Thursday, February 24, 2011

The Cricket!!!


Thought today's blog post would take a break from my graphic novel and just do something for shits and giggles. My buddy Ralph Apel has created his own comic book character, THE CRICKET! I was checking out his blog and got the bug (pardon the pun) to draw the Cricket. Dig it!

10 comments:

  1. Little known fact. Did you know that The Cricket's brown outfit is the same color as Frank Einstein's hair in Mike Allred's Madman books?

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  2. No wonder I had a hard time telling what color it was! Madman's hair looks that weirdish brown/gray. Hard to match.

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  3. I remember when i was coming up with the character design i had a really specific color of brown in mind. I could not for the life of me come up with it in photoshop. I tried every shade of brown, but it was either too brown or too gray. I think the first time i used Frank's hair was from
    THIS PICTURE:
    http://media.comicvine.com/uploads/0/40/79331-144986-atomics_large.jpg

    The brown/gray you found was perfect!!

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