This has to be my favorite painting at this point. I used reference, but I've stylized it so much and used so much of my own creative choices that this painting really feels like me. If I've been trying to accomplish anything, it's something like this and I really do believe I can only continue to grow as an artist.
Oh, and she has a cute tattoo on her hip that says "le merow" with a kitty. I love kitties <3