I've completed a series of three illustrations to be used for an upcoming portfolio/blog page. I've added a test of a retro-halftone effect to one of the illustrations. I intend to take this a bit further and use the effect on appropriately era-specific comic colors for some upcoming comics.
Retro halftone detail.
I'm sorta-kinda expected to make really saturated, gaudy works, and I constantly want to change and grow, so the gimmicky halftone thing is a nice distraction that keeps things from becoming boring.
I'm also committing myself to making pro bono work for causes I believe in such as animal rights - here's a sketch for an upcoming benefit album cover: