Alright, third try at doing an homage to this Adrian Smith piece from Realms of Chaos for my book Black Metal Amazons of the Devoured Land.
(You can click all these to enlarge)
So, to review. Here's Adrian's original, pencil on paper:
Here's my first attempt, pen and ink, full color:
Adrian clearly rips my jaw off and feeds it to me
Round two, black ink only:
Nice bits but still a clear victory for the alphabetically hegemonic Smith.