This week's pick:

Great Masters of Art: JOE KUBERT & SERGIO TOPPI

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Black Beetle by Ramón Pérez




here i go - sneaking in again last minute. actually i fudged the post time...otherwise i would have been overlapping johnny recon...

(btw fantastic piece m!tch - where do you find the time. damn)

anyway, here's my addition to the fantastic line-up of renditions starring francesco's pulp hero. i want to own a comic starting this guy. hell, i'd love to draw a comic starring this guy :)

enough babbling, it's bedtime...

g'night.

13 comments:

Nathan Fairbairn said...

Holy shit I love this so much. I want to take it home with me. So iconic! And the detailing on the costume is killer. Wow. Way to cap off a week of great beetles, Ramon!

Brian Meredith said...

A fantastic piece!

ANDY KUHN said...

really great drawing, ramon. love the shapes!

Declan Shalvey said...

Damn you Ramon. This is gorgeous.

A wonderfully designed piece. Lovely, fluid drawing.

I give up.

tomfowler said...

we're going to have to start calling you mr. saturday night.

i love it. that's a very spry beetle.

Mr. Hawthorne said...

That's f-ing awesome! I love this so bad. :)

Mike

Alan said...

Incredibly stylish

tomfowler said...

"sunday" night.

(i should never comment in the morning.)

Francesco Francavilla said...

HELLYEAH! Poster ready! :D
Great design and lines!
Thank you so much for making time, Ramon, this was totally worth the wait! :D

Cheers,
Francesco

Mitch Gerads said...

Holy Yes, Batman! This is awesome, Ramon! The costuming is absolutely perfect! So much fun and so iconic!

Steve Bryant said...

What a graceful figure and an elegant design. Oh, and super-slick inks! Dynamite!

--Steve

Ron Salas said...

Way to go to sneak this in, Ramon! As has been said before, what a fantastic design.
God, it makes me jealous.

Dan McDaid said...

God-damn - this is amazing. Neat composition, glorious inks. Iconic stuff, Ramon!