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  • Johan Cruyff commission portrait by Ghen Martin comic illustrator manchester

    Young Johan Cruyff

    13″ video of the drawing process, from the blank paper to the full portrait. You can see more portraits of this same series at The Graphic Path/Portfolio/Magazine-Portraits here. Below this text, the final artwork in full detail. This commission was the first time for me to portrait a famous footballer, in this occassion a young […]

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    Old Man Logan Sketch Cover

    Continuing on with the new series of magazine portraits, here is the one for Old Man Logan’s sketch cover. The art for this was drawn traditionally in pencils then scanned and inked digitally using Affinity Photo. You can check out the pencils below.  

  • magazine portraits by Ghen Martin comic illustrator manchester

    What if I imagine a magazine cover

    A 13″ video to show the whole process of drawing the first of my new series of magazine portraits at The Graphic Path. And below this text the final artwork in good size. The final artwork was drawn in pencil on a Bristol Board illustration paper (size: A3 or 11″ x 17″), using a Pentel Automatic […]

  • Commissions-Star Wars-Rancor

    Commissions-Star Wars-Rancor Luke Skywalker defeats the monster putting a bone into its mouth This is the final artwork of the Commissions-Star Wars-Rancor. I decided to take at special moment from Star Wars: Episode VI -The Return of the Jedi, when Luke Skywalker is thrown into the Rancor’s pitt by Jabba the Hutt. That scene gives us one of those […]

  • Angry Superman by comic illustrator Ghen Martin

    Batman vs Superman or why Superman should be very angry after watching this film

      Batman vs Superman or why Superman should be very angry after watching this film Full film review by Ghen Martin First of all. I am a huge Superman fan. That should be clear to any of those who had a look around my website, so this film review is written by someone who loves the character. This is […]

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    Christopher Lee plays Dracula

    Christopher Lee plays Dracula A tribute to Hammer Films’ Dracula Last Friday was the anniversary of ‘Nosferatu’, first Bram Stoker Dracula’s adaptation to the big screen. Since then, there has been a lot of different versions of the most famous vampire ever created but, for me, there’s something unique when Christopher Lee plays Dracula and Peter Cushing is also there as professor […]

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    George Kennedy, the strong good guy

    George Kennedy, the strong good guy “Dragline” in Cool Hand Luke and officer Bumper Morgan in The Blue Knight TV show George Kennedy contributed to make bigger the list of great supporting actors who endorse the movie stars and help them to be what they are; they wouldn’t be there without people like him by their […]

  • Zach Galifianakis by Ghen Martin

    Zach Galifianakis by Ghen Martin Be sure of something, this actor will make you laugh If I had to choose one comedy actor right now, I wouldn’t hesitate for a moment: Zach Galifianakis. He’s got a special comedy touch, which makes him different from the rest of the new generation comedians. I have written a quick short list, […]

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    Michael Caine by Ghen Martin

    Michael Caine by Ghen Martin 10 films that confirm why he is one of the best actors at cinema history Michael Caine (March 14th de 1933, Rotherhithe, London, United Kingdom). It doesn’t matter that he plays supporting roles as a butler, working for Batman, or that he shares screen shots with Lawrence Olivier in masterpiece Sleuth (Joseph Leo […]

  • The Shade of A Tree

    The Shade of A Tree

    The Shade of a Tree Solo piano by Manolo González The Shade of A Tree is the title of a beautiful solo piano piece, composed and played by my friend Manolo González. I thought of this pencil on paper of an Underwood typewriter I had drawn some time ago, as a good visual metaphor of the […]

  • Pin Ups

    This will be the first of a series of pin ups, which will include some classic comic book characters and some new ones created by me. The art for this pinup was inked and colored digitally, from a pencil on paper drawing done from a photo. Once more, I followed the tracks of Kirby’s style, […]

  • Jack Kirby’s 98th Birthday

    Jack Kirby’s 98th Birthday A tribute to Jack “the King” Kirby and his art Jack Kirby’s 98th birthday was a big reason to collaborate for the first time with The Kirby Museum, through its page Kirby Vision, which celebrates Jack Kirby’s art with contributions from a great group of fans. I used as a reference […]