The Halloween image of the day, leading up to the big night itself. Steve Rude http://www.rudedudeproductions.com/ is an extraordinary talent in sequential art and painting, known by most everyone who loves the comics. His character "The Moth" will be getting some special silky smooth attention on this here blog.
What we have here is one of the icons of the Universal Horror Monsters, from THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON. Known as "Gill-Man" by afficionados, the original design of the Creature sprang from Millicent Patrick's classy-dame fingertips, ripped off here from IMDB.com:
Anyway, Steve Rude's rendition is pretty awesome, you have to admit.