Ouch, this one took a looong time
... but was fun, as always
Original ref: [link]
This picture kept popping up while I was searching for references for my last TRON piece and finally decided I had to paint it. Such a great and fun expression
I changed him up quite a bit to make him fit his character from one of my favorite teen sport/chick flicks; "Stick It"
Airbrush, Dodge/Burn tool for detail and Sharpen/Blur tool for finishing touches!
Also with the help of Photoshop Skin texture brushes!