That's just showing off, Wry.
Di you know that this s.o.b. is
a) Self thaught
there goes my years of studiying!
Originally Posted by Shin Densetsu
I can see what you're going for but I think this piece would benefit from thicker contour lines overall, and inked lines on the body. The intricate detail lines and whatnot are washed out by the color. Looks good but would look better with what I mentioned above. You never want the colors to compromise the integrity of your linework.
I think the opposite.
The effect is on purpose, and it's a modern style of coloring. IDW uses it a lot on covers.
In this particular case, it stands out because Wry uses a slightly different style which is cool.
*sounds like Dial tone!