T-shirt illustration done for Spiral Direct. Great fun to do!
The background is black because the illustration are to be used on black clothing only.
If you are into hardcore heavy metal stuff, then I guess their site is something for you: [link]
Reference used for the pose. Painted using Photoshop CS2 with a Wacom Intuos tablet, as usual.
Close-ups and progress steps on my site: [link]