Giftart for Sheil ->
and my entry for her contest - beautiful Aliele with her Furry Dragon and Magical Bird.
Pencil, Photoshop 7.0, Painter IX, watercolors (textures) and many, many, maaany time.
With references - my own stocks (like trees, hands, Tropaleum Majus
, etc.) and Sheil contest drawings.
Some closeups -> [link]
Awesome contest references by =Sheil
Contest journal -> [link]