My Art – Sketch Cards

I forgot to grab the camera out of the bedroom before the wife went to sleep… So tonight instead of a picture of the Cyclops drawing I just did you get some older drawings of mine that I have saved on the Hard Drive…

To maintain the Mutant trend we will start with a couple of Mutant Sketch Cards.

Magneto
Magneto
Gambit
Gambit
Uhura from Star Trek TOS
Uhura from Star Trek TOS
My favorite scene in all of the Star Wars Movies.
My favorite scene in all of the Star Wars Movies.
Bounty Hunters
Bounty Hunters
creature from the black lagoon
creature from the black lagoon
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Pop Culture Hockey Mask Crew.
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Young Galactus in Love.
Break Time.
Break Time.
Sontaran Experiment
Sontaran Experiment

 

My Art – Jim Lee’s X-Men #1 Cover

So lets start the month of the X-Men out this way…

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This has always been one of my favorite comic covers.

4 piece sketch card set I did for fun on a plane trip to keep my mind off the fact that I was in the air…

recreation of the Jim Lee gate-fold cover of X-MEN #1

I will admit when this comic came out I was at the top of my Fanboyness and I bought all five covers! (Three of the gate-fold version)

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My Art – Defenders Sketch Cards

m-defenders-100 I had comics as a kid… Actually working on a post about the origanal stack that I got from my father, but that one is for another time.

The Comic that really hooked me and made me into a collector though was Defenders #100.

One of the times my older Step-Brother shipped out overseas in the Army he left behind a bunch of his comics for me. Most of them disappeared over the years. Defenders 100 somehow managed to stick around. One summer after before my Junior year of High School I came across it sitting on a shelf in our basement…

I ended up sitting down and reading it, that was it I was hooked. Shortly after I tracked down some local comic shops and was digging in the bins searching for more issues of The Defenders!

The Defenders was the first comic that I managed to collect the full run of. Love that book plain and simple. It was a classic. They have tried to reboot it a number of times since then, but none live up to the original.

Anyway… A number of years ago (2010) I did a set of sketch cards of the Core members that showed up in the book. I think The Iceman and Silver Surfer card came off pretty poor, but I really dug how the rest turned out.

 

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Starting from the top Row Left to Right:

Gargoyle,Hellcat,Hellstrom

Hulk,NightHawk,Valkyrie

Doctor Strange,Devil Slayer,Namordefenders_sketch_cards_pt2_by_crpechonick-d3evxyyStarting from the top Row Left to Right:

Red Guardian, Power Man, Silver Surfer

Angel, Clea, Hawkeye

Beast, IceMan, MoonDragon

My Art – Jack Kirby Cover Recreation of Kamandi #1

If I had to pick a favorite comic series, it of course would be the Hulk. Coming in a close second though would be Jack Kirby’s end of the world comic Kamandi!

When I first started drawing again a number of years back one of the first things that I did was try my hand at recreating a Kirby cover from Kamandi.

Thought his Birthday would be a good day to re-post of that sketchcard image.

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