Adobe products (take that!); on the negative, I had to do the colors on top of a low-resolution original which led to some unpleasantness.
Watch out, he'll eat all your "vinyls!" And geez, look, it's almost exactly a year since I posted here last. Roughly coinciding with a fallow period that produced no finished artwork (other than napkin doodles). Let's move onward an upward, shall we?
Three illustrations that will appear in a to-be-announced publication (not long from now, really). I'll add further details when the time arrives. Unrelated item: I deleted 250+ old posts, and their related images, this morning. Some of 'em dating back as far as 2005. Let's call it a determined case of closet-cleaning, and removal of a lot of substandard work that I'd rather not share with the art-appreciating public. Stuff from the last couple years remains.