Today in the mail I received my blank sketch cover of 2016 IDW TMNT Universe #1. I was inspired and decided to sketch a close up of Krang’s face. One thing led to another and here you go. I used a black sharpie and some oil pastel crayons. I then sprayed it with a clear sealant. What do you think? I might sell it on ebay if anybody is interested.
Before submitting the final cover art to CBCS for grading and encapsulation, I went back over it with more inking and sharpie. I then added a tone of green and purple light sources from both sides of Krang’s face. The comic book was submitted for a yellow label graded book at CBCS in Clearwater, FL in late September. I should get the book back by early January 2017. Which do you like more? Here is the final submitted book: