Panels from Patsy and Hedy #88 (June 1963), script by Stan Lee, art by Al Hartley
Well, see, that's your problem right there. Nobody's gonna recognize Kirby if he looks like this:
Because everybody knows Kirby looks like this:
Cover of FOOM! #11 (September 1975), art by Jack Kirby and Joe SInnott
And so say all of us!