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Posted by G-Man (30704 posts) - - Show Bio

Each week we cruise around the internet and gather up the coolest comic book art that you won't actually see in comic books. The reason you won' t see them is because artists often posts sketches and commissions on their blogs, Tumblrs and Twitter accounts. Doing these sketches gives them the opportunity to draw characters they might not normally get the chance to in their normal assignments. Of course they are simply too good to go unnoticed.

Skottie Young has been busy lately. He recently put in some appearances at C2E2 and Boston Comiccon. Check out all these great sketches he posted on his website.

== TEASER ==

There was a whole lot of Batman going on.

Are you ready to see The Avengers next weekend (if it hasn't already opened in your country)? Check out this "We have a Hulk" pic Paolo Rivera posted on his blog.

Daniel HDR also posted an Avengers sketch on his Tumblr. Check out his Iron Man.

Robert Atkins has made April 'Avengers Month' over at his blog. He's been posting a bunch of sketches of different Avengers. Take a look at his renditions of Captain America, Spider-Man, Thor, Iron Man and even Scarlet Spider (who wasn't really an Avenger but it's always great to see him).

Freddie E. Williams II posted a bunch of sketches on his Twitter he did at C2E2 (how did I not know he was there?!?) and Denver Comicfest.

Agnes Garbowska posted some sketches she did at Boston Comic Con on her Tumblr. Check out her Ravager vs. Wonder Girl and Jason Todd with Tim Drake.

Peter Nguyen posted a couple sketches on his Tumblr. Not sure if they're from C2E2 or another con. Take a look at Arrowette and Emma Frost.

Dan McDaid updated his blog with a few some sketches of Big Barda, Conan and Doctor Strange.

Gene Gonzales continues to post his 'Conventionless Convention' sketches on his blog. Here's his Goblin Queen and Red Sonja.

Macus To reblogged this nice Batwoman sketch by Marco Rudy.

Michael Walsh put up this cool Spider-Man sketch on his Tumblr.

Dustin Nguyen updated his Tumblr with some old sketches he did. Check out his Wonder Woman, Wolverine and Gambit.

Marcio Takara was also at Boston Comic Con. Take a look at his sketches of Skeltor, Captain America and Black Cat he posted on his Tumblr.

And finally, we know that Carol Danvers is getting a new costume when she becomes Captain Marvel. Cameron Stewart digs the design and posted his take on it on his Tumblr.

That's it for this week. You have to love convention season when artists post all the sketches they do. Be sure to check back for the next installment of Awesome Art Picks.

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#1 Posted by Blood1991 (8098 posts) - - Show Bio

Cpatain America calling Batman a Dummy head made my day.

#2 Posted by Mrakbarman (65 posts) - - Show Bio

Lots and lots of goodies !

#3 Posted by ARMIV2 (8306 posts) - - Show Bio

Man, those were all so good. That colored Spider-Man by Robert Atkins had me gawking big time.

#4 Posted by DXmagma (91 posts) - - Show Bio

EXCUSE ME. But it is clearly canon that Flash Thompson is a big fan of Spider-man, he would never think to kill him. I can't take this art seriously now. It's all ruined.

#5 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

Freddie Williams' Power Girl FTW!

#6 Posted by TheWitchingHour (1340 posts) - - Show Bio

That Skottie Young version of Gandalf and the Balrog is soooooo good.

#7 Posted by B'Town (2336 posts) - - Show Bio

I love Dark Tike!

#8 Posted by RUSTMAN (183 posts) - - Show Bio

There's a Skottie Young overload and I'm loving it!

#9 Posted by Blizaga101 (912 posts) - - Show Bio

Art was amazing this week

#10 Posted by pikahyper (11565 posts) - - Show Bio

Skottie Young FTW !!! All his pieces are awesome but that Batman/Cap is epic O.O

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#11 Posted by DarkChris (303 posts) - - Show Bio

@DXmagma said:

EXCUSE ME. But it is clearly canon that Flash Thompson is a big fan of Spider-man, he would never think to kill him. I can't take this art seriously now. It's all ruined.

My first thought exactly. But his art is great and the Iron Fist piece was really cute!

#12 Posted by LordRequiem (1309 posts) - - Show Bio

Carol Danvers' new costume only looks good with the mask in my opinion.

#13 Posted by BurnSide (53 posts) - - Show Bio

@Blood1991 said:

Cpatain America calling Batman a Dummy head made my day.

this

#14 Posted by DocFatalis (1419 posts) - - Show Bio

Quite amazing this week.

#15 Posted by Lvenger (18529 posts) - - Show Bio

That Batman/Scooby Doo picture was brilliant

#16 Posted by thechessclub (497 posts) - - Show Bio

@pikahyper said:

Skottie Young FTW !!! All his pieces are awesome but that Batman/Cap is epic O.O

This is basically all of what I was going to say=]

#17 Posted by Xaviersx (83 posts) - - Show Bio

Loved to have some of that framed and wall mounted . . . if only the money.

#18 Posted by Sharkey (55 posts) - - Show Bio

"I'M BATMAN"

"HEY BUB"

Love that Batman / Wolverine "standoff". :)

#19 Posted by IIayK (468 posts) - - Show Bio

Spider with a katana? from? there is such a comic book?

#20 Posted by Dark_Vengeance_ (14587 posts) - - Show Bio

I loved the Jason with Tim one, I think making them friends was one of the best things that the new 52 did

#21 Posted by Deranged Midget (17599 posts) - - Show Bio

Loved the First Avenger piece

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#22 Posted by Novaar (56 posts) - - Show Bio

Not a fan of the Scottie Young stuff...each to their own!

#23 Posted by The Stegman (23258 posts) - - Show Bio

Cpatain America calling Batman a Dummy head made my day.

This.
#24 Posted by azza04 (1503 posts) - - Show Bio

Rivera and Nguyen are the kings of Awesome Art Picks :D

#25 Posted by Ijan092 (117 posts) - - Show Bio

So amazing all this artworks!

#26 Posted by Fantasgasmic (1071 posts) - - Show Bio
#27 Posted by ParaDemise (32 posts) - - Show Bio

The Dynamic Duo: Batman and Scooby Doo.

#28 Posted by longbowhunter (6812 posts) - - Show Bio

Skottie Young's Rhino pic is hilarious. Love the Freddie Williams stuff this week. His Daredevil always catches my eye.

#29 Posted by Sobe Cin (599 posts) - - Show Bio

Favorite is the new Dynamic Duo. Scooby with Bats.

#30 Posted by revbucky (306 posts) - - Show Bio

This is always my favorite posting of the week. Thanks again.

#31 Posted by Gambit1024 (9890 posts) - - Show Bio

And now, all of a sudden, Frddie Williams is my new favorite artist. Holy sh*t.

And the Dark Tyke make my day :3

And that Batman/Scooby one was awesome too.

#32 Posted by fables87 (955 posts) - - Show Bio

I really like Skottie Young's work!

#33 Posted by primepower53 (5686 posts) - - Show Bio

so...much...amazing....art.

#34 Posted by X35 (5981 posts) - - Show Bio

Skottie Young <3

#35 Posted by shawn87 (2095 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome collection this week

#36 Posted by Fuchsia_Nightingale (10180 posts) - - Show Bio

Coolness.

#37 Posted by feargalr (1154 posts) - - Show Bio

Scottie Young ftw

#38 Posted by Kal'smahboi (3491 posts) - - Show Bio

Aw, Ace :)

#39 Posted by GeekyEverAfter (344 posts) - - Show Bio

Awesome artwork! But,does Wonder Woman really have a secret identity?

#40 Posted by MoonstoneEvil (138 posts) - - Show Bio

Wow nice! Especially those sketches by Skottie Young, so awesome! :D

#41 Posted by The Impersonator (5089 posts) - - Show Bio

Missed the old Scarlet Spider.

Ms. Marvel still looks kinda marvellous. =P

#42 Posted by Pokeysteve (8130 posts) - - Show Bio

More Freddie Williams! The Joker tea bagging Batman was pretty funny too.

#43 Posted by EdwardWindsor (14408 posts) - - Show Bio

Gandalf and gambit pics are awesome

#44 Edited by ArtisticNeedham (2234 posts) - - Show Bio

So many awesome pictures! I love them all, especially the Chainsaw Vigilante and the Batman/Scooby Doo reunion. Just to name two. OK, to name three more. Cap calling Batman a Dummy Head, Jack from Adventure Time, and Baby Dr. Strange.

I just wanted to join the fun, here is something by Mike Allred:

#45 Posted by GValo (14 posts) - - Show Bio

Oh man, Freddie Williams does some great work. The Tim Drake and Skeletor drawings are fantastic.

I also love that in the Man at Arms drawing, he has an Orko sketched out in the background

#46 Posted by Miss_Garrick (1757 posts) - - Show Bio

Great stuff, except for Skottie Young. His work is so bad, I felt queasy.

#47 Posted by WZA (32 posts) - - Show Bio

Loving this art :D

#48 Posted by CitizenJP (594 posts) - - Show Bio

So many amazing artists!

#49 Posted by Zjd106 (80 posts) - - Show Bio

So if I ever want anything dramatic I should look for Freddie E Williams and Everything else Skottie Young?

#50 Posted by Sky_Jokiel (304 posts) - - Show Bio

Sooooo much amazing all up in this post lol...

Favourites have to be:

Paolo Rivera life like Hulk and Atkins 3rd Capt... Simply amazing