I still think of Spiderman 2 as the perfect super hero movie, and I still tear up when Aunt May tell's Peter that people need heroes. That they need someone to show them to just hold on a little bit longer.
In 2012, I created a calendar featuring the characters from Life With
Girls dressed as characters from movies that I loved and still love.
Calling it my "poor man's portfolio, it was a way that I could offer 12
high quality illustrations for a very reasonable price. The concept
behind this personal project was that the kids would have super high
quality, movie authentic costumes, and the parents would have the kind
of crummy "mom and dad made these" costumes. Each scene had to make
sense in a setting that we could reasonably be expected to set this up
if we'd done it for real. It was a lot of fun researching the real
costumes, as well as figuring out a way to make the parent's knock offs