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Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 371

6 monthes ago   |   By Paolo Rivera

Super Metroid. 2017. Ink & watercolor on paper, 9 × 12″.
Although vaguely familiar with the character, I never played Super Metroid as a kid. I found as much sweet, sweet 90s illustration as I could, and tried to channel the style, while making it my own.
It was inked with a Pentel Pocket Brush and painted with Holbein watercolors on Fabriano Watercolor Block. Total time, including research, was 4 hours.
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