A poem I wrote a few years back, an elegy for the seventies, really, but I thought it was especially appropriate today...
THE BRIDE OF GALACTUS
Daniel Smith watercolor + Mac
I wasn't the biggest Kirby fan growing up, my cohort and I were more wowed by the new hotshots, Art Adams, Sienkiewicz, Perez; but I've come to appreciate him as I've gotten older, especially his cosmic stuff.
Greetings from our new South of the Border studio in Mexico! Wait, what? Mexico!?
"You can't teach a hammer to love nails, son"
I will rise with my red hair / And I eat men like air – Sylvia Plath, Lady Lazarus
Moonstone from the Thunderbolts done as a 50's B-Movie Space Supervixen...
Starfire from the New Teen Titans
I've been fooling around with copics, I'm not a convert yet, but I'm interested in seeing what a grayscale (b&w) base with a watercolor (color) wash over would yield, so these were unofficial experiments with copic b&w work.