Friday, 12 November 2010

DON'T ASK - JUST BUY IT!


Pencils by Kirby, inks, colours & lettering by Robson

 Thirteen years ago, The JACK KIRBY COLLECTOR printed
a stat of a pencil drawing of ORION - and asked readers to send in
their inked version of the pic.  I never got around to it at the time, but
later - and for my own amusement - I used a sheet of tracing paper to
ink the piece and then decided to have a go at colouring it as well.  I
only had some acrylic inks and felt-tipped pens, so that's what I
used.  So here it is (above) in all its glory.

For good measure, shown below is the black and white
inked version.  When I get a chance, I'll dig out the issue
of JKC and post the copy of the pencils.

Inked with Windsor & Newton #3 sable brush

2 comments:

cerebus660 said...

Nice work! It must be daunting inking The King's pencils, but you've really caught his style.

Kid said...

Thanks, glad you liked it.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...