— [3:21:50 PM] Xaila (3/23/14)
ive always liked the no visible eyes look, ever since i first laid eyes on the armor bruce wore in batman vs predator. that look was slick, and im still waiting for it to appear in an arkham game. but i digress. figured i could do cass differently from what i typically end up with whenever i draw a batgirl. needed her to look just as cool as robin
changed up the finned gauntlet layout, and decided they could slide forward and mount the back of her hands if she wanted to do more damage, long armoured sleeves that end short and expose some skin. gave her legs a bit of give, cant imagine skin tight armour has much flex to it. the wide collar can be brought up over her mouth and sealed off in situations that call for it.
Oh my god this is amazing.
About a week ago, I got three yards of fabric in the wrong shade of blue along with more gold satin than anyone could ever use. Instead of trying to return it, I improvised, and made this little dress inspired by Captain Marvel’s gorgeous new uniform.
Long story short: A few days ago, cartoonist MariNaomi wrote an op-ed about being harassed by professional comic-book writer Scott Lobdell on a panel at a convention. MariNaomi was very careful to avoid identifying information, but Lobdell apparently read the piece and…