Frank Cho Draws Mary Jane… Like You Would Expect Frank Cho To Draw Mary Jane

I've been enjoying the Liberty Meadows piggy bank I picked up at San Diego Comic Con. A strange combination of innocence and subversion. It's an area Frank Cho seems to specialise in.

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And weirdly it's one that's still present in, say, his private commission work, such as the heavily censored Mary Jane image here, created for a fan.

You can see the non-censored NSFW version here.

Apparently it took Frank quite some time.

Private ballpoint pen commission for a very, very patient art collector. (Thanks again for your patience, D.) With my hectic and uneven workload, I could only work on this piece just little bit at a time during my free periods.

I don't believe I've tackled a large Mary Jane piece before, especially in her iconic introduction. I rather enjoyed drawing this piece, and probably do another version in a slightly different pose.

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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