The critter in the middle of this sketch:
inspired Eric to create this one:
WOW! I don't know about you, but this one knocks it out of the park for me! Eric really took the doodle and made it his own character!
I love Eric's work... he has a talent that has hints of Robert Crumb and Gary Baseman with a unique blend of other influences. You can (and should) check out his site to see more of his stuff. Not only is he a great artist, he's a great guy!
Besides... anyone who can make a turd with crab claws look cool is a master in my book: