This is the tonal cover I did for X-Factor #43. I wanted something a little softer than just bold B&W ink for this, so I decided to use some water soluble graphite pencils, ink wash, and some white acrylic highlights.
The final coloured version is here: [link]X-FACTOR #43
Written by PETER DAVID
Penciled by VALENTINE DE LANDRO
Cover by DAVID YARDIN
X-Factor draws one step closer to determining who is targeting former mutants for death...but the answer may wind up hitting too close to home. Meanwhile, Cyclops has a very particular mission that could spell the end for Madrox and his new partner. And Rictor finds himself in a battle to the death with...nah. Why ruin the surprise?
32 PGS./Rated T+