OK so most of my major freelance is wrapped for now, and I am finishing the colors for the second Ded Sexi album. Meanwhile, I am planning on getting back to some comics work for my self, and my friend Roy, who are both talking about putting out books in the next year. before that however I Might take a stab at some teenage mutant ninja turtle sample pages, as those old and new comic continue to inspire my in a very primal comic enjoyment way.
To start I did a sketch of Donatello, looking mainly at Jim Lawson, and Eric Talbot for my influence as to the style and trying to simulate that gray tone they often used with duo-shade.
I used a blue pencil covered by black Japanese brush pen, which is two sided with gray and then hit it with they other side.