So here we are.
There are many wild things living here - dozens with yellow eyes, gnashing teeth, terrible claws - and there is a king of the wild things. This one is called Max.
The cover is loosely based on, This is Paris. Below are works in progress, as well as images that inspired the drawing above, which is pen and gouache on bristol.
WiP - inking in text over blueline
WiP - after mask removed
Surrounded by reference materials and cup 'o java!
This is Paris, p.12
This is Paris, p.50