Monday, July 30, 2012

Sketch 037 of 100... The Original GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

This is the finished group shot of the original GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY!! Whoo Hoo.


Sketch 036 of 100... MARTINEX

Sketch 036 of 100... MARTINEX of the original Guardians for the Galaxy!

This guy is probably the lamest character... but there it is.


Saturday, July 28, 2012

100 Sketches in 101 Days... Update 05

Cruisin' along...

35 sketches down, 65 to go and 74 days till the New York Comic Con '12.

Whoo hoo!

PS, of these 35... 27 of them will be with me at the show for purchase... whoo hoo!

Sketch 035 of 100... MAJOR VINCE ASTRO

Sketch 035 of 100... Major Vince Astro of the original Guardians of the Galaxy!

Originally, I did not like the sketch I did for this one but it came out pretty good.


Sketch 034 of 100... STARHAWK

Sketch 034 of 100... Starhark of the original Guardians of the Galaxy!

My light gray marker died yesterday so I have not added any grey tone to this sketch... but I think it works with out it.


Friday, July 27, 2012

Sketch 033 of 100... ANT-MAN

Sketch 033 of 100... Ant-Man!

This one wasn't any specific request, just felt like drawing Ant-Man.


Thursday, July 26, 2012

Sketch 032 of 100... CHARLIE-27

Sketch 032 of 100... Charlie-27, another member of the original Guardians of the Galaxy.

I was always a fan of Charlie-27, except I think he needs a big 27 tattoo on his neck, he he he.


Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Sketch 031 of 100... DONNA TROY

Sketch 031 of 100... Donna Troy!

Week 32 of Illustrious Bits too.

I am not unhappy about how this one came out.
I might take sometime later to add some background stuff...

and I did, he he

sooner or later

100 Sketches in 101 Days... UPDATE 04

30 sketches down... 70 sketches to go... and 77 days till the New York Comic Con '12!

Whoo hoo!

Sketch 030 of 100... NIKKI

Sketch 030 of 100... Nikki of the original Guardians of the Galaxy!

Time for a new update, whoo hoo!


Sketch 029 of 100... YONDU

Sketch 029 of 100... Yondu, one of the original Guardians of the Galaxy.


Sunday, July 22, 2012

Sketch 027 of 100... QUASAR

Sketch 027 of 100... Quasar of the new Guardians of the Galaxy.

Group sketch... coming soon


Saturday, July 21, 2012

Sketch 026 of 100... STARLORD

Sketch 026 of 100... StarLord of the new Guardians of the Galaxy!

Just a few more characters and I start working on the jam piece with all the characters together... whoo hoo!


Friday, July 20, 2012

100 Sketches in 101 Days... Update 03

Update number 03... 25 sketches down... 75 to go with  82 days till the New York Comic Con '12!

keep checking back... more to come

Sketch 025 of 100... RUBY THURSDAY

Sketch 025 of 100... Ruby Thursday!

Another sketch in honor of my friend Todd who created and directed the new All Winners Squad from Marvel Comics.

Check it out here.


PS, don't get too happy with the color on this one.  i know I added color on this and another sketch earlier this week... but I'm staying away from color for a while.  It only happens when I think it is NECESSARY.

Sketch 007 of 100... BOBA FETT

Sketch 007 of 100... Boba Fett.

The Fett man was a special gift for someone and I just confirmed that they recieved it earlier this week... so I get to post it now.


Thursday, July 19, 2012

Sketch 024 of 100... ROCKET RACCOON & GROOT

Sketch 024 of 100... Rocket Raccoon and Groot of the new Guardians of the Galaxy!


Sketch 023 of 100... SQUIRREL GIRL

Sketch 023 of 100... Squirrel Girl!

This one is dedicated to my buddy, Todd, who created and directed the new ALL WINNERS SQUAD for Marvel comics.  Check it out here.

More to come...

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Sketch 022 of 100... WAYBIG

Sketch 022 of 100... Waybig, one of the Ben 10 aliens.

this was a request from my son who gave me a list of Ben 10 aliens to take a shot at... more coming...


Monday, July 16, 2012

Sketch 021 of 100... JOHANN KRAUS

Sketch 021 of 100... Johann Kraus of Hellboy fame, the ectoplasm man.

This is the fifth in a series of Hellboy Character sketches but I might be tempted to do a few more... later.


100 Sketches in 101 Days... Update 02

Cruising along...
So far I have done 8 commissions sketches, 3 Illustrious Bits illustrations, 4 (out of 5 ) Hellboy character sketches and 5 character sketches that will eventually be part of a larger, team drawing.

More to come.

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Sketch 020 of 100... SAILOR MARS

Sketch 020 of 100... Sailor Mars.

ok, this is a bit of a cheat, this was an unfinished sketch from week 11 of Illustrious Bits Sailor Moon week... but I don't care... It'll also be one of my submissions for the "catch up" week of Illustrious Bits.


Saturday, July 14, 2012

Sketch 019 of 100... LIZ SHERMAN

Sketch 019 of 100... Liz Sherman from Hellboy.

Continuing my Hellboy character sketches... I've liked how these have come out and I'm thinking about making them in to a print set... we'll see...


Sketch 018 of 100... GAMORA

Sketch 018 of 100... Gamora of the Guardians of the Galaxy.

This one came out pretty good, at least compared to the  original layout I did...


Original Art on eBay

 Original Art of eBay... click on the image to see the auction.

and bid, bid, BID!!


CAMMY from Street Fighter

Friday, July 13, 2012

Sketch 017 of 100... LOBSTER JOHNSON

Sketch 017 of 100... Lobster Johnson of Hellboy fame.

Like Abe Sapien, Lobster Johnson is a great additional character in the Hellboy universe and I can't wait to take another shot at drawing him.


Sketch 016 of 100... WARLOCK

Sketch 016 of 100... Warlock of the New Guardians of the Galaxy.

Now I know when the guy who commissioned the Guardians team sketch, Warlock was a member of the team and now... spoilers... he a villain, but what the heck... He's gonna be there...


Tuesday, July 10, 2012

100 Sketches in 101 Days... Update 01

Just a quick update... 15 down, 85 to go and only 92 days left till the New York Comic Con.. whoo hoo!

Sketch 015 of 100... ABE SAPIEN

Sketch 015 of 100... Abe Sapien of Hellboy fame.

Continuing my Hellboy sketches, made just for me, is Hellboy's "sidekick" Abe the fish man Sapien.


Monday, July 9, 2012

Sketch 014 of 100... HELLBOY

Sketch 014 of 100... Hellboy!

This one was just for me cause I've wanted to do some Hellboy characters for a while now...

more to come...


Sketch 013 of 100... MANTIS

Sketch 013 of 100... Mantis of the new Guardians of the Galaxy.

Another character for the larger group drawing.


Sunday, July 8, 2012

Sketch 012 of 100... MOONDRAGON

Sketch 012 of 100... Moondragon of the new Guardians of the Galaxy.

She wasn't on the list for the final group drawing but as a fan of the series I know she should be there so most likely she will be in the background somewhere.


(12 sketches in 15 days... not to bad.)

Sketch 011 of 100... BLACK WIDOW

Sketch 011 of 100... Black Widow!

yet again, another long over due commission request.

Gotta love a hot red-head chick in all black leather.


Saturday, July 7, 2012

Sketch 010 of 100... HAWKEYE

Sketch 010 of 100... Hawkeye!

And yet another long overdue commission request.

Working working working...

more to come

Sketch 009 of 100... DRAX the Destroyer

Sketch 009 of 100... Drax the Destroyer.

I am working on a sketch of both the original and new Guardians of the Galaxy and just like I did last year with the Lantern Family Guys sketches, I will be drawing them all individually then putting them together for the group shot.

Drax as the first on my list...


Sketch 008 of 100... PIXIE

Sketch 008 is the X-Men team member... Pixie!

This is another long over due commission and I still have a dozen or so more to catch up on... so check back for more soon.

Now some of you might say... "wait a minute... the Robin sketch was number 006 and this is 008... where is number 007??  Or is Andrew really that bad at math??"

Nope, true believers, I'm not that bad at math but sketch 007 is done but I can't post it... yet.  It's a special gift for someone and I don't want them to see it before they get it... so as soon as I know it's in there little hands... I'll post the pic.  Promise.


Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Sketch 006 of 100... ROBIN (Stephanie Brown)

Illustrious Bits week 31... Any of Batman's Robins

Stephanie Brown... ROBIN.

One of my all time favorite Robins... not my favorite Batgirl but favorite Robin.


Sketch 005 of 100... BATTLE ARMOR THOR

This is the next to the last commission for one individual who has been waiting for a looooong time... Battle Armor Thor.


Sunday, July 1, 2012

Sketch 004 of 100... SPIRAL

This is sketch 004 of 100 Sketches... Spiral.

This is another commission that has been a long time coming...