Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Kitty Pryde has always been an interesting character in that she was always depicted as a "regular girl" in the midst of so many statuesque glamor gal superheroes. We met her as an insecure kid in the pages of Uncanny X-Men and have been able to watch her mature in her emotions and abilities over the years.
I chose a Paul Smith image for this cover. He illustrated one of my favorite runs on the X-Men, the awesome and under-appreciated Leave it to Chance, and the great mini-series The Golden Age. Here are a couple of sketches by this very talented artist: